Columbus continues the progress and delivers revenue growth of 52% and growth in EBITDA* of 40% in the first 6 months. The acquisition of iStone and HiGH Software and sale of Columbus Software drive the growth.
Columbus announces a strategic partnership with itelligence to strengthen its activities with Swedish and other Nordic customers within SAP business applications solutions. The partnership implies sale of Columbus’ Swedish SAP ERP business unit to itelligence.
Columbus acquires HiGH Software, a market leader within rental and lease management solutions for equipment-driven industries. Columbus hereby strengthen its market position within the manufacturing and services industry focused on equipment rental and leasing.
With acceptance from all 238 shareholders in iStone representing 100% of the share capital Columbus completes the acquisition of iStone. Columbus hereby enters the Swedish market and at the same time occupies a market leading position within e-commerce in the Nordic region.