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Investcorp buys Avira for reported USD 180 mln

Thursday 9 April 2020 | 10:53 CET | News
Alternative investment manager Investcorp has acquired Germany-based cyber security company Avira. With Investcorp as shareholder, Avira said that it will have the support to expand the customer base for its security software globally. The acquisition represents the first institutional investment in Avira since it was founded in 1986 by Tjark Auerbach.

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Categories: Internet / IT
Companies: Avira
Countries: World
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