valantic acquires Abaco Consulting

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BY : Paul von KesselDecember Tue, 2021

On December 13, 2021, the merger of VALANTIC with ABACO Consulting was agreed. Baker Tilly Corporate Finance has advised the VALANTIC team in this transaction.

The consulting market for SAP-based business transformation is characterized by extremely high demand, which will continue or even increase in the following years. To be able to fulfill all of its customers’ needs and achieve its own growth ambitions, valantic is now joining forces with one of Portugal’s leading SAP Gold Partners, Abaco Consulting.

Seller: ABACO Consulting

Based in Portugal, ABACO CONSULTING is a company that was founded in 2004 and Abaco’s 150 experienced consultants excel in large swathes of the SAP portfolio and associated technology-driven business transformation across all business processes, including SAP S/4HANA Core, Finance, Purchasing, Logistics, Extended Warehouse Management and Manufacturing.

abaco consulting becomes part of the valantic group

Investor: VALANTIC

Headquartered in Munich (Germany) and owned by Deutsche Private Equity, valantic has risen to become one of the leading medium-sized digital solutions providers in just a few years. With its 2,000+ IT consultants, the company offers consulting and implementation services in the areas of digitization consulting and business analytics, customer experience management (CX), supply chain management & logistics, Next Generation Enterprise Resource Planning and financial services automation.

valantic acquires Abaco Consulting

Baker Tilly Corporate Finance

Baker Tilly has advised VALANTIC in the negotiations with ABACO's management team. Diego Gutiérrez, a partner specialized in the sector, led the team.

Baker Tilly Corporte Finance has a team specialized in M&A and has consistently ranked in the Top 10 in the mid and small market worldwide.

Baker Tilly International's corporate finance services include advising on cross-border transactions for clients doing business in multiple locations. Baker Tilly's network extends across 145 territories, with 34,700 people working in more than 746 offices.

Baker Tilly International is an international business professional services network specializing in advisory, consulting, audit, tax and legal, accounting, labor and management services for SMEs and multinational companies.  

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