Sale of X-Hive to EMC2

Sector(s)
Business Services / TMT
Deal type
Sell your business
Date
July 2007
Countries involved
Benelux, USA

Client

X-Hive: world class provider of XML database and content management solutions to the aerospace, automotive and other related industries Deal: EMC2, developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions and listed in the USA, acquired X-Hive.

Deal

EMC2, developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions and listed in the USA, acquired X-Hive.

Parties

Lead team

  • Ron Belt

    Ron Belt

    Managing Partner Benelux

About the deal

X-Hive has been sold to EMC2, developer and provider of information infrastructure technology and solutions and listed in the USA.

X-Hive a Dutch company that provides a native XML database and content component management system.  One of X-Hive’s customers is Boeing, which uses the software to make the work manuals that technicians need to maintain Boeing aircraft searchable. Other customers include Fokker Services, Harley Davidson and Agfa HealthCare.

What we did

Capitalmind actively supported X-Hive’s owner Parcom Capital as lead advisor. Managed the bidding process, resulting in excellent transaction multiples. Lead the negotiations and the management of the due diligence for X-Hive.