Bouvet Stockholm AB acquires Ciber Sweden
From left: Kristina Söderberg, CFO Ciber Sweden, Jonna Nordén, CEO Bouvet Sverige, Casey Zaugg, Vice president, chief of operations Ciber, Inc. and Sverre Hurum, CEO Bouvet ASA
Bouvet Stockholm AB has entered into an agreement with Ciber, Inc (Consultants In Business, Engineering and Research Sweden AB),on taking over 31 employees from Ciber Sweden. As part of the deal, Bouvet will enter into Ciber´s assignments in Sweden to ensure a seamless transition for the clients concerned. The agreement is expected to come into force during September 2016.
“I am happy to welcome Ciber Sweden to Bouvet," said Bouvet Sverige AB Chief Executive Officer Jonna Nordén. "Together Ciber and Bouvet have a strong client base and have matching competencies and culture. This will strengthen our delivery capacity for development of digital solutions in Stockholm”.
Chief executive Sverre Hurum in Bouvet ASA says this acquisition is in line with our commitments in Sweden. "We're building expertise in Scandinavia, and give weight to understanding the language, culture and business of our clients. That makes a strong local presence important."
“We are continuing to execute our strategy of streamlining operations and focusing on core strengths,” said Ciber President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Boustridge. “We are confident that Bouvet’s deep roots in the market will help provide our valued Ciber Sweden customers and employees with a seamless transition.”
Bouvet Sverige serves clients in Stockholm, Malmø and Örebro. This acquisition will give Bouvet approx. 100 employees based in Sweden.