Private Equity Portfolio
Software and information solutions for the global insurance and automotive industries.
Founded and continuously led by inventor and entrepreneur Tony Aquila, Solera is a global leader in digital technologies that manage and protect life’s most important assets: our cars, homes, and identities. Since its inception in 2005 as a garage-based startup, Solera has grown aggressively with over 45 acquisitions across its Risk Management Solutions, Service Maintenance & Repair, and Customer Retention Management platforms. The company’s current product solutions include Audatex, Autodata, AutoPoint, CAP/HPI, Colimbra, Digidentity, Enservio, Explore Data, Hollander, Identifix, Inpart, LYNX, and TitleTec, as well as the company’s flagship Digital Garage application. Today, Solera processes over 250 million transactions annually for approximately 200,000 partners and customers in nearly 90 countries. Unified by a strong culture that values uncommon entrepreneurial thinking and continuous “do-it-different” innovation, Solera’s global workforce of 6,000+ associates comes from diverse forward-thinking industries that include automotive technology, artificial intelligence, software development, data sciences, cybersecurity, cognitive design, and digital identity protection.
Solera was founded in 2005 and is based in Westlake, TX, with operations worldwide.
Vista Equity Partners Fund V completed a take-private of Solera in March 2016.
Colimbra provides intelligent data exchange and transaction (“DET”) solutions for the insurance industry. The Company develops, implements, and maintains software that helps facilitate integration, communication, and data exchange between insurers, underwriters, and intermediaries across the insurance market.
Solera acquired Colimbra in June 2017.
Digidentity is a leading provider of next-generation technologies to secure and authenticate online identities. The Company provides end-to-end identity certification solutions for businesses and consumers to log in safely and securely online.
Solera acquired Digidentity in January 2017.
Autodata is a leading provider of vehicle technical information to the automotive aftermarket, covering 136 manufacturers and over 40,000 vehicle models worldwide. Autodata develops products for use in automotive workshops for the repair and servicing of cars and motorbikes.
Solera acquired Autodata in January 2017.
Enservio is a leading provider of claim related automation tools and business process outsourcing services to the residential and commercial property insurance contents marketplace. Insurance carriers rely on the Enservio platform to achieve the highest quality business outcome for their contents programs, driving superior policyholder satisfaction and efficient workflow.
Solera acquired Enservio in July 2016.