About the Client
Emric is a global provider of software solutions for origination and management of virtually any type of loan, mortgage, asset finance and lease. With 60+ customers in 24 countries and management of financial contracts in 94 countries Emric develops products that are designed for multinational conditions.
About the Deal
GP Bullhound acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Emric on its sale to Tieto (HLSE:TIE1V). This represents the completion of GP Bullhound’s 13th transaction in 2016 and further establishes the firm’s expertise in advising Fintech category leaders, following on from recent transactions including LendInvest and Prodigy Finance.
Pedram Tadayon, CEO of Emric, commented: “Over several years of dynamic growth, Emric has established its position as a strong Nordic player within analytics and lending software. Furthermore, our leasing software is well established both in the Nordics and across Europe. Today, we are very excited about the prospects of joining Tieto, especially following their recently announced increased focus on the Financial services industry. This transaction represents another important milestone in Emric’s development and we believe that joining forces with Tieto will strengthen our ability to help our customers future-proof their businesses. Emric’s leading software products and services combined with Tieto’s broad expertise and global scale will empower us to serve our customers even better.”
“GP Bullhound has done a great job advising us on the transaction, from start to finish. The team’s commitment was instrumental in the process, which led to a successful outcome.”
Per Roman, Managing Partner of GP Bullhound, commented: “We are delighted to have advised a leading Nordic Fintech company on its successful sale to Tieto. It has been a pleasure to work with such a great management and owner group, and this transaction marks another marquee transaction for GP Bullhound in the software and services space.”