goetzpartners advised Software Partners Group
goetzpartners advised Software Partners Group on the acquisition financing for the acquisition of Desk Software & Consulting and isales
goetzpartners advised Software Partners Group and secured a bespoke financing for the acquisition of Desk Software & Consulting (“Desk”) and isales, and the formation of Software Partners Group (“SPG” or the “Group”), an active consolidator of the German market for products and services in the areas of enterprise resource planning (“ERP”) and human resources (“HR”) for small- and medium-sized businesses.
Based on its extensive experience in the ERP and HR software and services market, Software Partners Group, together with the management team will further drive the development of the Group over the coming years. The merger will create one of the leading platforms specializing in commercial software in the Sage environment in the DACH market. The goal is to combine the strengths, experience and resources of both companies and to leverage synergies within the Group. Desk contributes its strength in the development of its own products and modules, and isales its established sales organization and competence in the craftsmen segment. In the future, SPG will actively consolidate the German ERP and HR software and services market for small- and medium-sized customers via add-on acquisitions.
goetzpartners provided key support during the entire financing process from educating potential lenders, over giving key advice during the credit documentation phase, to ensuring a successful closing of the transaction. The competitive financing package includes an acquisition line for potential add-on acquisitions to support the Group’s strategy.
goetzpartners acted as exclusive debt advisor to Software Partners Group. This transaction underpins goetzpartners' debt advisory expertise and strong execution capabilities as advisor of choice across Europe and within the technology and software industry.
About Software Partners Group
Software Partners Group supports small- and medium-sized businesses in the successful digitalization of commercial processes. For over 25 years, Software Partners Group has been offering customers from a wide range of industries a broad portfolio of products and services in the areas of ERP and HR. Software Partners Group is the experienced partner for anyone who wants to make their company more professional and fit for the future.