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Investments

6

Portfolio Exits

19

Funds

5

Partners & Customers

2

Service Providers

3

About Arlington Capital Partners

Arlington Capital Partners is a Washington, DC-based private equity fund focused on middle-market buyout investment opportunities in growth industries, including government contracting, aerospace/defense, federal and commercial IT and engineering services, media, education & training, healthcare services, and business services & outsourcing.

Arlington Capital Partners Headquarter Location

5425 Wisconsin Avenue Suite 200

Chevy Chase, Maryland, 20815,

United States

202-337-7500

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Arlington Capital Partners’ Portfolio Company, BlueHalo, Announces the Acquisition of Asymmetrik

Nov 23, 2021

November 23, 2021 05:00 AM Eastern Standard Time WASHINGTON--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Arlington Capital Partners (“Arlington”) today announced that its portfolio company, BlueHalo, a leading provider of advanced engineering solutions and technology to the national security community, has acquired Asymmetrik Ltd (“Asymmetrik”). Founded in 2008, Asymmetrik is a leading developer of software solutions and technology tools used to enable the Intelligence Community’s (“IC”) most advanced programs. With a strong presence in Ft. Meade, MD and Northern Virginia, Asymmetrik delivers leading Open Source Intelligence (“OSINT”) technologies to enable the collection and analysis of Publicly Available Information (“PAI”). The company has extensive experience developing applications across multiple domains including OSINT, AI/ML, cryptocurrency, block chain analytics, real-time streaming analytics, cybersecurity, and federated search. With over 120 employees based out of the company’s Annapolis Junction, MD headquarters, Asymmetrik has developed a robust suite of solutions which the company has successfully deployed across multiple agencies within the IC. BlueHalo is a rapidly expanding national security platform with market-leading capabilities spanning directed energy, cUAS, space superiority, space technology, advanced RF, autonomy, cyber, and SIGINT. The acquisition of Asymmetrik is highly complementary to BlueHalo’s Cyber and SIGINT franchise, providing differentiated software development capabilities underpinned by a culture of excellence in engineering. Further, this combination with BlueHalo creates a formidable player in OSINT technologies for the IC with a broad collection of products and capabilities that leverage PAI and complement National asset collection to create enriched data sets and actionable insights for intelligence professionals. “Asymmetrik has built a world-class, mission-focused business on the foundation of its people and its culture. We could not be more thrilled to welcome the Asymmetrik team to BlueHalo as we bring our combined capabilities to bear solving some of the IC’s most challenging problems. The combination of Asymmetrik’s and BlueHalo’s deep technical capabilities, cultures of excellence, and focus on the mission will only further enhance our ability to serve our customers most important and complex needs,” said Jonathan Moneymaker, Chief Executive Officer of BlueHalo. David Wodlinger, a Partner at Arlington Capital Partners, said “The market for OSINT technologies is expanding rapidly as customers seek to capitalize on the proliferation of open source data that increasingly is becoming foundational to the intelligence collection and analysis process. Asymmetrik is a standout performer in developing innovative software tools that advance the capabilities within this discipline and we are delighted to bring such an innovative company into BlueHalo.” Amit Singh, Co-Founder and CTO of Asymmetrik, and Mike Frentz, Co-Founder and CEO of Asymmetrik, shared, “We are excited to welcome the next chapter of the Asymmetrik story under the banner of BlueHalo and provide our new and existing customers a more expansive set of tools, capabilities, and resources driving a tangible impact to the critical and ever-evolving mission at hand. We could not have found a better partner in BlueHalo where together, we will continue to tackle the most challenging problems our customers are facing.” Henry Albers, a Vice President at Arlington Capital Partners, said “Asymmetrik has earned the trust of the IC’s most demanding customers by creating software that addresses the hardest challenges in OSINT collection and analysis. With access to BlueHalo’s extensive resources, infrastructure, and past performance, we believe the company is well positioned to capitalize on numerous growth opportunities.” Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton served as legal counsel to BlueHalo. Chertoff Capital served as financial advisor and Holland & Knight served as legal counsel to Asymmetrik. About BlueHalo BlueHalo is purpose-built to provide industry-leading capabilities in the domains of Space Superiority, Space Technology, Directed Energy/cUAS, Autonomy, Advanced RF, Cyber, and SIGINT. BlueHalo focuses on inspired engineering to develop, transition, and field next generation capabilities to solve the most complex challenges of our customer's critical missions and reestablish our national security posture in the near-peer contested arena. www.bluehalo.com About Arlington Capital Partners Arlington Capital Partners is a Washington, DC-based private equity firm that is currently investing out of Arlington Capital Partners V, L.P., a $1.7 billion fund. The firm has managed approximately $4.0 billion of committed capital via five investment funds. Arlington is focused on middle market investment opportunities in growth industries including government services and technology, aerospace & defense, healthcare, and business services and software. The firm’s professionals and network have a unique combination of operating and private equity experience that enable Arlington to be a value-added investor. Arlington invests in companies in partnership with high quality management teams that are motivated to establish and/or advance their company’s position as leading competitors in their field. www.arlingtoncap.com Contacts Arlington Capital Partners Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Arlington Capital Partners Investments

6 Investments

Arlington Capital Partners has made 6 investments. Their latest investment was in Unison as part of their Private Equity on June 6, 2010.

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Arlington Capital Partners Investments Activity

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

6/17/2010

Private Equity

Unison

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1

11/15/2007

Private Equity - II

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$99M

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10

2/5/2007

Private Equity

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$99M

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10

8/8/2000

Series B

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$99M

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10

6/12/2000

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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10

Date

6/17/2010

11/15/2007

2/5/2007

8/8/2000

6/12/2000

Round

Private Equity

Private Equity - II

Private Equity

Series B

Unattributed VC

Company

Unison

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Amount

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

10

10

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Arlington Capital Partners Portfolio Exits

19 Portfolio Exits

Arlington Capital Partners has 19 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Octo Consulting on December 15, 2020.

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Exit

Companies

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Acquirer

Sources

12/15/2020

Merger

1

8/22/2019

Acq - Fin - II

1

2/11/2019

Acquired

$991

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Date

12/15/2020

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Exit

Merger

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Valuation

$991

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Arlington Capital Partners Acquisitions

49 Acquisitions

Arlington Capital Partners acquired 49 companies. Their latest acquisition was Systems Planning and Analysis on October 06, 2021.

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Investment Stage

Companies

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Total Funding

Note

Sources

10/6/2021

Private Equity

$18.37M

Acq - Fin

1

8/24/2021

Acq - Fin

2

8/3/2021

$991

Acquired Unit - Fin

2

7/12/2021

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2/11/2021

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Date

10/6/2021

8/24/2021

8/3/2021

7/12/2021

2/11/2021

Investment Stage

Private Equity

Companies

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Valuation

$991

Total Funding

$18.37M

$99M

$99M

Note

Acq - Fin

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Sources

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Arlington Capital Partners Fund History

5 Fund Histories

Arlington Capital Partners has 5 funds, including Arlington Capital Partners V.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

6/25/2019

Arlington Capital Partners V

Buyouts & Acquisitions

$1,700M

2

8/3/2016

Arlington Capital Partners IV

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$99M

10

8/26/2011

Arlington Capital Partners III LP

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$99M

10

4/6/2006

Arlington Capital Partners II LP

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$99M

10

2/8/2000

Arlington Capital Partners LP

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$99M

10

Closing Date

6/25/2019

8/3/2016

8/26/2011

4/6/2006

2/8/2000

Fund

Arlington Capital Partners V

Arlington Capital Partners IV

Arlington Capital Partners III LP

Arlington Capital Partners II LP

Arlington Capital Partners LP

Fund Type

Buyouts & Acquisitions

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Status

Amount

$1,700M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

2

10

10

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Arlington Capital Partners Partners & Customers

2 Partners and customers

Arlington Capital Partners has 2 strategic partners and customers. Arlington Capital Partners recently partnered with Avalign Technologies on January 1, 2019.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

1/3/2019

Partner

Avalign Technologies

United States

Arlington Capital Partners Announces the Sale of Avalign Technologies

Forrest Whittaker , CEO of Avalign Technologies , stated , `` Our partnership with Arlington has been a great success for the Company and the management team .

2

12/23/2016

Partner

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Date

1/3/2019

12/23/2016

Type

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Avalign Technologies

Country

United States

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News Snippet

Arlington Capital Partners Announces the Sale of Avalign Technologies

Forrest Whittaker , CEO of Avalign Technologies , stated , `` Our partnership with Arlington has been a great success for the Company and the management team .

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Arlington Capital Partners Service Providers

3 Service Providers

Arlington Capital Partners has 3 service provider relationships

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Acq - Fin

Investment Bank

Joint Lead Arranger, Sole Bookrunner, Sole Lead Arranger, Financial Advisor

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Arlington Capital Partners Team

13 Team Members

Arlington Capital Partners has 13 team members, including current Chief Financial Officer, Matthew K. Buckley.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Jeffrey H. Freed

Founder

Current

Robert I. Knibb

Founder

Current

Matthew K. Buckley

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Scott D. Kantor

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Deneshea Phelps

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Name

Jeffrey H. Freed

Robert I. Knibb

Matthew K. Buckley

Scott D. Kantor

Deneshea Phelps

Work History

Title

Founder

Founder

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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