13 Oct PE-backed consultant Alithya acquires Pro2p – PE Hub Network
By Kirk Falconer
Alithya has bought Pro2p, a Montréal-based provider of business consulting services to help clients realize optimal integration of Oracle applications. No financial terms were released. Québec City’s Alithya, a provider of strategic consulting and information technology services, said the deal is part of an accelerated growth strategy. Last year, Alithya was backed in its acquisition of Groupe conseil OSI by Québec investors Capital régional et coopérative Desjardins, Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Investissement Québec.
Alithya Acquires Quebec’s Foremost Oracle Suite Integrator: PRO2P
This association will allow Alithya to considerably increase its number of Oracle integration experts, create a large-scale practice and provide key clients of the platform with a competitive alternative.
MONTREAL, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Oct. 13, 2016) – Alithya, Quebec’s largest privately-held strategic consulting and IT services firm, is proud to announce its acquisition of Pro2p. The integration of Quebec’s leading Oracle EBS specialist also strengthens Alithya’s management team, with the arrival of Dany Paradis and Eric Therrien, who are both partners in Pro2p.
“This transaction is part of our accelerated growth strategy, and it meets our major clients’ critical needs. We are extremely proud to welcome a team of seasoned specialists with its ten years of expertise with the Oracle suite. The resulting opportunities fall in with our strategic planning and will make Alithya an industry leader. Our team of Oracle integration experts will enable us to better meet the needs of our clients in Quebec, the rest of Canada and France,” says Paul Raymond, President & Chief Executive Officer of Alithya.
“The transfer of Pro2p to Alithya is an extraordinary growth opportunity for our clients and consultants. We are joining a firm that shares our values and whose strategic planning will propel us forward and enable us to reach a whole new level of business objectives. We are very excited about joining a solid, respected organization with international scope,” assert Dany Paradis and Eric Therrien, both Vice-Presidents at Alithya.
Founded in 2006, the company offers specialized consulting services and helps its clients develop and enhance their processes to ensure an optimal integration of Oracle applications. Accustomed to joint management, the Pro2p experts complete every project with agility and efficiency. Among the things this Oracle specialist brings to the table are strategic planning, implementation, migration, customized development and the creation of joint service centres.
Alithya, Quebec’s largest privately-held strategic consulting and IT services firm, operates in North America and France. Founded in 1992, the firm advises, guides and assists its clients in their pursuit of innovation and excellence. Alithya also prioritizes the achievement of business objectives on every project, relying on an optimal use of information technology. Its clients are mainly active in the financial services, telecommunications, transportation, health care and government services sectors. Alithya has more than 1,250 specialized consultants in Canada, the US and France.
Source : PE Hub Network