Combination of data management capabilities with deep technology and industry expertise will deliver a more complete client experience

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 17, 2021 – Consilio, a global leader in eDiscoverydocument reviewrisk management, and legal consulting services, and Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management, and managed review services, today announced the closing of their previously announced merger transaction. The united company will operate as a global technology-enabled service provider and eDiscovery leader.

“We are very pleased to close the merger with Xact Data Discovery and to see this major milestone in our evolution come to fruition,” said Andy Macdonald, CEO of Consilio who will continue as CEO of the combined company. “Employees will benefit from the increased resources and scale of the combined business which will allow them to focus on what matters most – providing world-class service and solutions for our clients.”

Together, Consilio and Xact Data Discovery will combine operations under the Consilio name and operate globally to support small, mid-size, and large clients, regardless of how complex their challenges may be.

The transaction is now closed and will be followed by an integration period of several quarters as the two businesses align systems and processes.

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About Consilio

Consilio is a global leader in eDiscovery, document review, risk management, and legal consulting services. Through its Consilio Complete suite of capabilities, the company supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services, and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. Consilio has extensive experience in litigation, HSR second requests, internal and regulatory investigations, eDiscovery, document review, information governance, compliance risk assessments, cybersecurity, law department management, contracts management, legal analytics, paper discovery and digital printing, as well as legal recruiting and placement. Consilio employs leading professionals in the industry, applying defensible workflows with patented and industry-proven technology across all phases of the eDiscovery and risk management lifecycle. ISO 27001:2013 certified, the company operates offices, document review and data centers across Europe, Asia, and North America. For more information, please visit us at

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