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Recent Transactions

Modula Group acquired by Aptean

December 2020

GHz Partners advised Aptean on its acquisition of Modula Group

GHz Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Aptean, a global provider of industry specific enterprise resource planning and supply chain software solutions, on its acquisition of Modula Group, a leading German mid-market ERP & MES software company. Headquartered in Alpharetta in Georgia, with offices in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, Aptean’s industry specific solutions are designed to the needs of specialized manufacturers and distributors in over 20 industries. With both cloud and on-premises deployment options, Aptean’s solutions are used by more than 6,000 customers around the world. Modula has more than 500 customers across 35 countries and nearly 300 employees throughout its German and Austrian offices. The company’s solutions include its flagship ERP and MES products, oxaion and SYNCOS, respectively, which serve customers across sectors including medical technology, automotive, electronics, plastics, metals, and logistics. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

IDL Group acquired by insightsoftware

November 2020

GHz Partners advised insightsoftware on its acquisition of IDL Group

GHz Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to insightsoftware, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for the Office of the CFO, on its acquisition of IDL Group, a leading provider of financial performance management software.Headquartered in Germany, IDL offers a financial performance management suite, including software solutions for financial consolidation, planning, reporting, and analytics. IDL is a recognized market leader by BARC with a #1 ranking in portfolio capabilities. Serving a diverse range of industries, IDL has worked with more than 1,100 mid-sized and enterprise customers including Altana, Bayerische Landesbank, and Novomatic. insightsoftware is a US provider of financial reporting and enterprise performance management software and enables the Office of the CFO to connect and analyze their enterprise data in real time, driving greater financial intelligence across their organization. Over 25,000 organizations worldwide rely on insightsoftware’s portfolio of best-in-class reporting, analytics, budgeting, forecasting, consolidation, and tax solutions to provide them with increased productivity, visibility, accuracy, and compliance. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Bodymed AG acquired by Nestlé Health Science

October 2020

GHz Partners advised shareholders of Bodymed AG on its divestiture to Nestlé Health Science

GHz Partners is pleased to announce that it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to the shareholders of Bodymed AG, a technology company offering specialized programs for sustainable weight loss for overweight patients, on its divestiture to Nestlé Health Science in Germany, as a part of Nestlé Deutschland AG.The software supported Bodymed concept includes medical care in 1,350 Bodymed centers in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. Since the company was founded 25 years ago, the range and the support offered have established themselves primarily in the German and Austrian markets. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.