Francisco Partners, a global investment firm focused on partnering with technology businesses, has made a strategic growth investment in Glorious, a PC gaming hardware brand focused on PC gaming peripherals.
Glorious produces gaming peripherals such as mice, custom mechanical keyboards, mouse pads and other accessories. The new investment from Francisco Partners looks to support Glorious in continuing to build its product offerings and its expansion into similar product categories and geographies.
“We are thrilled to announce this new investment from Francisco Partners, which will allow us to accelerate innovation and increase the breadth of our product offering,” says Shazim Mohammad, Glorious’s founder. “Glorious was founded to democratize access to high-quality gaming products, and this new investment will enable Glorious to better serve the gaming community at large.
Wedbush Securities served as financial advisor and Brown Rudnick served as legal advisor to Glorious. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal advisor to Francisco Partners.