September 22, 2015 (Irvine, CA and Chicago, IL) – Investment bank Solganick & Co., Inc. has advised Aptelis, Inc. in its sale to SAP systems integrator and IT services firm CONTAX, Inc. Headquartered in Irvine, CA, Aptelis is a provider of SAP software and IT consulting services to companies across North America, and one of the most experienced SAP solution providers on the West Coast.
“Aptelis has an impressive reputation for quality and built a very successful SAP services practice based on strong customer relationships,” said Michael Pearson, President and CEO, CONTAX, Inc. “The addition of Aptelis’ expertise, relationships, and reputation in the industry will have an immediate impact on our ability to strengthen our market position, especially in the US West region. Our two organizations are committed to the same fundamental principles of honesty, integrity, and quality.”
“We want to be number one in the SAP solutions space, and the addition of Aptelis brings us closer to that goal,” added Pearson.
CONTAX provides SAP solutions and services to clients around the world from eight service delivery centers in USA, Canada, Australia and Netherlands. CONTAX’ solutions include Cloud and on-premise software solutions for ERP, CRM, HCM and BI.
“CONTAX and Aptelis’ cultures are both client-centric and quality focused,” said Paul Tran, President and CEO, Aptelis. “By joining the CONTAX family, our combined company will employ over 130 full-time consultant employees and will allow us to provide a wider array of services as well as bringing new technological innovations to our clients. Our goal to be number one SAP services provider in the West Coast is now attainable with the merging with CONTAX.
CONTAX’ purchase of Aptelis, Inc. is effective September 21, 2015.
Aptelis is a privately held company with headquartered in Irvine, CA. Over the past 15 years, Aptelis has been providing full service SAP consulting and end-to-end solution to many organizations from small, to medium, and large. With a strong core practice, deeply skilled resources, and a focus on quality of delivery, Aptelis offers solutions that maximize business performance and allows clients to focus on driving business results. Aptelis is an SAP Partner and holds quality accreditation by SAP Partner Quality (formerly Active Quality Management) organization. For more information please visit http://www.aptelis.com.
CONTAX, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Chicago, IL and Toronto, Canada. With eight office locations in USA, Canada, Australia and Netherlands and over 100 professional services staff, CONTAX has a global presence in the SAP partner ecosystem. CONTAX is an SAP reseller and channel partner, authorized to sell and support SAP cloud and on-premise software in multiple countries.
CONTAX also holds quality accreditation by SAP Active Quality Management organization for demonstrating clear quality standards and processes. For more information please visit http://www.contax.com.
About Solganick & Co.
Solganick & Co. is a software, IT services and digital media focused investment bank and M&A advisory firm. Established in 2009 as its former name, Generation Equity Advisors, the company advises clients on strategic and financial mergers and acquisitions. Its professionals have completed over $20 billion in transactions to date. Solganick & Co. is headquartered in Los Angeles with an additional office in San Francisco. For more information please view http://solganick.com