Atos enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire digital.security

Paris, July 27, 2020, Atos, a world wide leader in digital transformation, right now announces

Paris, July 27, 2020,

Atos, a world wide leader in digital transformation, right now announces that it has entered into distinctive negotiations with shareholders from digital.safety with a look at to attaining the enterprise. digital.safety, a subsidiary of Econocom team, is a major unbiased player in cybersecurity in France and BeLux. This strategic shift will affirm Atos’ major posture in cybersecurity expert services in France with 500 dedicated authorities and will also bolster its range 1 posture in Europe.

Atos will profit from digital.security’s 250 cybersecurity consultants and distinct IoT understanding, providing significant synergy with Atos’ pursuits and buyers – whilst digital.safety will profit from Atos’ intensive experience and major rankings in Managed Protection Companies.

Created in 2015 with the assistance of Econocom and led by Jean-Claude Tapia, digital.safety operates in 3 international locations. The enterprise has constructed the very first European CERT™ (Computer system Emergency Response Crew) with IoT safety test lab and supplies a wide range of qualified expert services such as implementation and job expert services, compliance and safety certifications, operational expert services and solution distribution. digital.safety is delivering blue-chip clients, primarily in the financial and insurance policy sectors.

With this strategic shift, Atos confirms its posture as a leader on the French and European cybersecurity market. digital.security’s seasoned and accredited consultants will bolster the Atos staff and will double its cybersecurity sources in France.” suggests Pierre Barnabé, Senior Executive Vice-President, Head of Massive Facts & Cybersecurity at Atos. “In the wake of our latest acquisitions, the acquisition of digital.safety demonstrates our ambition to become the critical cybersecurity provider for world wide companies in their digital journey.”

This merger would allow us together to make an unequalled benchmark player in the digital safety market, by combining our experience and expert services in the fields of IT, IoT and OT. It would be a special prospect for our personnel and our buyers.” suggests Jean-Claude Tapia, President of digital.safety.

The closing of the transaction is predicted to choose place ahead of the end of the calendar year and is subject to the session with personnel agent bodies of both corporations.