Telecommunications, Media & Technology

IntaForensics (January 2021)

Limerston Capital portfolio company Forensic Access Limited (“Forensic Access”) has acquired IntaForensics Limited (“IntaForensics”). Keystone Partners advised the vendors of IntaForensics.

Based in Nuneaton, IntaForensics specialises in digital forensics and cyber security, whilst also developing the leading digital case work management software in the market, LIMA. It offers digital forensic services to law enforcement and government agencies, providing analyses and reports for legal cases in criminal defence, family law, intellectual property theft, dispute resolution, and commercial and civil litigation.  The company is also a leader in cyber security, providing incident response, penetration testing, payment-fraud investigations and security assessor services to a range of clients.

Oxfordshire based Forensic Access is a leader in the provision of forensic science and support services to the UK criminal justice system and the acquisition of IntaForensics is the first step in an ambitious growth strategy aimed at creating a leading international forensic and criminal justice services organisation.  

Forensic Access is part of the larger Limerston Capital-backed AFA International, led by CEO and Forensic Access founder Prof Angela Gallop, CBE.

Adam Rowlands, Partner of Keystone commented:

“I am delighted to have advised Andrew Frowen on the sale of IntaForensics to Forensic Access. The deal brings an important new area of expertise to Forensic Access and provides a platform for the further commercial development of IntaForensics’ specialist digital forensics capabilities.”

Andrew Frowen, CEO of IntaForensics said:

“This is a tremendous opportunity for both companies and a testament to the tireless investment of effort and dedication from all the staff at IntaForensics since we created the company in 2006. We are incredibly proud of all that we have achieved on our journey to become one of the market-leaders in the delivery of accredited digital forensics, PFI investigations and cyber security services.”

Rachel Jansen, Chief Executive of Forensic Access added:

“We are delighted to bring into the fold Andrew Frowen and his outstanding forensic and cyber teams from IntaForensics. We jointly share the strategy and vision of providing leading support to our valued customers through investment in technology, quality and innovation. The businesses are in a fantastic position to deliver further growth in the coming years working with the experienced team at Limerston Capital.”