Results International advises Sapphire Systems on its investment from Horizon Capital
- Service: Equity Fundraising, M&A
- Sector: Technology
- Sub Sector: Technology Services
- Engagement Type: Sell Side
We are delighted to announce that Results International was the exclusive corporate finance advisor to the shareholders of Sapphire Systems, one of the UK’s largest independent technology services businesses, on its significant investment from Horizon Capital.
Sapphire has developed a reputation as a leading global provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial management solutions (FMS) and is a leading partner of major software authors SAP and Infor. Serving more than 1000 clients and employing over 250 people across global offices in the UK, USA, India, Mexico, Philippines and Argentina, the business offers round the clock support and hosting alongside software and implementation.
The business has demonstrated exceptional levels of growth having grown every year since inception and this investment will enable Sapphire to accelerate its growth trajectory.
“Since founding Sapphire, we have built a strong and scalable business that we believe can be further enhanced through continued organic initiatives and high quality acquisitions,” comments Ian Caswell, CEO, Sapphire Systems. “Horizon’s proven track record in successfully backing technology companies makes them a natural choice as an investment partner for us. I am very excited that with Horizon’s backing and the team’s substantial experience we are well positioned to realise huge growth potential in the coming years.”
We found Results to be a highly personable team of expert advisors who supported us continuously to identify and select an investment partner with a proven track record in our industry sector. They handled negotiations superbly well to help us secure the best commercial valuation for our business and agree the right terms. Results delivered a high quality service with the utmost levels of professionalism and their tenacious approach, combined with a genuine passion for delivering, was evident throughout the entire process.
CEO, Sapphire Systems