LivePerson to Acquire Predictive Intelligence Technology from Amadesa


LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a provider of real-time chat, voice and content solutions that increase conversions and improve customer experience, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire technology and intellectual property assets of Israel-based start-up, Amadesa, Ltd. in an all cash transaction scheduled to close later in the second quarter.


"Amadesa technology will provide us with sophisticated, machine-learning predictive modeling that we can leverage across multiple engagement channels, enhancing our real-time intelligent engagement platform," said Robert LoCascio, CEO and Founder of LivePerson.  "We will also welcome on board Amadesa's experienced team of data scientists and programming talent.  As we focus on organic product innovation, we remain open to accelerating development and adding talent ...