Infinigate acquires Nocom Security

24th September 2007 - Rotkreuz/Stockholm - Infinigate, a leading Value Added Distributor for IT Security Solutions, is strengthening its presence in Scandinavia by taking over Nocom Security, which is present in Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

Infinigate expands its presence in the Scandinavian market by acquiring the Nocom Security Group from the listed Nocom AB. Both parties agreed to not comment on the purchase price. Nocom Security is present in Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

Nocom Security is one of the leading IT Security Value Added Distributors in Scandinavia with a strong regional presence. Both strategy and product portfolio of Nocom Security and Infinigate match in a nearly perfect manner and will lead to substantial synergies.

After having become one of the leading IT Security VADs in Central Europe, Infinigate will now gain the same position in Scandinavia following the acquisition.

“This step is a major boost for the strength of Infinigate's market position in Europe, as with the acquisition of Nocom Security Infinigate is now present in 6 European countries.", says David Martinez, CEO of Infinigate.

Following the integration of Nocom Security Infinigate will be present in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway and Denmark.

“Infinigate is a successful, strong and focused IT Security VAD in Europe. We are pleased that the experience and competence we have built in Nocom Security will be a part of a larger and stronger Infinigate. “says Stefan Skarin, Chairman of Nocom.

Infinigate was founded in 1996 as the first Distributor of internet technology solutions in Europe. Since 2002 Infinigate’s sole focus has been the distribution of sustainable IT security solutions to protect and defend IT networks, servers, devices, data, applications as well as the cloud. As a true Value Added Distributor, Infinigate focuses on and supports innovative, best of breed security solutions that require an advanced level of expertise and knowledge. Infinigate offers a complete service to its partners and vendors to complement its product portfolio with dedicated technical, marketing, sales and professional services. Following a number of successful market entries and acquisitions, Infinigate aims to continue driving forward its strategy of geographical expansion across Europe. Today the Infinigate Group has about 300 employees and operations in 10 European countries including Germany, United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland. It covers close to 80% of the Western European IT Security market potential establishing itself as a leading European Value Added Distributor for IT Security.