Progresso AS becomes part of ECIT. Company announcement No. 127
ECIT AS hereby announce that the Norwegian finance & accounting company Progresso AS has become a part of ECIT.
- Progresso is a very good addition to our existing location in Florø and will serve ECIT to
get a stronger footprint within the fish-farming industry. We are pleased to welcome customers and employees of Progresso to ECIT, says Peter Lauring, CEO in ECIT.
ECIT is acquiring 60 % of the shares in Progresso Invest AS who owns 100 % of the shares in Progresso AS. ECIT has an option to acquire all remaining shares in the company. The
acquisition has been settled partly with cash, and partly with treasury shares. ECIT AS
stock of treasury shares is 2,703,228 after the transaction.
About Progresso AS
Progresso AS, located in Florø, Norway, provides services within accounting, payroll and
advisory. Progresso AS serves small as well as medium and large customers, and is
specialized in services aimed to serve the fish-farming industry. Progresso AS has 10
employees and a revenue of 17.3 MNOK in 2021. Read more on https://www.progresso.as
For further information please contact:
Iselin Paulsen, Head of Communication
+47 901 40 166
Mads Skovgaard, Group CFO
+45 2780 4942
Founded in 2013, ECIT supports a large customer base with accounting, payroll, and a broad range of IT services. ECIT has a proven model for acquisition and integration, ensuring proximity to customers and local entrepreneurship combined with the strength of a larger international group. ECIT has a proforma revenue (2021) of 2.6 billion NOK and +2,300 employees across 10 countries. M&A has been a key driver of the Company's growth and ECIT has completed more than 130 acquisitions since 2013. Read more at www.ecit.com