IT company EASI takes over sector colleague van Helvoirt Automatisering B.V.. Current CEO Rudi van Helvoirt will stay on board and will help shape the daily management as Technical Director. The goal of the acquisition is to increase the capacity and flexibility of EASI in the Netherlands. 

In the Netherlands, EASI focuses primarily on security, cloud and infrastructure management for IBM Power and VMware (Intel) environments. "We are very pleased that Rudi will join the team in EASI in the Netherlands," says Thomas Van Eeckhout, CEO of EASI. Van Helvoirt has specific knowledge of IBM i, which makes it an interesting partner for us. They are a valuable addition to our service portfolio". 

Shared expertise 

"As an IBM Platinum Business Partner, EASI is a logical choice for us," says Rudi. "Thanks to their long-standing relationship with IBM, their expertise fits in seamlessly with ours. In addition to that, this also offers an interesting opportunity to scale up. We have found a reliable partner in EASI who shares our vision. Just like us, they put quality and personal, reliable services first". 

Continuity guarantee 

For the customers of both van Helvoirt and EASI this acquisition does not bring any noticeable changes. "Continuity is guaranteed," says Thomas Van Eeckhout. "Customers will remain in touch with their trusted person of contact. Physically we will move the existing van Helvoirt office to the EASI office in 's-Hertogenbosch".