Paris, July 27, 2020,
Atos, a worldwide chief in electronic transformation, nowadays announces that it has entered into special negotiations with shareholders from electronic.security with a see to buying the enterprise. electronic.security, a subsidiary of Econocom group, is a primary independent player in cybersecurity in France and BeLux. This strategic move will affirm Atos’ primary situation in cybersecurity solutions in France with five hundred committed gurus and will also bolster its variety 1 situation in Europe.
Atos will profit from electronic.security’s 250 cybersecurity consultants and specific IoT know-how, giving significant synergy with Atos’ actions and consumers – even though electronic.security will profit from Atos’ substantial skills and primary rankings in Managed Protection Products and services.
Developed in 2015 with the help of Econocom and led by Jean-Claude Tapia, electronic.security operates in 3 nations. The enterprise has constructed the initial European CERT™ (Computer Emergency Response Team) with IoT security examination lab and delivers a broad variety of expert solutions which includes implementation and task solutions, compliance and security certifications, operational solutions and item distribution. electronic.security is offering blue-chip consumers, largely in the financial and insurance policy sectors.
“With this strategic move, Atos confirms its situation as a chief on the French and European cybersecurity sector. electronic.security’s experienced and certified consultants will bolster the Atos group and will double its cybersecurity means in France.” states Pierre Barnabé, Senior Government Vice-President, Head of Big Knowledge & Cybersecurity at Atos. “In the wake of our latest acquisitions, the acquisition of electronic.security demonstrates our ambition to develop into the crucial cybersecurity supplier for worldwide organizations in their electronic journey.”
“This merger would allow us jointly to produce an unrivaled benchmark player in the electronic security sector, by combining our skills and solutions in the fields of IT, IoT and OT. It would be a exceptional prospect for our staff members and our consumers.” states Jean-Claude Tapia, President of electronic.security.
The closing of the transaction is predicted to just take position right before the finish of the 12 months and is matter to the session with staff agent bodies of the two providers.