InnoWave strengthens world leadership ambition with the acquisition of WinTrust
InnoWave, a global technology company, headquartered in Portugal has acquired 80% of WinTrust, another Portuguese company specialised in providing Quality Assurance services to Software and Cloud/DevOps areas.
This merge has strengthened the InnoWave Group with WinTrust being the company that provides both the Quality Assurance services and Test Automation products. All 50 members of the current WinTrust team, including the managers, will move to InnoWave’s headquarters in Lisbon.
This acquisition further strengthens InnoWave‘s worldwide player status, “with the ambition to lead the global market in innovation and digital transformation”, as said by Tiago Gonçalves, InnoWave’s CEO.
InnoWave has been betting on a strong acquisitions strategy and WinTrust’s integration with the Group will reinforce the expansion process, strengthening our global delivery ability and widening our presence into new locations across Europe. The acquisition allows greater scale effects, specialization and focus, providing ways for the digital transformation of both companies and society itself to happen in a stronger and faster pace”, concluded the InnoWave’s CEO.
WinTrust is a Portuguese company that was founded in 2006, that has active projects in the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland and Sweden. It is a software consulting and certifying company that adds experience to the application of Quality Assurance Services best practices. WinTrust cares about all software quality related aspects, with a stronger focus software testing, Clouds/DevOps, Continuous Testing, Project Management and Functional Analysis.
According to Filipe Nuno Carlos, WinTrust’s Managing Partner “this integration with InnoWave will bring us new opportunities within newer geographies, with a better integrated services and product offering”.
“One of the key aspects of this happening directly derives from the fact that InnoWave’s Group culture being 100% in line with WinTrust, in terms of values and service excellence”, concluded Filipe Nuno Carlos.
With over 10 years of industry expertise, the InnoWave Group has turned into a global player, now employing around 300 people worldwide. InnoWave’s offices are based in Portugal, United Kingdom, Belgium, Netherland, United States of America and the United Arab Emirates. InnoWave has customers from over 18 countries around the globe, and is now a reference to life-changing innovative solutions.
The Group now features yubuy®, a company that specializes in TV Commerce; Thought Creator that provides IoT (Internet of Things) services; and now WinTrust, specialized in Quality Assurance Services for the areas of software and Cloud/DevOps.