The Belgian hosting group Intelligent has acquired Zitcom Group, parent company of well-known Danish SME hosting brands such as Wannafind, ScanNet and UnoEuro. Represented by brands such as Combell, Easyhost and Byte, Intelligent is the Benelux market leader for shared hosting for SME customers. With the acquisition of Zitcom Group, Intelligent will also take a market leading position in the Danish SME hosting market in which the group is already active with the DanDomain brand. With the purpose of consolidating Intelligent's Danish activities, the DanDomain brand will be incorporated in Zitcom Group under the management of Zitcom Group CEO, Stefan Rosenlund.
Backed by Waterland, Hanse Orga is implementing the announced growth – three new investments acquired within a week
Hanse Orga is implementing the announced growth together with Waterland. With Dolphin Enterprise Solutions, the e5 Solutions Group and Tembit Software, the company was able to welcome three new partners in the US and Germany in just one week. Thus, Hanse Orga is pushing ahead with internationalization and is at the same time broadening its range of services. In September 2016, Waterland acquired a stake in the rapidly growing company. The software provider has significant resources for further growth at its disposal. Hanse Orga, headquartered in Hamburg, offers corporate customers software solutions and expertise for areas such as payments, liquidity management, working capital management and treasury. With Soplex, a first reinforcement has already been achieved in November 2016.
ATOS acquires ORTHOPARC Klinik in Cologne, expands its regional focus and thereby continues its acquisitive growth track
ATOS, a group of specialist orthopaedic clinics, is moving ahead with its growth and expansion strategy announced last summer by taking over ORTHOPARC clinic in Cologne. This new acquisition, plus the already in December 2016 acquired STARMED clinic in Munich, increases its total number of clinic beds by more than 20%. ATOS and ORTHOPARC have agreed not to disclose financial details of the transaction.
The accession of Waterland Private Equity gives SEC a highly capitalised partner that, thanks to its broad international network and experience, will enable the company to realise its European growth strategy at an accelerated pace. For Waterland, the participation in SEC fits its strategy of investing in successful enterprises that aim to acquire a leading position in their sector. “We as a family are convinced that, with Waterland, we have found an ambitious partner to support continuation and acceleration of our current success,” says Jan Scholt (CEO). The Scholt family maintains a substantial stake in the company. Furthermore, the management [...]
Waterland Private Equity Investments will provide growth capital to Enhesa, a content provider on environment, health & safety regulations (‘EHS’).
Waterland Private Equity Investments has opened an office in Manchester: its sixth office next to Bussum (Netherlands), Antwerp (Belgium), Düsseldorf and Munich (Germany) and Warsaw (Poland). The Manchester office will source direct platform transactions in the lower mid-market with a focus to expand those companies across Europe, in line with the wider buy-and-build strategy Waterland has implemented successfully since the foundation of the firm in 1999.
Waterland is investing in Hanse Orga. The holding of the owner family Lindemann and Waterland have now signed an agreement to this end. In the years ahead, the family holding and Waterland will furnish the software provider with substantial funds for further growth. Hanse Orga, headquartered in Hamburg, offers corporate customers software solutions and consulting for areas such as payments, liquidity management, working capital management and treasury. With some 1,200 customers, the company is one of the top performers in Germany. As a highlight, 15 of the DAX-30 companies rely on solutions from Hanse Orga for their own use or as a partner software specialist.
The Belgian-Dutch holding company Waterland Private Equity Investments will provide growth capital to United Petfood, a specialist in high-quality dry dog and cat food.
L’biotica, a Gdańsk-based leading Polish dermocosmetics company, owner of the Biovax brand, decided to choose Waterland Private Equity as strategic partner who will support its further dynamic development.
Bosteels Brewery Happy to Announce a Solid Future by Joining the AB InBev ‘Craft & Specialty’ Network
After seven generations, the Bosteels family is about to transmit the brewery’s legacy and heritage brands with peace of mind. By joining the AB InBev’s ‘craft and specialty’ network, both the Belgian ownership and the future development of the renomated family brewery are secured.