American Express to Sell Accertify to Accel-KKR

January 17, 2024

Cleary Gottlieb is representing American Express in its sale of Accertify Inc. (Accertify) to Accel-KKR.

The transaction signed on January 14, 2024, and is subject to customary closing conditions. The financial terms of the transaction were not publicly disclosed.

Acquired by American Express in 2010, Accertify is a leading provider of fraud prevention, digital identity, device intelligence, chargeback management, and payment gateway solutions to customers spanning diverse industries worldwide.

American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights, and experiences that enrich lives and build business success.

Accel-KKR is a technology-focused investment firm with $19 billion in cumulative capital commitments.

For more information, please see the press release here.