Visma announces the acquisition of Calipso, a leading provider of ERP Software in Argentina for the mid-market and enterprise.
Alvaro Capobianco, President of Visma Latin America, said: “This strategic acquisition will enable us to complement our current HRM offering with one of the best ERPs in the region. With Calipso as part of the Visma family, we can serve our existing customers, business partners and the Latin American market with a comprehensive ERP offering in addition to our strong HRM portfolio.”
This acquisition allows Visma, with its main presence in Europe, to enter into the ERP market in Latin America.
“We are very proud to join the Visma family and are looking forward to exploiting several synergies between our companies – providing our customers with a successful and fast-growing SaaS HRM software, giving more development opportunities to our employees, and helping us in the global competition for talent,” said Pablo Iacub, co-founder of Calipso.
Calipso has customers in several countries in Latin America and employs more than 100 people at their headquarters located in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
“We are very excited to become part of a leading international software company like Visma. By utilising Visma’s experience and network of competence, we see great possibilities for growth in the future, creating value for our customers together,” said Svetlana Czyz, co-founder of Calipso.
“At Visma, our vision is to shape the future of society through technology. We believe that a society aided by the right digital tools is a better and more effective society, and we can now add another mission-critical software to our portfolio,” affirms Capobianco.
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Alvaro Capobianco, President of Visma Latin America, firstname.lastname@example.org