The COSMO CONSULT Group, an internationally active provider of digital transformation services and end-to-end business solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics, has acquired XAPT Solutions, the leading Microsoft ERP- and CRM-partner in Hungary and Romania.
With 150 employees in Hungary and Romania, XAPT Solutions is the market leader for Microsoft business solutions there. Until now, the company was part of XAPT Software, an internationally active Microsoft solutions provider with which COSMO CONSULT has agreed on a comprehensive partnership in addition to the acquisition.
With XAPT Solutions, the COSMO CONSULT group is integrating a Dynamics pioneer that has expertise in the complete Microsoft product portfolio from Dynamics 365 to Office 365 and Power BI to Azure-based cloud infrastructures. XAPT Solutions also offers various industry solutions and special solutions that are used by well-known industrial companies around the world.
The integration of XAPT Solutions into the COSMO CONSULT group is a further milestone in the growth strategy of the largest Microsoft digital transformation partner in Europe, one that has been expanding its business most recently through acquisitions in Germany, Austria, France and Spain. With a total of 1,200 employees, COSMO CONSULT will now be represented with its own branches in the emerging Eastern European markets.
Local companies in Hungary and Romania will be able to benefit from the combined range of products and services offered by the two leading technology providers and from their precise knowledge of local market conditions, and so will international customers wishing to expand their business in Eastern Europe.
"With its comprehensive, international Microsoft expertise, XAPT Solutions fits perfectly into our group," explains Uwe Bergmann, CEO of COSMO CONSULT. Eastern Europe has extremely interesting places to do business - with dynamic growth and great investment potential. It is important to us to be there with our own resources, to be there for our customers with all of COSMO’s expertise."
But there's even more to it, says Uwe Bergmann: "Especially in times of great changes, such as the ongoing digital transformation, you need a strong IT partner who not only knows what to do, but is also going to be there for the long haul. By bringing together two market leaders under a common roof at COSMO CONSULT, our customers can be sure to have the strongest Microsoft partner for digital transformation in Europe at their side."