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Engagement — Add-on Due Diligence

Code & Co. conducted Tech & Product Due Diligence for BuildTec Software Group, established by funds advised by Bregal Unternehmerkapital (“BU”), ahead of its investment in DigiPara, a leading specialist in the field of in building information modeling (BIM) for lifts and escalators.

BuildTec Software Group, specializing in cutting-edge software solutions for the construction and trade sectors, has acquired a majority stake in DigiPara GmbH ("DigiPara"), a provider of Building Information Modeling (“BIM”)-based lift design software. The partnership will help further continue the group’s growth path and product portfolio expansion.

Scope of Work

Code & Co. conducted Tech & Product Due Diligence for BuildTec Software Group on DigiPara’s product suite.

This included an in-depth review of the architecture, infrastructure, and cyber security posture of the company. In addition, customer integration and support processes were examined, followed by an analysis of DigiPara’s product roadmap, team structure, and software development life cycle.

About DigiPara

DigiPara is the leading provider of software solutions for the planning of elevators and escalators, offering a comprehensive software portfolio for creating modern CAD drawings. As experts in elevator software, DigiPara's software applications are used in 49 countries worldwide. The international success is based on a consistent corporate strategy: developing software as customer-focused as possible. DigiPara specializes in configuration software and has been an Autodesk Solution Partner for more than 20 years. For more information, visit:

About BuildTec Software Group

BuildTec Software Group, with its portfolio of several leading construction technology software brands, is on its way to becoming the leading European platform for software solutions, supporting more than 20,000 customers. BuildTec is committed to supporting the construction industry with reliable solutions that help its customers meet the challenges of a converging industry. With solutions in the areas of construction ERP, timber construction, staircase construction and sheet metal processing, BuildTec covers several key areas along the value chain of the construction industry. Renowned brands such as SEMA, Compass, Powerbird, Sitara, ISBCAD and WGsystem are the preferred tools used by thousands of companies every day. To continuously expand its market position and always offer customers innovative solutions, the BuildTec Software Group invests an average of 15% of its turnover in the further development of software solutions at its sites in Wildpoldsried, Dortmund, Aalborg, Monheim and Hanover every year.


About Bregal Unternehmerkapital

Bregal Unternehmerkapital (BU) is a leading private equity firm with offices in Zug, Munich and Milan. As part of a family business that has grown over generations, the funds advised by BU invest in medium-sized companies headquartered in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy, covering a wide range of industries. In its efforts to be the partner of choice for entrepreneurs and family businesses, BU focuses on partnerships with market leaders and "hidden champions" with a strong management team and great growth potential. Since its foundation in 2015, the funds advised by BU have invested over 3.0 billion euros in more than 100 companies and supported over 20,000 employees. In close partnership with entrepreneurs and families, their companies are further developed, internationalized, and digitalized - so that sustainable value is created on a responsible basis for the next generation. For more information, please visit or find them on LinkedIn.