GIA Informatik AG acquires 100% of Avectris AG from Axpo Holding AG. The transaction creates one of the largest IT Consulting companies in Switzerland with over 600 employees.
GIA Informatik and Avectris are complementary through their reach in different markets but with comparable product offerings. Both GIA Informatik and Avectris offer complete IT-Services including Cloud & Datacenter, Workplace-Solutions, SAP-Consulting und Implementation, Robotic Process Automation, Digitalization as well as CAD/PDM Solutions. GIA Informatik focuses on industrial markets while Avectris’ client base is mainly active in energy, health, finance, and professional services.
Role of Capital Concepts International (CCI)
CCI acted as exclusive financial advisor to the buyer GIA Informatik AG in the acquisition of the Company.
CCI is an independent corporate finance advisory firm founded in 1999 and advises firms for medium sized transactions with a focus on the German-speaking Europe. CCI has an established track record advising well-known privately held and publicly quoted companies as well as entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses in executing transactions ranging from CHF 10-500 million.