Deloitte advised EOS Partners (“EOS”) on the acquisition of be-solutions GmbH (“be-solutions”), an IT-managed services and security provider.
About the transaction
A multi-disciplinary Deloitte team successfully advised EOS on the acquisition of be-solutions, an IT-managed services and security provider. Through this acquisition, EOS’s accompio GmbH (“accompio”; formerly IT Solutions Holding GmbH) expands its geographic presence and customer base. The management team consisting of Simon Berger and Felix Zöbisch will continue to drive the business as managing directors and co-shareholders.
The Deloitte team was led by David Krüger, Transaction Services partner, supported by Sébastien Catteau and Marina Zickert. Deloitte’s IT and software industry expertise, integrated approach and focused execution strongly supported EOS in this transaction.
The need for secure digital workplace and IT security solutions is rising alongside with digitalization requirements for business and industrial applications. be-solutions is providing these services to their European client base. Founded in 2000, be-solutions employs 35 experts in the areas of managed services, client/server infrastructure, IT service helpdesk, and communication/conference solutions. be-solutions is based in Grasbrunn, near Munich and has further locations in Essen and Leipzig.
be-solutions further strengthens the service offering of accompio and expands the customer portfolio to SME and Mittelstand customers.
About the client
EOS is a long-term oriented private equity firm investing into midmarket companies in the DACH region. The aim is to take a multidisciplinary approach to accelerate growth and increase efficiency. EOS develops category leaders with high competitiveness by providing industry expertise, strategic know-how, access to a vast network, as well as flexible capital. EOS strives to establish best practices that strengthen its portfolio companies and last well beyond its investment period. For additional information, please visit www.eoscp.com.
accompio is an IT services platform along the verticals of secure modern workplace, DevSecOps and secure data & cloud. Prior to the investment in be-solutions, accompio’s group companies mod IT Services, proficom, SchmitzRZ and Services4-IT were employing 400 specialists at seven locations in Einbeck, Hannover, Kassel, Dresden, Cologne, Budapest and Pécs.
About Deloitte – Financial Advisory
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