Francisco Partners

Technology • Internet & Web
American private equity firm to acquire MyHeritage for reportedly $600m
MyHeritage family tree on desktop
MyHeritage family tree on desktop Credit: MyHeritage

American private equity firm Francisco Partners is acquiring Israeli online genealogy platform MyHeritage for an alleged sum of $6 million according to a source close to the deal, The Verge reports. MyHeritage was founded in 2003 and counts around 62 million active users and approx. 13 billion historical records.