Wallace Advises on Major Deal in the Life Sciences Sector

Press Release

Wallace acted as legal adviser on the sale of long standing client IDBS, a leader in enterprise scientific informatics platforms, on its sale to the life sciences platform of Danaher Corporation, a global science and technology innovator with more than 20 operating companies worldwide spanning healthcare, environmental and industrial sectors.

Founded by entrepreneur Neil Kipling, IDBS provides innovative enterprise data management, analytics and modelling software for R&D and science-driven companies. Corporate Partner at Wallace, David Judah has represented IDBS and founder Neil Kipling from their early days and is proud to have helped IDBS on its journey to become a world leading company in its field. The company’s E-WorkBook Cloud platform, which was recently named Cloud Product of the Year at the National Technology Awards, provides critical R&D data management and lab informatics capabilities to drive innovation at over 200 large global enterprises such as Pfizer, Roche, Cargill and BASF.

David Judah led the Wallace team on the deal with assistance from Corporate Associates Sam Martin and Jocelyn Harris-Cooke and Technology Partner Frank Jennings.