AGC Partners Advises BreakingPoint on its Sale to Ixia

AGC Partners is pleased to announce that its client, BreakingPoint Systems, the pioneer and global provider of Actionable Security Intelligence (ASI) solutions that predict and prevent the impact of attacks and application load, has been sold to Ixia, a leading, global provider of converged IP and wireless network test and visibility solutions. The acquisition of BreakingPoint enables Ixia to provide an end-to-end solution that monitors, tests and optimizes converged networks. With a team led by Maria Lewis Kussmaul, AGC Partners acted as sole financial advisor to BreakingPoint Systems.

Maria and her team at AGC served as BreakingPoint’s trusted advisor through a comprehensive and highly efficient process that culminated with the successful sale to Ixia.Through every step of the way, including complex final negotiations, AGC led BreakingPoint with professionalism and a deep commitment to our shareholders. My team and our investors couldn’t be more pleased with the results, and we look forward to working with AGC again in the future. Des Wilson, CEO of BreakingPoint

AGC Partners acted as sole financial advisor to BreakingPoint in August, 2012