15.8.2017 | Slovakia
S&T AG: Acquisition of Kapsch Subsidiaries in Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary
The Austrian headquarters of S&T AG and the Kapsch Group have agreed on the acquisition of Kapsch subsidiaries - uniformly in the markets of Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary.
The Slovak company Kapsch s.r.o. based in Bratislava is a member of the S&T Group.
System integrator Kapsch s.r.o. provides communication and business solutions in Slovakia. The portfolio of solutions includes deliveries of ICT equipment and infrastructure, communications security and efficient collaboration services, information security, and optimization of ICT operation.
S&T Slovakia s.r.o. is one of the leading IT companies in Slovakia. The portfolio of its business solutions represents IT and business consulting and implementation of SAP solutions. With regard to infrastructure solutions, it offers services ranging from deliveries of IT components up to planning and implementation of complex network and storage solutions, solutions for the operation of virtual data centers, and cloud services.
In addition to deliveries of technologies, the activities of both companies particularly overlap in IT services management, “where we have major customers in common. With this transaction, our customers can get more comprehensive IT support and other portfolio solutions that we can now provide together with S&T specialists,” said Marek Stanislav, Managing Director of Kapsch s.r.o.
“We are delighted to announce this acquisition, which complements our successful investments in S&T target markets in Central Europe. The Kapsch product portfolio and customer spectrum constitute an ideal platform for strengthening our position as the leading IT systems provider in the region, and the further development of S&T Group business. For example, I find the years of experience and know-how of Kapsch in Unified Communication very beneficial,” adds Helena Horovčáková, Country Manager of S&T Slovakia s.r.o.
About Kapsch Group │ Kapsch s.r.o.
Kapsch BusinessCom ranks among the major providers of communication and business solutions in Europe. We are a system integrator and our portfolio of solutions and services covers Business Protection, Collaboration, Network Excellence, IT Performance, Outtasking, Multimedia, and Project Services. In relation to its partners, Kapsch is ready to take responsibility for outsourcing the entire IT infrastructure and operations. Kapsch has traditionally relied on its technological independence and global partnerships with leading ICT technology producers.
In Slovakia, it is represented by the subsidiary Kapsch s.r.o. with headquarters in Bratislava and two branches in Slovakia. Kapsch s.r.o. was set up in 1994. The company employs 20 specialists and achieved a turnover of EUR 2.2 mil. in 2016. For more information, see http://www.kapsch.net/
About S&T Group │S&T Slovakia s.r.o.
S&T Slovakia belongs to the multinational company S&T AG based in Linz. S&T AG leads the high-tech group (www.snt.at, ISIN AT0000A0E9W5, WKN A0X9EJ, SANT), which develops, produces and provides IT systems and their components - services, products, and solutions. Many of the products have their own patented technologies, such as technologies in IT equipment, cloud security, software, intelligent energy and the Industry 4.0, as well as the Internet of Things (IoT) – a sector in which S&T ranks among the top-class companies. These technologies are implemented across the entire region where S&T conducts its business.
S&T Slovakia, based in Bratislava, achieved a net turnover of EUR 17.9 mil. in 2016. It employs 100 specialists. S&T Slovakia was set up in 1993. For more information, see www.snt.sk