VINCI Energies is acquiring redtoo, a Swiss IT services group with additional branches in the Czech Republic and the USA. The group has 240 employees and will strengthen the presence and offering of Axians, VINCI Energies’ ICT (information and communication technology) brand.
“The addition of the redtoo group means we now occupy a strong position in the ICT solutions market. This will enable us to fully exploit the synergy potential between our ETAVIS, Actemium and Axians brands in order to help our customers deploy new technologies and implement the digital transformation of their businesses, also known as Industry 4.0”, explains Thomas Ernst, CEO of VINCI Energies Switzerland.
Axians supports its customers – private-sector companies, public-sector entities, operators and service providers – in their infrastructure and digital solutions development. To this end, Axians offers a comprehensive range of ICT solutions and services spanning business applications and data analytics, enterprise networks and digital workspaces, datacenters and cloud services, telecommunications infrastructure and cybersecurity. Axians’s specialized consulting, design, integration and service teams develop bespoke solutions that transform technology into added values.
Axians is a VINCI Energies brand. www.axians.com
Revenues of EUR 1.7 billion // 8,000 employees // 200 companies // 15 countries
About VINCI Energies
In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast-track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the digital transformation and the energy transition. With their strong regional roots and agile organisational structure, VINCI Energies’ business units boost the reliability, safety and efficiency of energy, transport and communication infrastructure, factories and buildings.
2015: €10 billion revenue // 65,400 employees // 1,600 business units // 51 countries
In Switzerland, VINCI Energies is active in the fields of high and low voltage power and HVAC, industrial automation, telecommunications infrastructure, IT infrastructure and services as well as facility management through its five brands: ETAVIS, Ammann + Schmid, Actemium, Axians and VINCI Facilities. The group has 2,500 employees (including more than 400 apprentices) and expects to generate sales of CHF 480 million in 2016.
Thomas Ernst – +41 44 947 77 00