Engagement — Platform Due Diligence
Code & Co. provided Tech & Product Due Diligence to Bregal Unternehmerkapital ahead of the majority stake acquisition of a leading discrete manufacturing ERP
Founded in 1987, Isah is a Dutch specialist in ERP software solutions for manufacturing. Together with Bregal, Isah plans to accelerate growth in the Netherlands, its home market, but also across the German-speaking region and beyond.
- Bregal Unternehmerkapital has multiple enterprise software companies in its current investment portfolio.
- Bregal Unternehmerkapital to provide Isah access to its network of leading industry experts.
- Isah develops a comprehensive ERP software suite with manufacturing and administrative functionalities.
Isah is an ERP solution, which is thoroughly integrated into the end-to-end production processes of its manufacturing customers and includes modules for engineering, shop floor control, and maintenance.
With c. 100 employees, Isah supports medium-sized and large customers in the manufacturing industries in more than 20 countries around the globe. The company’s new partnership with Bregal Unternehmerkapital will help support Isah’s future by providing the necessary capital and expertise to support its team and technology growth.
Thanks to its positions as a long-term investor in leading mid-market ERP software providers, Bregal Unternehmerkapital possesses a substantial amount of expertise that it plans to make available to Isah. Together with Bregal, Isah plans to strengthen its leading position in its home market the Netherlands and to accelerate growth internationally.
Code & Co. provided Due Diligence to Bregal Unternehmerkapital ahead of its majority stake acquisition of Isah Software Group. During our assessment of Isah’s growth vision and roadmap, we conducted a thorough investigation into its ML and AI potential, technological infrastructure and architecture, cloud strategy, security protocols, and operational processes i.e. customer onboarding, rollout, and SLA agreements. The transaction underlines Code & Co.'s strong positioning as an established technology and product advisor on ERP tools for the manufacturing sector.
Bregal Unternehmerkapital (“BU”) is part of a family-owned business that has grown over several generations. The BU funds invest in European mid-sized companies across a wide range of sectors with a focus on market leaders and “hidden champions” with strong management teams and outbreak potential. With patient capital, entrepreneurial expertise, and a partnership approach, our team works closely with entrepreneurs to develop, internationalize and digitalize portfolio companies, and to help them generate sustainable value on a responsible basis.
As part of its comprehensive commitment to ESG, BU also supports existing portfolio companies with loans at attractive terms to finance sustainability investments provided by Bregal’s dedicated EUR 40 million Sustainable Development Fund and, in 2020, with grants for charitable projects to contribute to portfolio companies’ pandemic responses provided by Bregal’s EUR 3 million COVID-19 relief fund. Furthermore, in 2021, BU committed to ambitious science-based climate targets for 2030 as part of its commitment to decarbonize its portfolio and achieve net-zero.