GAINSystems Gets Strategic Growth Investment from Francisco Partners

GAINSystems, a rapidly growing provider of advanced Supply Chain Planning and Inventory Optimization solutions, has announced a significant growth investment from Francisco Partners, a global technology-focused investment firm, the company said.

This transaction represents the first institutional capital invested into the company. CEO Bill Benton and members of the GAINSystems management team are retaining a controlling ownership stake.

GAINSystems combines innovative deployment approaches with comprehensive supply chain optimization solutions — delivering sustained results with little risk. Its holistic approach considers comprehensive profit/cost and variability across supply & demand in a dynamic fashion for every SKU across the enterprise (and, increasingly, among enterprises). To learn more visit www.GAINSystems.com.

Francisco Partners is a global investment firm that specializes in technology and technology-enabled businesses. Since its launch 20 years ago, Francisco Partners has raised more than USD 24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. For more information on Francisco Partners, visit www.franciscopartners.com.