About the Client
acmeo is a leading Value-Added Distributor (VAD) of cloud Managed Service Provider (MSP) software solutions in the DACH region with more than 90 employees. The company, which serves over 1,700 clients with more than half a million endpoints, offers highly specialised cloud MSP expertise as well as a broad portfolio of mission-critical cloud MSP software.
About the deal
GP Bullhound today announces its role as exclusive financial advisor to Hannover-based value-added cloud distributor acmeo GmbH in its sale to H.I.G.-backed Infinigate Group. This is GP Bullhound’s 22nd transaction in 2018 and highlights the firm’s expertise in cloud technology as well as its strong presence in Germany, following recent transactions completed for DACH clients including IT Sonix and XPure, Magix, Namics and Uberall, among others.
Henning Meyer, co-founder and CEO of acmeo commented: “In Infinigate, we have found the perfect partner to accelerate our customer traction with cloud MSPs across Europe. We are delighted to have become part of the Infinigate family through the support of our M&A advisor GP Bullhound, where we will create the leading cyber security VAD in Europe.”
Dr. Nikolas Westphal, Director at GP Bullhound, commented: “It has been an immense pleasure to work with the team at acmeo. Their outstanding success highlights the continued transformational shift that the IT sector is undergoing and we are delighted to have helped them find the right partner for their next phase of growth.”