Ratiodata and Accesa Establish the Joint Venture RaRo for Efficient IT Services From Romania
Ratiodata GmbH and the software expert Accesa IT-Group GmbH will work even closer together in the future.
Ratiodata GmbH and the software expert Accesa IT-Group GmbH will work even closer together in the future. The joint new foundation of the "Ratiodata Accesa Romania S.R.L." (RARo) combines Ratiodata's extensive industry experience with Accesa's nearshoring presence and its expertise in modern software development for customers in the DACH region.
The joint subsidiary offers both companies long-term growth prospects. The company headquarters will be in the Romanian IT stronghold of Cluj-Napoca.
The new company offers long-term growth perspectives to the two founders, while Accesa IT-Group GmbH with its subsidiaries in Romania, Germany, Switzerland and Ratiodata GmbH will continue to operate as two separate companies. The company headquarters will be in the Romanian IT stronghold Cluj-Napoca.
RaRo's portfolio includes IT nearshoring services such as consulting, software development & services, testing, and IT operational support & managed services. It is particularly aimed at companies from regulated industries such as banking and insurance as well as institutions from the public sector, utilities, healthcare, and welfare. The joint venture is the result of many years of successful cooperation between the two companies.
Iulian Iuga, Managing Director of Accesa IT-Group, about the partnership:
"The joint venture is a big step in our partnership with Ratiodata. As of today, we are bundling Ratiodata's experience in regulated industries and our more than 15 years of expertise in software development and operational support of systems. Both sides now can develop new business areas. Thus, regulatory know-how and development expertise come together in an ideal way and support customers in regulated industries in the DACH region in their digital transformation."
Martin Greiwe, the spokesman of the management of Ratiodata, is looking forward to the cooperation:
"Romania is characterized by many very well-trained developers in a European comparison. With the foundation of RARo and the bundling of our competences we offer our customers an even more comprehensive service: efficient, reliable, and secure. RARo becomes the nearshoring partner for our customers, from classic IT services to agile IT projects."
About Ratiodata Accesa Romania S.R.L.
Ratiodata Accesa Romania S.R.L. (RARo), based in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, was founded in 2020 as a joint venture between the IT system house Ratiodata GmbH and the IT service provider Accesa IT-Group GmbH. Ratiodata holds 74.9 % of the company, Accesa 25.1 %. RARo offers comprehensive IT nearshoring services in the areas of consulting, software development & services, testing, and IT operational support & managed services.
The company increases the efficiency, agility, quality, and security of its customers' IT with tailored, reliable, and future-oriented services and solutions. The services are provided in Romania; the data center is in Germany. RARo guarantees secure IT operations, based on German and Romanian standards. The certifications of Ratiodata GmbH are the basis for the planned audits; in addition, Romanian certifications are being sought. Managing directors are Martin Greiwe, Iulian Iuga, Klemens Baumgärtel and Dr. Michael Stanka.
About Ratiodata GmbH
Ratiodata GmbH, founded in 1972, is one of the largest system companies in Germany with over 1,300 employees at 14 locations and branch offices nationwide and a turnover of around 330 million euros. The subsidiary Ratiodata Luxemburg S.à r.l. is in Luxembourg.
Ratiodata GmbH specializes in financial services companies and regulated and IT-intensive industries. Its products and services primarily include hardware trading, IMAC/R/D, managed services and nationwide on-site services for stationary and mobile IT infrastructure and workplace equipment, including multi-functional systems, communication technologies and network and security solutions.
The product and service portfolio also includes the business units Scan & Document Services and Banking Technology & Services, in which Ratiodata is one of the market leaders. The company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fiducia & GAD IT AG.
About the Accesa IT-Group GmbH
Accesa was founded in 2004 and is an IT company that was created in response to the growing demand for professional IT services in Western Europe. Its success story in the DACH region is supported and promoted by its offices in Frankfurt, Munich, and Zurich. With over 700 experts in 20 competence centers, the company develops innovative solutions with a work approach that emphasizes responsibility.
As an IT service provider, Accesa offers individual services such as consulting, UI/UX, architecture, development, testing and 24x7 managed services for the entire Microsoft, Amazon, Google and SAP service palette. As a value-driven technology company, Accesa helps customers improve their business performance in the context of digital transformation. Accesa focuses on the human element and on building strategic partnerships with executives in industries such as manufacturing, retail and consumer goods, and banking and insurance.