- K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH acquires 100% of the shares of BLUE Consult GmbH and its subsidiary BLUE Smart Services GmbH.
- With this acquisition K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH expands its presence in the upper mid-size market.
- Ebner Stolz advised K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH in the context of a financial, tax and legal due diligence as well as in the purchase price and purchase contract negotiations.
K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH is an IT system house founded in 1985 and headquartered in Wiesbaden, Germany. With its three business units, IT Maintenance, IT Projects and Managed Services, the company acts as a cross-sector full-service provider for more than 3,000 medium-sized companies. Currently, the company employs more than 150 people in Germany and Austria.
BLUE Consult GmbH, founded in 2004, and BLUE Smart Services GmbH, founded in 2013, are established IT consulting companies with combined revenues of around EUR 20 million that specialize in hardware and software solutions for upper mid-sized companies. Both companies employ around 65 people at their headquarters in Krefeld and at their offices in Cologne and Hamburg.
With the acquisition of the two consulting firms, K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH is strengthening its presence in the upper mid-size market aiming to expand its activities in the area of hardware and software solutions as well as cloud offerings.
In the context of the acquisition, Ebner Stolz provided K&P Computer Service- und Vertriebs-GmbH with comprehensive financial, tax and legal due diligence.
This also included the advice on tax aspects of the purchase contract as well as the support in the purchase price and purchase contract negotiations.
Team Ebner Stolz: Dr.Christoph Eppinger (Project lead, Partner Financial Due Diligence), Endre Lazar, Jan-Niklas Herden (both Financial Due Diligence), Alexander Euchner (Partner, Tax Due Diligence), Andreas Forrai and Julia Seibold (both Tax Due Diligence), Dr. Christoph Winkler (Partner, Legal Due Diligence), Felix Müller (Legal Due Diligence).
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