- Deloitte advised EOS Partners (“EOS”) on the acquisition of proficom AG (“proficom”), a DevSecOps and cloud services specialist.
About the transaction
A multi-disciplinary Deloitte team successfully advised EOS on the acquisition of proficom, a DevSecOps and cloud services specialist. The team was led by David Krüger, Transaction Services partner, supported by Sébastien Catteau and Gunnar Haase working together with M&A Tax led by Clemens Petersen and supported by Axel Ortjohann. Deloitte’s IT and software industry expertise, integrated approach and focused execution strongly supported EOS in this transaction.
With the increasing demand for continuous and fast application delivery as well as cloud management, the need of consulting and support services is growing. Founded in 2000, proficom provides proactive, flexible, and high-quality services to its customers. Today, over 80 employees in Dresden and Munich serve a loyal customer base of more than 100 Mittelstand and enterprise customers.
proficom supports its customers along the entire value chain – from identification of customer needs, through consulting services, implementation, customization to support. proficom’s portfolio also includes containerization, application performance management, lifecycle management & integration, test automation and application security.
EOS is a long-term oriented private equity firm investing in midcap companies in the DACH region and taking a multidisciplinary approach to accelerate growth and increase efficiency. EOS develops category leaders with high competitiveness by providing industry expertise, strategic and operational know-how, access to a vast network, and flexible capital. EOS strives to establish best practices that strengthen its portfolio companies and last well beyond its investment period.
About Deloitte – Financial Advisory
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