Wirecard acquires PT Aprisma Indonesia
Wirecard AG / Key word(s): Acquisition
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Wirecard Group, Munich-based Tech Company and Payment Specialist, is
continuing its expansion into Asia and has today agreed to purchase all
shares in Jakarta headquartered PT Aprisma Indonesia. PT Aprisma Indonesia
was established in 2000 and employs approximately 250 staff. The Company
will be sold by its founder and owner who will remain in the management
The purchase price, payable in connection with this transaction including
the assumption of liabilities, amounts in total to EUR 73.8 million. In
addition, two earn out-components of up to approx. EUR 14.7 million have
been agreed, which are, dependent on the operational profit of the acquired
company in the years 2014 to 2015.
It is expected that the acquisition will contribute an amount of approx.
EUR 6.5 million to the consolidated operational earnings before interest,
taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) of Wirecard Group in the
fiscal year 2014. One-off cost for integration will presumably amount to
approx. Euro 1.0 million. The closing of the transaction can be expected in
the first quarter of 2013, subject to the approval of the relevant
authorities in Indonesia.
With its software solutions, based on Service-Oriented-Architecture (SOA),
PT Aprisma is one of the leading payment service providers in the region.
The client portfolio consists of the 20 leading banks and telecommunication
companies in Indonesia as well as clients in Malaysia, Singapore and
The transaction-based software platform provides solutions in the field of
online- and mobile banking, mobile tokenization tools to protect mobile and
online transactions, furthermore B2B and B2C-oriented online payment.
Strategically Wirecard is planning to internationalize these value added
services throughout Asia and to adopt in particular the mobile applications
as value added services for the European market.
Tel.: +49 (0)89-4424-1424
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