Deloitte Acquires Vivens
Deloitte becomes market leader for Salesforce.com in Benelux
25 March 2013 – Deloitte and IT services provider Vivens have reached an agreement on the acquisition of Vivens. Vivens is a specialised technology service provider specialized in Salesforce.com, Microsoft SharePoint and .Net, with a leading position in the Enterprise Applications market in both the Netherlands and Belgium. The acquisition is expected to be concluded on April 2nd 2013.
Mario van Vliet, managing partner Deloitte Consulting: “The expertise, know-how and customer base of Vivens is an excellent match with Deloitte Consulting’s objective of achieving a strong and qualitative growth of its services related to Salesforce.com, Microsoft SharePoint and .Net. Through this acquisition Deloitte becomes the market leader for Salesforce.com services in the Benelux, thus strengthening its international position as of one of the two largest Salesforce.com partners.”
With this acquisition Deloitte will welcome around fifty professionals. “We offer Vivens staff access to a large international network of colleagues and clients, as well as more personal growth and development opportunities,” according to Van Vliet.
Arjen Dähne of Vivens: “Vivens has obtained a strong position as a niche player and is one of the most prominent players in the Enterprise Applications market in both the Netherlands and Belgium. Integrating the Salesforce.com and SharePoint and .Net teams of Vivens and Deloitte creates a leading practice, ready to meet the growing market demands. This represents a tremendous opportunity for Vivens and Deloitte, and especially for our joint clients.”
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