Bridgepoint Development Capital acquires bigHand

London, 21 May 2012. ACXIT’s partner FirstCapital advised Bridgepoint Development Capital on the acquisition of bigHand.


Bridgepoint Development Capital, one of the leading European private equity funds.

Acquisition of:

bigHand, the award winning voice productivity software developer.


Providing buyside advice on valuation and exit options to incoming acquirer Bridgepoint Development Capital, in secondary buyout from LDC.

About FirstCapital

Founded in 1999, FirstCapital is one of the leading independent technology investment banks in the UK, with offices in London, Silicon Valley and Dublin.
Focusing on high-growth technology companies, FirstCapital has developed an exceptional track record in M&A and private placements for companies in the software, internet and digital media and tech-enabled services sectors, with a proprietary SMART dealmaking framework which is proven to deliver premium outcomes. Since September 2019, FirstCapital is a strategic partner of ACXIT Capital Partners. (