A Weitnauer team led by Prof. Dr. Hans-Eric Rasmussen-Bonne has comprehensively advised Harris Computer Germany GmbH ("Harris") on the acquisition of school administration software provider AixConcept GmbH ("AixConcept").
With more than 19 years of experience, AixConcept offers with MNSpro an IT administration product suite that enables public and private schools and school administrations to set-up, control and manage their IT network, hardware devices, user profiles and rights as well as to organise their remote learning environment.
Jeff Bender, CEO Harris, comments: "The acquisition of AixConcept allows us to expand within a core vertical of Harris to offer additional solutions and enlarge our customer base in Europe, and we are excited to welcome an experienced and talented group of people to our organization."
Sebastian Kubsch, Director M&A, Harris D-A-CH, comments: "By adding AixConcept to our existing portfolio in the D-A-CH region, we are enlarging our presence to make ourselves even more visible and attractive for other software company owners who are looking to preserve their heritage and ensure their employees and customers are in good hands – forever."
Weitnauer advises Harris on an ongoing basis on M&A transactions in the German market.
Prof. Dr. Hans-Eric Rasmussen-Bonne, LL.M. (Lead, Corporate/Venture Capital, Berlin)
Andreas Michael, LL.M. (Corporate/Venture Capital, Berlin)
Cornelius Wilke (Corporate/Venture Capital, Berlin)
Prof. Dr Frank Hammel (IP/IT, Berlin)
Harris acquires vertical market software businesses, manages them well, and builds them for the future. Through acquisitions, Harris has grown extensively from its roots in the utilities, local government, education, and healthcare verticals to operate over 180 businesses globally across more than 20 industries. We are a part of Constellation Software Inc. (TSX: CSU), one of the world’s most active acquirers of VMS businesses.