Oaktree Group takes over Apply from Utrecht
Zaandam / Utrecht, June 15, 2018 – Oaktree Group, owner of a complementary group of companies that deliver Cloud-based IT and Unified Communications solutions as Managed Services, has taken over Apply from Utrecht.
It is the second acquisition of the Oaktree Group in a short time. Earlier this month, the company announced the acquisition of ProDyne Telecom and IT from Den Bosch. In addition to Apply and recently ProDyne, the companies Oaktree ICT Services, Sencit, MDRX and WireItUp are also part of the Oaktree Group.
Apply was established in 1994 and has extensive experience in the field of IT solutions. Apply specializes in advising, implementing and managing complex, integrated communication and data networks. With Apply as a partner you have one reliable point of contact for all your communication matters. With 23 employees and a turnover of around 4 million euros, Apply has acquired a solid position within the IT industry.
Emile Jongerius, founder of Apply, remains involved with the company. About the acquisition, Emile says: “This step fits in perfectly with my vision to be able to offer existing and new customers of Apply more added value with a greater diversity of IT services, of course with a single point of contact. By joining the Oaktree Group, this has now become accelerated. “
Roland van der Hoek, Oaktree Group: “We are pleased that we can add a renowned name such as Apply to the Oaktree Group. This will not be our last takeover, we will grow within three to five years to an IT organization with a turnover of at least 30 million euros. Discussions with other potential takeover candidates who want to join the Oaktree Group are already initiated. “