Thompson Street Capital Partners (TSCP), a private equity firm based in St. Louis, has announced the acquisition of Alpharetta, Georgia-based ControlScan, Inc., (ControlScan) a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) and plans to bring EchoSat, Inc. under the ControlScan brand. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
ControlScan (www.controlscan.com) specializes in providing the technical expertise and security know-how that enables businesses to predict, protect and defend against cyber security threats. The Company’s services allow smaller firms to have the same level of protection enjoyed by large corporations, without the same level of expense.
Said Jim Cooper, Managing Partner of TSCP, “We are delighted to have acquired ControlScan and the specialized services the Company brings with it. ControlScan lets us provide customers with a wide range of enhanced cyber security capabilities that will allow them to go about their business without having to worry about hackers and network breaches – and stay in compliance with the PCI DSS.”
Mr. Cooper added, “We enthusiastically welcome this great organization and its fine management to the Thompson Street family.”