EG signs agreement to acquire Ajour System
Copenhagen, 22 February 2022 - 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 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 optimising 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 Ajour System A/S
Ajour System A/S is a SaaS supplier in the construction and real estate industry, including software for all parts of the construction process. The company was established in 2009, employs 32 industry specialists in software and construction and is based in Odense, Denmark.
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.
For further information
CEO Mikkel Bardram, EG A/S
Communication Manager Per Roholt, +45 2060 9736