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Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between Dataflow Events Ltd and Vesta Software Group

Posted on June 19, 2024 By

Benchmark International is pleased to announce the acquisition of Wimbledon-based Dataflow by Vesta.

Established in 1996, Dataflow is a web development business delivering premium delegate registration systems for events and sponsor ticket management systems. Utilising a self-built innovative database, the company is able to offer a customised service in order to meet customers’ specific needs.

Vesta is a buy-and-hold acquirer of vertical market software companies, operating over thirty independently managed software brands around the world. It is wholly owned by Constellation Software Inc. (TSX:CSU) through the Jonas Software operating group.

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John Denham, Dataflow’s majority shareholder, commented: “Dataflow Events have been delivering event registration systems for over 20 years. This extended to sponsor ticket and asset management systems over the last 10 years. Our managed service and ability to customise all arrangements gives us a unique position in the market. Becoming part of the Vesta Software Group will open up new markets and will enhance our ability to better serve our clients’ ever-changing requirements.”

Richard Clancy, group CEO of Vesta, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Dataflow into our portfolio. Dataflow’s proven ability to deliver and maintain innovative digital solutions for the events industry will enhance Vesta’s existing presence in this growing vertical market. We look forward to supporting the company, its employees, and clients as they continue to grow and strengthen their product offerings.”

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Benchmark International is a global M&A firm that provides business owners with creative, value-maximizing solutions for growing and exiting their businesses. Benchmark International has handled over $11 billion in transaction value across various industries from offices across the world. With decades of M&A experience, Benchmark International’s transaction teams have assisted business owners with achieving their objectives and ensuring the continued growth of their businesses. The firm has also been named the Investment Banking Firm of the Year by The M&A Advisor and the Global M&A Network as well as the #1 Sell-side Privately-held M&A Advisor in the World by Pitchbook and Refinitiv’s Global League Tables.

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