Zurich-based Sherpany acquired by US-based Datasite: Know more



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Minnesota-based Datasite, a SaaS company, announced on Thursday that has acquired Sherpany, a Zurich-based board reporting and meeting management software provider. 

However, the terms of the agreement are not disclosed, and the transaction is expected to close in Q1 2024, subject to closing conditions.

Founded in 2011, Sherpany’s software allows professionals to increase productivity by streamlining board and general meeting preparation, execution, and archiving. 

Post-acquisition, the Swiss company will run as a strategic business unit within Datasite and function as a standalone entity, supported by Datasite’s ongoing investment.

“Creating a world where every meeting counts has been Sherpany’s mission from the very start,” says Tobias Häckermann, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sherpany. 

“Datasite and Sherpany have a shared passion for leveraging technology to streamline business processes and boost organisational productivity. We are excited to further expand the scope and reach of our board collaboration and meeting management solutions with Datasite,” adds Häckermann. 

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“Datasite is committed to delivering products that enable professionals to execute complex, strategic projects,” says Rusty Wiley, President & Chief Executive Officer of Datasite. 

“The acquisition of Sherpany extends our product suite with advanced functionality that facilitates board collaboration and meeting management, further enhancing organisational productivity. We look forward to integrating these capabilities into the Datasite platform, adding significant value for our customers,” adds Wiley. 


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Vigneshwar Ravichandran

Vigneshwar has been a News Reporter at Silicon Canals since 2018. A seasoned technology journalist with almost a decade of experience, he covers the European startup ecosystem, from AI and Web3 to clean energy and health tech. Previously, he was a content producer and consumer product reviewer for leading Indian digital media, including NDTV, GizBot, and FoneArena. He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Instrumentation in Chennai and a Diploma in Broadcasting Journalism in New Delhi.

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