Cognizant (Nasdaq: CTSH) has acquired Thirdera, an Elite ServiceNow partner focused on advisory, implementation and optimization services related to the ServiceNow platform, with a focus on emerging enterprise workflow products, from Sunstone Partners.

Sunstone Partners created Thirdera in 2021 by merging three companies: Evergreen Systems, Cerna Solutions and Novo/Scale. This allowed Thirdera to combine the strengths of these three companies focused on different aspects of digital transformation and managed services.

Lazard, Choate Hall & Stewart and RSM acted as advisors to Sunstone Partners and Thirdera in the transaction.