VASS GROUP signs an agreement to acquire the Swedish digital transformation consultancy ZINGTON
05 Aug 2022
VASS Group continues to boost its international growth and strengthen its presence in the Nordics market.
Zington leading expertise in e-commerce, UX/UI, ERP & Analytics and Test Development will accelerate VASS Group’s capabilities within the region.
VASS Group, a digital solutions leading company, announced today an agreement to acquire Zington, a well renowned Swedish IT and management consultancy company.
Founded in 2008 with more than 220 consultants, Zington is headquartered in Stockholm, serving a strong leading client portfolio in key sectors such as Retail, Food Industry, and Banking among others.
“Today, entering the European Nordic market represents a big opportunity for VASS Group. That is why I am delighted to welcome a Swedish consulting reference firm like Zington to the VASS Group team” said Javier Latasa, CEO and Chairman of VASS Group. “Zington’s strong focus in tailor-made enterprise solutions will complement VASS Group’s deep expertise in innovation and digital transformation services”.
Olof Sand, CEO of Zington said “We are thrilled about becoming part of VASS Group, which will make us stronger in our local market, add a global dimension to our Company and provide fantastic opportunities for us to develop Zington in the Nordic market”.
“The addition of Zintgon is another important milestone in our journey to build VASS into a global digital transformation leader. We are very satisfied with the rollout of our VASS@400 international development plan and the capabilities and regions we have been able to add to the Group.”, added Dr. Jörg Zirener, Senior Managing Director at One Equity Partners.
Zington is the seventh acquisition since the growth plan VASS@400 was launched, following the recent acquisitions of Hexagon Data, a marketing leader in MarTech based in Mexico, One Inside, an Adobe technology solutions specialist based in Switzerland; CRI Group, a company specializing in the digital transformation of European Union entities; ECENTA, a German leader customer experience solutions development of with a strong presence in the North American market; Comunytek, a specialist in advanced systems for wholesale banking and capital markets; and Movetia, a leading digital services company with expertise in the development of digital solutions for the financial and automotive sectors from Catalonia.
Zington is a digital partner with expertise in IT, design and management. We are 220 digital specialists based in Stockholm who help our customers meet challenges and develop their business in a digital world. We do this by supporting through all phases of the journey – from developing digital business strategies, through customer-driven technical solutions and by creating digital user experiences that solve our customer’s needs and drive the business forward.
Zington is a place where we develop and realize each other’s potential by being seen, heard and challenged. When you grow, companies grow.
About VASS Group
We are a leading digital solutions company present in 26 countries in Europe, the Americas and Asia, with more than 3,900 professionals.
Thanks to our agile E4 Method and our wide ecosystem of companies (VASS, NATEEVO, Serbatic, vdSHOP, T4S, Comunytek, ECENTA, CRI group, ONE INSIDE, Movetia, and HEXAGON DATA), we help large companies in their digital transformation process, developing and executing the most innovative and scalable projects, from strategy to operations.
We are fully committed to society. In 2019 the VASS Foundation was created to promote research, foster tech talent, and enable the digital society. We allocate 2% of our profits and 1% of the entire team’s time to community initiatives.
All our growth comes from our talented people, passion for innovation, and a constant search for improvement, always the VASS way: “Complex made simple”.