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Ebner Stolz advices GOD group on the acquisition of EPCon IT-Consulting GmbH

  • The IT Con­sul­ting com­pany EP­Con IT-Con­sul­ting GmbH is ac­qui­red by GOD group in coope­ra­tion with Wa­ter­land Pri­vate Equity
  • With this ac­qui­si­tion GOD in­tends to broa­den its cu­st­omer base and fur­ther ex­tend its growth stra­tegy
  • Eb­ner Stolz ad­vi­sed the buy-side in the con­text of a Fi­nan­cial and Tax Due Di­li­gence

Stutt­gart, Ger­many, Oc­to­ber 10, 2022 - The au­diting- and con­sul­ting firm Eb­ner Stolz has ad­vi­sed GOD group ( on the ac­qui­si­tion of EP­Con IT-Con­sul­ting GmbH (EP­Con) with a Fi­nan­cial and Tax due di­li­gence.

Foun­ded in 1985, is a full-ser­vice IT pro­vi­der and has been de­ve­lo­ping and ope­ra­ting cu­st­omi­sed en­ter­prise IT and soft­ware so­lu­ti­ons. The com­pany is head­quar­te­red in Braun­schweig, Ger­many and ope­ra­tes in ad­di­tio­nal lo­ca­ti­ons in Ger­many, Li­thua­nia, Po­land, and In­dia. As a full-ser­vice IT pro­vi­der, the com­pany ca­ters to all pha­ses of the soft­ware lifecy­cle be­gin­ning from the de­ve­lop­ment of ap­pli­ca­ti­ons to plan­ning and im­ple­men­ta­tion as well as sup­port across all ser­vice le­vels. Ap­pro­xi­mately 500 em­ployees ser­vice and sup­port large as well as me­dium si­zed en­ter­pri­ses.

EP­Con was foun­ded in 2016 and is an IT con­sul­ting and pro­fes­sio­nal ser­vice pro­vi­der for tech­ni­cal re­cruit­ment, soft­ware de­ve­lop­ment and ma­na­ged ser­vices. The com­pany is head­quar­te­red in Min­den and ope­ra­tes an ad­di­tio­nal lo­ca­tion in Braun­schweig, Ger­many. EP­Con ope­ra­tes in four broad seg­ments na­mely test and qua­lity ma­nage­ment, tech­no­logy con­sul­ting, ar­chi­tec­ture con­sul­ting, pro­ject ma­nage­ment and pro­ject sup­port.

In coope­ra­tion with Wa­ter­land Pri­vate Equity, the IT ser­vice pro­vi­der has ta­ken a step for­ward in its cor­po­rate growth with the ac­qui­si­tion of EP­Con while also ad­ding ano­ther mem­ber from the IT sec­tor to its port­fo­lio. With the ac­qui­si­tion, will have a strong part­ner to in­crease its cu­st­omer base as well as dri­ving fur­ther its growth stra­tegy to suc­cess­fully serve the in­cre­asing IT de­mand in the fu­ture. The ser­vices with the new part­ner also in­clude mo­dern cloud and edge com­pu­ting ser­vices as well as SAP con­sul­ting.

Eb­ner Stolz pro­vi­ded com­pre­hen­sive sup­port to the buy side for the ac­qui­si­tion in the con­text of a Fi­nan­cial and Tax Due Di­li­gence.

Team Eb­ner Stolz: Chris­tian Fuchs (Pro­ject-lea­ding Part­ner), Fe­lix Fries, Seema Rao (both Fi­nan­cial Due Di­li­gence), Alex­an­der Eu­ch­ner (Part­ner, Tax Due Di­li­gence) and Ste­fa­nie Schrötter (Tax Due Di­li­gence).

Press contact

Hen­ning Mar­bur­ger
Eb­ner Stolz
Holz­markt 1
50676 Co­lo­gne
Phone +49 221 20643-628

Firm contact

Chris­tian Fuchs
Eb­ner Stolz
Kro­nen­straße 30
70174 Stutt­gart
Phone. +49 711 2049-1276

About Ebner Stolz

Eb­ner Stolz is one of the lar­gest in­de­pen­dent mid-mar­ket au­diting and con­sul­ting firms in Ger­many and ranks among the top ten in the in­dus­try. The firm has de­ca­des of in-depth ex­pe­ri­ence in au­diting, tax con­sul­ting, le­gal con­sul­ting and ma­nage­ment con­sul­ting. This broad spec­trum is of­fe­red by 1,900 em­ployees in the ty­pi­cal mul­ti­di­sci­pli­nary ap­proach in all ma­jor Ger­man ci­ties and busi­ness cen­ters. As a mar­ket lea­der in the SME sec­tor, the firm pri­ma­rily ser­ves mid-si­zed in­dus­trial, com­mer­cial and ser­vice en­ter­pri­ses of all si­zes and in every sec­tor.

Eb­ner Stolz con­ducts cross-bor­der au­dit and con­sul­ting en­ga­ge­ments to­ge­ther with part­ners from Ne­xia In­ter­na­tio­nal, one of the world's ten lar­gest net­works of con­sul­ting and au­diting firms. Th­rough Ne­xia, Eb­ner Stolz is re­pre­sen­ted in over 125 coun­tries with 790 of­fices.

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