January 21, 2022

Francisco Partners to Acquire IBM’s Healthcare Data and Analytics Assets

IBM Release  /  IBM
IBM Watson Health CTO, Ted TannerIBM Watson Health CTO, Ted Tanner

Upon close, acquisition to position new standalone company for next phase of growth

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses, today announced that the companies have signed a definitive agreement under which Francisco Partners will acquire healthcare data and analytics assets from IBM that are currently part of the Watson Health business. Read more: 

Editor's note: Charleston resident, Theodore Tanner, will serve as CTO