Brussels, January, 16th 2013 – Sigma Conso, a supplier of financial management software, today announced its acquisition of Sage’s consolidation and reporting business. Sigma Conso will assume all future development and support for the related solutions. Sage’s “Consolidation et Reporting” team joined Sigma Conso’s French team, ensuring the continuity of optimal service.
Sigma Conso intends to use the acquisition to earn the loyalty of current Sage Consolidation and Reporting solutions’ users. It will guarantee follow-up and support for users’ current solution and provide them with access to the latest functionality and technology developments.
By positioning itself as both a software supplier and an expert in the field, Sigma Conso offers its customers a comprehensive platform that covers all aspects of consolidation and reporting including consulting, expert training, and software development and implementation.
Dominique Galloy, Sigma Conso’s Managing Director, said that: “This acquisition strengthens our position in France and enables us to further improve the service we provide to groups in that country.
The 145 customers of Sage Consolidation and Reporting solutions are joining a community of clients active in a wide range of sectors including retail (Auchan, Leroy-Merlin, Ikea), insurance (Groupe Ethias), construction and civil engineering (Besix), the media (La Voix du Nord – Groupe Rossel), cosmetics (Nuxe), and others. We welcome them.”
Christian Robert, Products and Services Marketing Director for Sage’s Medium and Large Enterprises Division, added that: “The two criteria on which Sigma Conso based its choice give us a partner that provides us with the best guarantees. First, Sigma Conso’s strong expertise in the field will guarantee a high level of service to our customers. Secondly, the on-going relationship between our two companies will enable us to develop synergies for many of our current and future shared customers.”