Engagement — Platform Due Diligence
Code & Co. provides Tech & Product Due Diligence to Bregal Unternehmerkapital in preparation for its investment in Billbee, a leading cloud-based multichannel e-commerce SaaS solutions provider.
Code & Co. provides Tech & Product Due Diligence to funds advised by Bregal Unternehmerkapital ahead of its investment in Billbee, a specialist in offering cloud-based solutions. Billbee offers cloud-based multichannel e-commerce SaaS solutions to assist its c. 20,000 customers in managing their e-commerce workflows efficiently and with a high degree of automation.
Scope of work
This included an in-depth analysis of Billbee’s architecture, technology stack, integration capabilities, scalability, and security aspects of its platform. The evaluation also examined the efficiency of the engineering processes and the expertise of the team responsible for them. In addition, Code & Co. evaluated topics such as technical debt and the company’s overarching product vision and roadmap to determine the overall effectiveness and potential for future growth and success.
Billbee is a leading SaaS solutions provider from Twisteal in northern Hesse, Germany. It offers a comprehensive but easy-to-use order processing, merchandise management, and automation solution for sellers who sell products via one or more (online) channels.
All relevant processes in the retail environment, from customer communication to shipping and after-sales, can be mapped by Billbee or directly connected and integrated partners. There is also a strong focus on making the solution attractive for smaller companies in terms of complexity and price without sacrificing the scalability necessary for larger companies. The offering is supplemented by additional optional modules and the option of booking premium support with guaranteed response times.
Bregal Unternehmerkapital ("BU") is a leading family-backed investment firm with offices in Zug, Munich and Milan. As a part of a family-owned business that has grown over several generations, the BU funds invest in mid-sized companies based in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Northern Italy. With the mission to be the partner of choice for entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses, BU seeks to partner with market leaders and "hidden champions" with solid management teams and outbreak potential. Since its founding in 2015, the funds managed by BU have invested over €2.8 billion in more than 100 companies, supporting over 25,000 employees and working in partnership with entrepreneurs and families to develop, internationalize, and digitize their businesses while helping them generate sustainable value on a responsible basis with the next generation in mind.