M2 Technology Partners is a private investment company focused on domestic and international acquisition and operation of enterprise software and IT enabled services businesses. M2 focuses its efforts on situations in middle market enterprise software businesses that require specific operational expertise, or are ready for consolidation. The newly-formed company is led by Mark Duffell and Michael Piraino, respectively, the former President and Chief Operating Officer of Epicor Software Corporation and the former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Epicor. Both senior software industry executives have a long and established track record of building and successfully operating enterprise software companies through organic and acquisitions-based growth strategies as well as demonstrating a disciplined approach to integrating businesses.
M2 has partnered with Accel-KKR, a technology-focused private equity investment firm that invests primarily in technology companies with revenues up to $200 million that are well positioned for top-line and bottom-line growth. M2's relationship with Accel-KKR facilitates the sourcing of opportunities, ensures the timely execution of transactions through its shared resources and committed equity capital and provides strategic oversight and direction post acquisition.