On September 12, Smart Communications became independent from Thunderhead. Backed by Accel-KKR, a private equity firm with focus on growing technology companies, Smart Communications continues with their current management as an independent company.

Smart Communications will continue to define and lead the next generation of cloud-enabled customer communications management (CCM) by focusing on scaling its growth in new and existing markets, broadening its industry reach, and accelerating innovation and product development.

Smart Communications is recognized by industry analysts as a category leader with its cloud-based solutions for customer and business communications. Its blue-chip customer base spans three continents and includes over 300 customers from a diverse range of industry sectors, including banking, insurance, healthcare, telecoms and retail, as well as the G15 investment banks and the U.S. Federal Government.

For more information, please consult theĀ official statement of Smart Communications.