As part of Hitachi Solutions’ plan for strategic expansion in Europe, this procurement is an exciting next step, and will generate a substantial new market for the Hitachi Solutions group, particularly in the retail sector. Hitachi Solutions and Implexis are delighted with the fit of the two businesses — both being high achieving, client orientated and focused on Microsoft’s full suite of products and technologies.
The German enterprise was founded in 1993 and has 250 staff across five locations in Germany. With over 950 successfully completed projects mainly in the retail sector, it has an exciting and expanding customer portfolio. Steven French, Chief Executive Officer of Hitachi Solutions Europe, comments: “The acquisition of Implexis into the Hitachi Solutions family is an exciting moment for us. They share our values and culture and is a natural fit for our expansion strategy across Europe. It also places Hitachi Solutions in an excellent position to carry out our plans for future large investments in the retail sector.”
Michael Ferschl, Managing Director of Implexis adds: “Joining the Hitachi Solutions family offers true value for our customers and employees. Hitachi Solutions is known as a high quality and trusted Microsoft partner across the world, this reflects exactly what it is known for in Germany! Bringing together Hitachi Solutions and Implexis means bringing together the best of both worlds to deliver high quality products, services and projects around the globe.”
The official press release can be accessed here.