BlueCF exclusively advised NTT Com Security AG, the international information security and risk management specialist listed on the Munich stock exchange, on the takeover of BDG GmbH & Co. KG (BDG), a German provider of services for IT and IT-security structures. NTT Com Security AG is majority owned by Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), one of the largest telecommunications companies worldwide.
Founded 1995, BDG develops security infrastructures for large and mid-sized companies and belongs to the leading providers of IT-security services in Germany. BDG offers customers a comprehensive range of products, manufacturer-independent IT-consultation as well as customized premium services. The company operates from offices in Cologne, Berlin and Idstein.
NTT Com Security (formerly Integralis) is a global information security and risk management organization. NTT Com Security helps organizations lower their IT costs and increase the depth of IT security protection, risk management, compliance and service availability. NTT Com Security AG is headquartered in Ismaning, Germany and part of the NTT Communications Group, owned by NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation), one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world.
The outstanding employees and the excellent customer base of BDG, especially regarding major corporations in Western Germany, makes this acquisition a great addition that will help us to further expand our market leadership in the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland). BlueCF has been more than helpful in screening various opportunities, building the economic model, supporting negotiations and managing a very smooth process. We are looking forward to working together with BlueCF in the nearest future.
CFO NTT Com Security AG