Fineurop Soditic acted as financial advisor in the sale of a controlling stake of DGS S.p.A. to H.I.G. Europe, the European affiliate of the leading global private equity investment firm H.I.G. Capital.
DGS is a leading firm in the Italian information technology industry. With revenues above Euro 115 million and 890 employees, DGS has, since its foundation in 1997, supported blue-chip customers in the design, integration and maintenance of complex IT systems with a specialization in digital transformation and cybersecurity services.
The Company provides digital solutions (system integration on main ERP, CRM, PLM/SCM platform software and proprietary custom applications), the full spectrum of cybersecurity services (advisory, data protection, network protection, monitoring & control services) and IT management consultancy.
Leveraging on its partnerships with leading global IT vendors and a specialized technical staff with 1,500 IT certifications, DGS offers customized solutions to a number of high-profile customers active in a diversified range of industries including public sector, energy, industrial manufacturing, financial services and telecommunications.
Thanks to its extensive experience in the IT industry, H.I.G. intends to support DGS in the next phase of development, with the aim of capitalizing on both organic and inorganic growth opportunities.