Troops.ai Acquired by Salesforce to Become Part of Slack
Gunderson Dettmer represented client Troops.ai in its acquisition by Salesforce. Troop.ai’s bot-based services will become part of Slack and the acquisition aims to make it easier for sales teams to retrieve and update data across Salesforce’s various systems.
In the announcement of the acquisition, Troops CEO Dan Reich said, “When we started Troops, we wanted to reimagine how work gets done. We wanted to make work easier, more intelligent, and more collaborative. This announcement marks an incredible milestone in the Troops journey and we’d like to thank our community, our valued customers, our partners, our investors, and our team for all your support and partnership.”
The Gunderson deal team was led by Michael Hacker and included corporate associates Timothy Kulis, Aditya Perakath, and Sandra Lucero, data privacy partner Anna Westfelt and associate James Gately, labor and employment partner Max Perlman, executive compensation associates Megan Canepari and Chris Shin, and tech/IP associate Kelvin Chan.