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Grayshift is a leading and trusted provider of digital forensics solutions.

Grayshift, LLC

  • Industry Technology
  • Type M&A Buy-Side

Grayshift is a leading provider of mobile device digital forensics, specializing in lawful access and extraction. Grayshift solutions are purpose-built to help law enforcement and government investigative agencies swiftly resolve critical investigations and ensure public safety. The Company's innovative GrayKey technology provides same-day access, complete control, and comprehensive data extraction from mobile devices. Designed and assembled in the United States, GrayKey is trusted by over 1,200 agencies across 35 countries worldwide.

Croft & Bender recognized that Grayshift’s market leadership position in a rapidly growing and unique industry would make it an attractive investment opportunity for a growth-oriented, software-focused investment firm. Croft & Bender, which had an established relationship with both the management team at Grayshift and with Thoma Bravo, introduced the parties and helped facilitate the transaction.

Croft & Bender helped its client, Thoma Bravo, successfully consummate a strategic growth investment in Grayshift.