Tailoring solutions for think project! acquisition
Founded in 2000, think project! is a cloud solution for cross-enterprise collaboration for construction and engineering projects, across more than 20 sectors, including the energy and automotive industries, infrastructure and public sector. It delivers all the elements associated with a successful project; a stable multi-enterprise network, readily accessible information, reliable documentation, flexibility and security.
With approximately 200 employees across its Munich headquarters, R&D center in Berlin, and regional sales offices across Europe, the company is the trusted partner for more than 100,000 users involved in 8,000 projects in 40 countries.
In 2016, the US private equity firm TA Associates invested in the business to support its continued evolution by strengthening its brand and driving further expansion through organic and inorganic growth.
NIBC acted as lead arranger and lender for a tailor-made structured financing solution in an undisclosed financing to support TA Associates at this decisive moment in think project!’s development.
We are proud to have supported TA Associates with this complex and time-critical transaction. Thanks to our fast decision lines and in-depth sector knowledge, NIBC Bank customized the deal structure allowing TA Associates to receive debt funding in a flexible way in support of think project!´s growth and operational needs.
The funding has enabled TA Associates to complete its investment in think project! alongside its Co-Founder and Group-CEO Thomas Bachmeier.
Our performance and focus on the unique needs of our client during this complex transaction has enabled think project! to look forward to an exciting new chapter in its growth journey under new ownership.