Eden Prairie, MN
Fortra (formerly, HelpSystems) is a leading provider of security and compliance, systems and network management, and business intelligence solutions. The company serves more than 17,000 organizations globally, providing their IT departments with software and services that encrypt and secure data, monitor and automate processes, and enable access to information. Founded in 1982, Fortra has offices around the world and customers ranging in size from small businesses to Fortune 500 organizations.
Charlesbank invested in Fortra in 2019, as part of a new investor group that joined existing investors, management and employees. The company is focused on organic and acquisitive growth, as well as expansion into additional markets.