Silego Technology to Be Acquired by Dialog Semiconductor

On October 5, 2017, Dialog Semiconductor, a provider of highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging, and low power connectivity technology, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Silego Technology, the leading provider of configurable mixed-signal ICs (CMICs), for a cash payment of $276 million, with additional contingent consideration of up to $30.4 million. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is representing Silego in the transaction.

According to a press release, the acquisition of Silego will complement Dialog's market leadership by increasing the company's content at existing customers and expanding its customer base. The transaction is projected to close in the fourth calendar quarter of 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.

The WSGR team representing Silego in the transaction includes:

M&A:
Denny Kwon, Partner
Patrick Sandor, Associate
Harry Khanna, Associate

Corporate:
Steven Bochner, Partner
Michael Coke, Partner
Christina Poulsen, Associate
Shira Oyserman, Associate
Christina Lee, former Associate

Intellectual Property:
Selwyn Goldberg, Partner
Tracy Rubin, Associate
Brandon Palmen, Associate

Employee Benefits & Compensation:
David Thomas, Partner
Brandon Gantus, Associate
Matthew Norgard, Associate
Mark Cornillez-Ty, Associate

Employment Law:
Rebecca Stuart, Of Counsel
JeAnne Reyes, Associate

Tax:
Myra Sutanto Shen, Partner
Timothy Shapiro, Associate

Antitrust:
Paul Jin, Partner
Christopher Williams, Associate

IP Litigation:
Ryan Smith, Partner

For more information, please see Dialog's press release.