Waterland provides growth capital to Intracto, an innovative digital services group in the Benelux, which operates at the crossroads of strategy, creation, marketing and technology.
Intracto was founded in 2005 by Pieter Janssens and has since grown into one of the leading digital service providers in the Benelux. Intracto assists its clients in the digitization of both internal business activities as well as user experiences, through a combination of technical and creative services. The company has offices in Herentals (BE), Antwerp (BE) and ‘s-Hertogenbosch (NL) and operates under brands such as Mosquito, Have A Nice Day and Snackbytes.
Intracto combines a strong organic growth of +30% per year with complementary acquisitions. To accelerate this growth path on an international scale, Intracto attracts Waterland as a hands-on partner with proven buy & build competence.
“ Partnering with Waterland is a logical step for us. Their experience in accelerating growth is of great value to Intracto. I look forward to writing the next chapter together with Waterland and the Intracto team. – Pieter Janssens, Founder and CEO of Intracto
“ Intracto has the ambition to acquire a leading position and to help shape the future of the European sector. Our partnership with Intracto fits perfectly with our strategy to support leading companies in their international growth. — Cedric Van Cauwenberghe, Managing Partner of Waterland.
Waterland is an international investment firm that assists entrepreneurs in realizing their growth ambitions. With substantial financial resources and dedicated market expertise, Waterland enables its partners to accelerate their growth both organically and through acquisitions.
Waterland acts as an active shareholder and plays an important role in strategic and operational development, growth and performance. With the help of an experienced and entrepreneurial investment team, Waterland strives to help ambitious entrepreneurs to gain a strong market position. Waterland has made more than 475 acquisitions and invested in more than 85 sectors.
Waterland is based in Belgium (Antwerp), the Netherlands (Bussum), Germany (Munich and Hamburg), Poland (Warsaw), Scandinavia (Copenhagen), Switzerland (Zürich) and the United Kingdom (Manchester) and currently manages committed assets of €6 billion.
Intracto is an innovative digital services group in the Benelux, which operates at the crossroads of strategy, creation, marketing and technology.
Intracto contributes to the business of both national and international customers such as Knauf Insulation, Akzo Nobel, Canon, Alphabet, Michelin, Brussels Airport, Manna, Quick-Step, Torfs, Media Markt, Kom Op Tegen Kanker and Volvo Cars.
The company was founded in 2005, employs more than 250 experts and is heading for a group turnover of 30 million euros in 2018. The company has offices in Herentals (BE), Antwerp (BE) and ‘s-Hertogenbosch (NL) and operates under brands such as Mosquito, Have A Nice Day and Snackbytes.