Volaris Group Inc. has acquired Company Watch. Based in London, UK, Company Watch is a financial analytics solution provider that delivers commercial credit reference scoring in the age of big data.
Company Watch was founded in 1998 to provide a definitive way to score financial accounts to manage credit risk. Over the next decade, they will build on the disruptive technologies they brought to market in the 2000s, applying cutting-edge machine learning techniques to new, alternative data.
“We are delighted to welcome Company Watch to our team and are excited to support them in taking their product offerings to the next level,” said Joe Westhuizen, General Manager within the Volaris Group.
In accordance with Volaris' philosophy, to acquire, strengthen, and grow, Company Watch will continue to run under the direction of its CEO, Jo Kettner, while benefiting from the support, resources and best practices made available by Volaris.
“In Volaris, we found an ethos that resonated with us: a buy and hold company, focused on profitable growth, concentrating on the qualities that make small businesses thrive, while bringing years of expertise and a professional business framework to support us in our growth,” said Jo Kettner, CEO of Company Watch.
Company Watch was advised on this transaction by Strata Partners.
About Volaris Group
Volaris acquires, strengthens, and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow – whether that growth comes through organic measures such as new initiatives and product development, day-to-day business, or through complementary acquisitions. Learn more at www.volarisgroup.com.
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