Ninth Strategic Acquisition in 24 Months Continues Aggressive National Expansion
ATLANTA – August 4, 2022 – Cogent Growth Partners (CGP), the leading IT Services mergers and acquisitions advisory firm nationwide, today announced that it assisted Meriplex, a national leader in managed cybersecurity and IT solutions, in its asset acquisition of Cyberian Technologies. Indiana-based Cyberian Technologies provides custom managed IT, cloud, consulting, and security solutions for growth-focused businesses in the local market and expands Meriplex’s presence in the Midwest.
“Being acquired by Meriplex means that our customers can benefit from a more expansive offering of IT solutions designed to improve business efficiency,” said Brody Ertel, partner and owner, Cyberian Technologies. “Being part of a larger organization with more resources and career options will benefit our employees as well.”
In the past two years, Meriplex has executed nine strategic acquisitions during its ambitious push to become the country’s leading MSP/MSSP (Managed Services Provider/Managed Security Service Provider).
“Meriplex continues its strategy in achieving a true national presence by acquiring MSPs that have a winning culture, superior technical resources, and are resolute in their pursuit to deliver excellent customer service,” said David Henley, CEO of Meriplex. “We appreciate our partnership with Cogent and the fact that they introduced us to the leadership team at Cyberian. Meriplex is now able to expand and support the Midwest region.”
Cogent Growth Partners has closed more than 150 M&A transactions in the MSP and IT services space.
“In addition to facilitating this most recent transaction, Cogent is honored to have been chosen by Meriplex for repeated M&A opportunities,” said Rick Murphy, CEO and Managing Partner, Cogent Growth Partners. “Meriplex, like many of our other clients, have combined organic growth and strategically executed acquisitions to fuel national expansion and build an ever-widening portfolio of IT services.”
Meriplex is a managed cybersecurity, IT, and SD-WAN solutions provider that enables transformation by combining secure, innovative technology with advanced expertise. As a trusted partner, we deliver business-driven solutions that provide the scalability and support needed to power growth for organizations. To learn more, visit www.meriplex.com.
About Cyberian Technologies
Since 2005, Cyberian Technologies, a full-service IT integration company, has specialized in improving technology efficiencies through proactive engagements in managed IT and project services. Cyberian caters to each client’s unique business and IT environments by examining the existing technical infrastructure and developing a custom service and support plan that best meets the client’s business needs.
About Cogent Growth Partners
Cogent Growth Partners, the leading IT Services mergers and acquisitions advisory firm nationwide with more than 150 closed transactions since 2010, taps into the growth opportunities found in America’s IT businesses. Cogent accelerates the M&A process with a set of proprietary tools and processes that enable buyers and sellers to stay focused on running their respective businesses. Anyone who wants to know why Cogent is different, need look no further than their promise: Providing Transaction Therapy™ for IT Business Owners. For more information, email [email protected], visit www.cogentmergers.com or call (678) 820-5288.