Atos has made a strategic tramp to extend its offering in cloud-based service-management solutions. The company has now announced to acquire Engage ESM, an affluent in enterprise-service management sector and a ServiceNow Gold Services Partner.
Citing on the acquisition, Eric Grall, Executive Vice-President and Head of Atos Infrastructure & Data Management division, said, “The acquisition of Engage ESM is an additional step towards our 2019 Ambition and our commitment to help our customers with all their digital transformation needs. It will also enhance the technological strengths and skills of our Digital Transformation Factory, notably in the field of the Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud.”
Mat Middleton, CEO of Engage ESM, said, “This is an exciting development for everyone at Engage ESM, as well as for our customers across EMEA and the US. I am convinced that Atos is a perfect cultural and technological fit for the accelerated growth of the business and with such strong synergies we will be able to offer our customers even more value.”
“I’m delighted that our staff will be joining an organization that shares our same passion for the development and growth of its employees and am looking forward to the enhanced opportunities this new chapter will bring”, added Joe McKenna, co-founder & Executive Director of Engage ESM.
The deal is known to further solidify the position of Atos as Europe’s number one brand in IT and digital services. Atos is a ServiceNow Gold Sales Partner.
The undisclosed transaction has been closed on December 30th 2016.