Main Capital has acquired a majority stake in the fast-growing workflow and BPM software specialist JobRouter. The Mannheim-based company offers scalable workflow and document management solutions that enable customers to simplify and automate business processes, thereby reducing overhead costs for customers significantly.
JobRouter was founded in 1994 and has developed into a market leading BPM-software vendor. The company offers a state-of-the-art cloud workflow solution and relies on an extensive partner network of more than 150 partners. The modular cloud solution is currently available in 18 languages. As an enterprise software vendor, JobRouter’s customer base includes triple-A clients such as Ernst & Young, Thomas Cook and ThyssenKrupp, among others.
JobRouter’s workflow system with integrated document management system allows customers to model, simplify and automate business processes, thereby reducing both direct and indirect costs associated with them. Via an intuitive interface, customers can automate business processes without any programming knowledge. The solution in addition allows for a complete audit trail of each individual document.
Main Capital will actively support JobRouter further improving its profitable growth strategy by strengthening the business model. In addition, strategic add-on acquisitions and further developing internationalization will be an important pillar of our joint growth strategy, which will focus on expanding the innovative product portfolio as well as consolidating the strong market position of JobRouter in DACH.
Cooperation JobRouter – Main Capital
Fritz-Jochen Weber (CEO and founder JobRouter): “Main Capital already convinced us in the first meeting as a strategic partner with its deep software knowledge. We look forward to the cooperation with Main Capital to further improve JobRouter.”
Marcus Nagel (CCO JobRouter): “With a strong track record in the software branch, we are delighted to have found a highly-specialized investor in Main Capital, who can strategically support us in the next growth phase of our company.”
Charly Zwemstra (Managing Partner Main Capital): “JobRouter has demonstrated an impressive profitable growth path over the last few years. The company benefits from a strong management team with deep industry knowledge. We see strong opportunities for a highly-successful consolidation strategy. By further improving the autonomous growth path as well as focusing on strategic add-on acquisition, JobRouter has excellent opportunities to develop into a much larger leading global workflow software player.”
JobRouter offers a web-based workflow and BPM solution with an integrated document management system. Via an intuitive interface, customers can automate business processes without any programming knowledge. The solution allows customers to simplify processes as well as drastically reduce direct and indirect costs associated with business processes.
About Main Capital
Main Capital is a private equity investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux and DACH area. Within this sector, we are the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. Main Capital has approximately € 375 million under management for investments in mature but growing software companies in the Benelux and DACH area. An experienced team of professionals manages these Private Equity funds.
In the current portfolio of Main Capital are rapidly growing (SaaS) software companies like GOconnectIT, evania video (Germany), Verklizan, Inergy, MUIS Software, artegic (Germany), OBI4wan, Axxerion, b+m Informatik (Germany), Ymor, Roxit, Onguard, Sofon, Regas, ChainPoint, RVC, TPSC, SecondFloor and Sharewire. Main Capital also has a stake in managed hosting provider Denit. This year Main Capital sold its majority stake in Connexys to Bullhorn and its majority stake in EuroSystems to an international Private Equity player. The Mezzanine Capital group granted loans to a.o. Spotzer, Fairbanks, TravelBird, Talkwalker and Worldmeetings.
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