EG signs agreement to acquire Ajour System A/S
Today EG, a leading Nordic software company, announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the Danish software company Ajour System A/S.
Ajour System specializes in Software-as-a-Service for the construction industry, including software for all parts of the construction process.
“We are very happy that Ajour System is joining EG. They have developed a series of great software modules and have been serving an impressive group of customers for many years”, says Mikkel Bardram, CEO at EG A/S.
“We want to enable companies within the construction sector to become more effective, improve quality and reduce their environmental footprint. The acquisition of Ajour System will strengthen our ability to do that”.
Ajour System provides software for builders, contractors, architects, and engineering companies with a focus on quality assurance, document management, as well as a platform for managing BIM objects and BIM data. The core products are Ajour Build and Ajour Content.
“Ajour System has a strong position among major construction companies in Denmark and Iceland and is a perfect match for EG Construction’s product portfolio. Together, we are strengthening our offering for both small, medium-sized, and large companies including software for cost estimation, project management, quality assurance, and BIM”, says Aleksander Bjaaland, SVP, EG Construction.
CEO at Ajour System, Rene Mortensen, says:
“The choice of EG as the owner is obvious. EG has invested significantly in software for the construction industry in recent years and with EG Construction’s existing range of contech software and our common deep industry knowledge, I am convinced that we can offer our customers even more opportunities for optimizing their business”.
Since mid-2019, EG has invested more than DKK 2 billion in Nordic vertical software companies.
Ajour System is EG’s seventh software company acquisition in the construction industry since 2019 and Ajour System will be part of EG’s business unit, EG Construction, which serves the construction industry in the Nordic countries.
EG signed the agreement to acquire Ajour System A/S on 15 February 2022. Closing is subject to customary regulatory approvals.
About EG A/S
EG is a market-leading vendor of industry-specific, standard software for private and public customers in the Nordics. EG’s Software-as-a-Service offerings are developed by specialists with deep industry and domain knowledge, supporting business-critical and administrative processes. EG employs 1,500+ people primarily in the Nordics and in 2020, Group revenue was DKK 1.4 billion.
Read more about EG at https://www.eg.dk
For further information
Mikkel Bardram, CEO, EG A/S
Communication Manager Per Roholt, +45 2060 9736