Versalinx has been sold to DuckerFrontier, a portfolio company of Boathouse Capital

Oaklins DeSilva+Phillips represented Versalinx, a global provider of B2B events, in its sale to DuckerFrontier, a portfolio company of Boathouse Capital. 

Versalinx is a global provider of B2B events with a unique focus on the global pharmaceutical industry. The company successfully engages high-level executives in an immersive conference experience including plenary sessions, targeted breakout sessions, intimate round table discussions and unique network events. Versalinx operates events in the US, Europe and Asia.

Frontier Strategy Group, the leading information and advisory services partner to multinational company executives operating in emerging markets, acquired Ducker Worldwide, a global B2B research and consulting firm serving the automotive, heavy equipment, industrial, building products and private equity industries. The combined company provides unrivaled market research and executive advisory services based on decades of experience supporting the strategic decisions of more than 700 companies.


Transaction TypeM&A Sell-side
Sold ToDuckerFrontier
DateNovember 2018