21.03.2017 One Voice acquires London-based AIControlPoint
One Voice AS has acquired the London-based AIControlPoint Ltd, which is one of the main competitors on the international market. AIControlPoint formed part of Access Intelligence PLC, which is listed on the London Stock Exchange.
International CEO of One Voice Kjetil Mollan (picture) is delighted with the acquisition;
"Our strategy is growth, both in Scandinavia and the international market. With this acquisition, we are taking an important step and the timing is perfect. We combine our world-leading product with AIs knowledge in what we see as an important market. This form a basis for growth, but also further development of our product. I am extremely pleased that what started as a small entrepreneurial company in Trondheim, Norway can now buy our toughest competitor in the international market."
CIM was developed in 2006 with the ambition to help Norwegian authorities and large businesses in dealing with crises and disasters. CIM is currently in use worldwide, with over 1 200 installations.
AIControlPoint provides software solutions to both public and private companies from its London office and has large international customers in a wide variety of sectors.
Andy Carvell (picture) will be the Managing Director of One Voice’s London office. He comes from the position as Business Development Manager for AIControlPoint and believes that the future looks bright with One Voice as the company’s new owners:
"We have always searched for richer, smarter and safer solutions for our customers, and with One Voice on board I'm sure we can fulfil all three. With this new partnership, we can now deliver CIM, one of the world’s leading resilience solutions and together with my team, I look forward to presenting this to the market."
Effective date for the acquisition is Thursday 16 March.
Learn more about Access Intelligence PLC: www.accessintelligence.com