Accel-KKR, a technology-focused private equity firm with U.S. offices in Menlo Park, California and Atlanta, has reached a deal with Thunderhead to acquire its Smart Communications division for an undisclosed amount.

Smart Communications is a cloud provider for “companies who need to communicate with their customers through multiple channels in a fully compliant way,” according to Accel-KKR managing director Jason Klein. The newly formed company is ushered by its existing senior management and is led by chief executive officer George Wright, former SVP and general manager of the Smart Communications division while under Thunderhead.

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