Today EG completed the acquisition of the software businesses Jydacom, TRYGG/2000 and Alystra from TietoEVRY.
EG – we build vertical software
EG delivers vertical software that enables our customers to move their businesses further.
EG delivers vertical software that enables our customers to move their businesses further.
We aim to level the playing field, so any size business can get access to worldclass software. Software from EG is embedded with highly specialized knowledge and is developed based on a deep understanding of our customers' profession and industry.
Our passionate team of employees strive to be the best in their fields while making a lasting impact on the lives of our customers. We stand for a thriving, vibrant tech ecosystem in the Nordics and believe that technology should be used for good.
EG provides vertical software that enables customers to further develop their business. EG has more than 1,500 employees who primarily work at locations in the Nordic countries and at a joint development center in Poland. We develop, deliver and service our own software for more than 21,000 customers in the private and public sectors.
Since 1978 we have brought enduring innovation year after year to the Scandinavian market within the industries, we serve.
Below is an outline of some of the milestones in the our history.
EG acquires Jydacom. See more
EG acquires TRYGG/2000. See more
EG acquires Alystra. See more
EG acquires Silverbucket. See more
EG acquires Aver & Lauritzen. See more
EG acquires InCom. See more
EG acquires Zavann. See more
EG acquires Front Systems. See more
EG acquires EnerKey. See more
EG acquires PM El-Beregning. See more
EG acquires FrontAvenue. See more
EG acquires EasyUpdate. See more
EG acquires ClinicCare.
EG acquires Lindbak Retail Systems AS.
EG acquires Sonlinc A/S.
EG acquires CalWin A/S.
Francisco Partners acquires majority shareholding from Axcel.
EG sells the Service business to DXC Technology.
Acquisition of Notaplan ApS.
Mikkel Bardram new CEO.
EG acquires e-mergency.
EG acquires Hairtools ApS.
EG acquires Silkeborg Data.
EG acquires Strato.
EG acquires Medius Dynamics.
EG acquires part of NORRIQ's ERP business.
The EG story starts in Herning in 1978, when EDB Gruppen A/S with Erik Ove Nielsen as CEO is formed. The following years the company grows significantly and acquires companies like JDC, Datainform and Dolberg Data.
EDB Gruppen is quoted on the stock exchange, and IBM takes over the majority shareholding.
Jens Frølund is appointed as CEO.
Leif Vestergaard is appointed as CEO.
EG acquires IT Gruppen AS
Nordic Capital takes over the majority shareholding from IBM, and EDB Gruppen is delisted from the stock exchange
EG acquires u9consult A/S
EDB Gruppen A/S changes its name to EG A/S
EDB Gruppen has first turnover of DKK 1 billion
EG acquires Bygteq it a/s
EG acquires Daab A/S
EG acquires Brandsoft A/S
For the first time EG has more than 1,000 employees
EG acquires Kommuneinformation A/S
EG acquires Thy Data and Dynaway
EG acquires NeoProcess A/S
EG acquires ASP A/S
EG acquires Örebro Computer Service AB.
EG acquires ADB Team Norge AS
EG acquires NaviCom AS
Axcel takes over the majority shareholding from Nordic Capital
EG acquires NaviPartner Bedrift as
EG acquires Unitail AB
EG acquires Datapro A/S
EG acquires Team Online A/S
EG acquires IT-Minds
EG acquires Tacticus
EG acquires EMAR A/S
EG A/S (CVR 84 66 78 11)
EG Norge AS (CRN 983 781 233)
Hano AS (CRN 980 395 006)
EG Retail AS (CRN 968 992 600)
EG Retail AB (CRN 556 484-9965)
EasyUpdate AS (CRN 918 539 611)
Front Systems AS (CRN 991 083 413)
Front Systems ApS (CRN 42 21 78 59)
Front Development Spain SL. (CRN B88145115)
EG Sverige AB (CRN 556 164-5648)
Zavann AB (CRN 556751-5514)
Silkeborg Data A/S (CVR 10 42 53 79)
Holte AS (CRN 982 506 395)
Holte Software Poland Sp z.o.o. (CRN 0000407244)
EG Poland Sp. z.o.o. (CRN 0000824848)
EG Digital Welfare ApS (CVR 27 72 01 02)
Dynaway A/S (CVR 25 30 91 03)
EG Hairtools ApS (CVR 26 25 51 93)
CodeZoo ApS (CVR 36 19 78 89)
Xena ApS (CVR 34 08 06 31)
Calwin A/S (CVR 19 44 33 45)
M/s. FrontAvenue Infosolutions Private Limited
Sigma Estimates A/S (CVR 27 11 07 03)
Capto A/S (CVR 24 20 37 43)
Prosedo ApS (CVR 33 08 23 47)
Moonbird ApS (CVR 37 69 68 38)
EG Finland Oy (CRN 2961563-1)
Silverbucket Oy (CRN-2371301-1)
EnerKey Group (CRN 2628229-6)
EnerKey OY (CRN 2840649-1)
EnerKey Sweden AB (CRN 559295-8408)
InCom ApS (CVR 33 03 40 40)
Aver & Lauritzen ApS (CVR 13 89 11 76)
Today EG completed the acquisition of the software businesses Jydacom, TRYGG/2000 and Alystra from TietoEVRY.
Today EG announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the software solution TRYGG/2000 from the owner, TietoEVRY.
Today EG announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the Finnish software solution Jydacom from the owner, TietoEVRY.
Today EG announced the signing of an agreement to acquire the transport management system Alystra from the owner, TietoEVRY.
Silverbucket delivers a project resource management software for engineering consultancy companies, contractors and architectural groups.
Klaus Holse, former CEO at SimCorp, has been elected as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors at EG A/S at an extraordinary general meeting.
EG is expanding its position as a specialised software supplier for the primary healthcare sector, especially for practitioners and specialists.
EG acquires the Danish proptech company InCom, and strengthens its position as a supplier of agile industry software for housing administration.
Zavann is specialized in billing and electricity retail systems.
After 32 years, former professional cycling legend John Carlsen will once again try to conquer Gran Sasso, where he reached the peak of his career as top athlete as winner of Stage 8 of the Giro d'Italia in 1989.
EG acquires Front Systems and strengthens its position as a preferred partner of digital solutions for the retail industry in the Nordic region.
EG acquires the key to reduce carbon emissions based on data and at the same time enters the Finnish market.
EG has acquired the Danish software company PM El-Beregning and continues an ambitious ConTech strategy in the Scandinavian construction industry.
EG continues to grow in pursuit of its mission to deliver market leading vertical software
EG strengthens its position in the beauty og wellness market with the acquisition of the software company EasyUpdate AS.
EG has acquired FrontAvenue A/S and SafetyNet, one of the market leading tools for administration of occupational health and safety.
After seven years as owner, EG has decided to divest the consultancy firm IT Minds. The divestment is due to IT Minds falling outside EG's focus on proprietary software within specific industries.
In the annual status report to UN, EG confirms its support to the UN Global Compact's ten principles of responsible corporate governance. This includes the respect for human rights and labor rights, the environment and anti-corruption, just as an outspoken recognition of the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
Three UN certified energy projects in Chile, Mongolia and India has been favored as the recipients of this year's EG ClimateGift.
Stockholm's gas suppliers, Stockholm Gas AB and Gasnätet Stockholm AB, have chosen to enter into an agreement and partnership with EG Utility. The agreement covers a total service delivery within invoicing, contract management, measurement value management, market communication etc. in the Swedish gas market.
GodEl is a sustainable and climate-positive electricity company – qualities that demand a great deal of community engagement as well as an excellent IT partner.
EG A/S has introduced a new Work From Home policy that gives employees the opportunity to work much more from home.
The acquisition strengthens EG's position as provider of intelligent software for the housing and property administration market in Denmark.
EG has acquired Capto A/S, a Danish company that specialises in software to law firms, legal departments, membership organisations and course providers.
EG acquires LUDUS Suite from DXC Technology and enters the edutech business The LUDUS Suite platform serves a wide variety of educational institutions in Denmark.
EG acquires the software company Sigma Estimates A/S as part of a strategy to strengthen software solutions for the Scandinavian construction market.
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EG's subsidiary Silkeborg Data A/S acquires the Danish software company Altiplan Aps. The company provides a unique rostering system, HosInfo, that is used on more than 70 hospital wards in Denmark.
Following a mini competition held under the SKI framework agreement 02.19, Energinet in Denmark has opted to award the contract for a new settlement system to EG Utility.
EG has ensured that our customers can safely continue to use EG as an IT supplier, as we use a different transfer basis than Privacy Shield when using suppliers from the USA.
EG has acquired Danish IT company, A-Data A/S, software provider to the Danish healthcare sector.
After a successful first year with new owner Francisco Partners, EG's board expands - will reinforce and support EG's ambitious growth plan.
EG has acquired the software company Hano AS with 3,500 customers. The company is at the forefront in Norway and provides IT solutions for health and wellness
EG has acquired the software company Holte, the Norwegian market leader within software to the construction industry
EG A/S is organized in three business areas as well as management and administrative staff.
Read more about EG's management and board of directors.
Mikkel joined EG as CEO in 2016. Prior to EG, Mikkel was CEO of Satair Group SAS, where he worked in different roles during 10 years. He has also worked as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and as a SAP consultant with IBM Global Services and in Novozymes IT. Mikkel holds a Master (cand.merc.) in International Marketing Management.
Jesper Andersen was appointed Division Director in 2014. As of 2015, he is Director for EG Private. Jesper joined EG in May 2002, and since 2003 he has served as leader of the Siebel department, Management Assistant and Communication, Marketing Director and Director for EG Enterprise Solutions. Jesper worked previously as a consultant for Deloitte Consulting. Jesper Andersen has an MSc (Economics and Business Administration) from Aarhus School of Business (2000)
Erik Tomren is EVP for the Private II Division, which includes the Construction & Retail business areas. Erik joined EG as EVP for the Retail Division when EG acquired Lindbak Retail Systems in June 2019. He had been working there as CEO since 2010. Prior to this, Erik was responsible for the 'Card Solutions' business area in Nets, which provides payment solutions for financial institutions and the retail trade in the Nordic region. Erik started his career as a consultant at Visma, and has a MSc in Business from North University in Norway.
Tina Bodin was appointed Director of HR in 2005. Tina joined EG in 2000, starting as HR Development Manager. Prior to this, Tina worked with implementation of SAP R/3 Human Resource, Knowledge Management, recruitment, project management and general personnel and organisation development. Tina Bodin has an MSc in Human Resource Management from Copenhagen Business School (1997)
Nina Maj Fjordvald was appointed VP for Marketing & Communications in EG on 1 May 2019 and comes from a position as European Marketing Manager with IBM. Nina's experience comes from the IT and technology sector primarily where she has found her passion for digitisation, technology and IT solutions providing clients, their surroundings and the community with specific value. Nina holds a B. Com. in IT and Financial Management from CBS as well as an MBA from Warwick University, England, and has extensive professional experience with sales, marketing and strategic management.
Henrik Hansen was appointed CFO in 2018 and comes from a position as group CFO with the Icopal Group. Prior to this, Henrik held other executive positions with Icopal, including in connection with major restructuring projects in both manufacturing and finance for the company's German and Austrian activities. Formerly, Henrik was employed in TDC's Treasury department and with Novozymes as Business Controller for Supply Chain. Henrik has an MSc in Business Administration and Accounting from CBS and has later added a master's course in Economics from Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires.
As divisional director of EG Public, Johnny's objective is to turn EG into the most valued partner to the Danish public sector. Johnny is respected as a result-oriented and proactive leader with international and extensive experience within the IT industry. His practical IT experience is supplemented by an MBA, a Diploma in Economics and Organisation (HD) and a Diploma in Computer Science and Strategy (datanom). Johnny started his career at EG in 2012 as vice president of Customer Support, then became vice president of Utility Enterprise Solutions in 2013 before becoming director of EG Silkeborg Data A/S in 2016. Previously, as vice president of Global Support and head of Global Customer Support at the IBS group, he was responsible for building a joint Nordic support and BPO organisation for utility customers based on Dynamics AX.
Allan Bech was appointed CTO in 2019. Allan came to EG in 2011 and has held various executive positions, primarily heading up various infrastructure and software technology teams and business units. Among other things, together with a strong management, product and development team Allan has created the software and service concept EG Business Care that led to EG in 2015 being proclaimed Innovation Partner of the Year by Microsoft. Before he came to EG, Allan's work included the development, implementation and sale of software and infrastructure services to clients in the Scandinavian market.
Jacob Buchardt was appointed VP for Corporate PMO & Quality in January 2017. Jacob is responsible for the cross-organisational project portfolio and is Chief of Staff with focus on strategy implementation and Board of Directors support. Prior to this, for a ten year period Jacob was a management consultant with among others Implement Consulting Group and before that worked for IKEA for 12 years in management positions, e.g. in Holland and Germany. Jacob holds an MA (Law) from the University of Copenhagen and a B. Com. in Business Controlling & Process Management from Copenhagen Business School from 2001 and also spent time with INSEAD in France.
Björn joined EG in 2020 and is leading the Corporate Strategy and M&A functions. Prior to EG, Björn held a similar role with the Norwegian software and IT services business, EVRY, between 2016-2020 and before to that spent 16 years in technology investment banking, based in London. Björn holds a master's degree in finance from Stockholm School of Economics.
Chairman of the Board
Deep Shah is Co-President of Francisco Partners and operates from the firm’s London office. Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2003, Deep worked at Morgan Stanley in London in both their Mergers and Acquisitions group and their Princes Gate Investors private equity fund, where he was responsible for the identification, evaluation and execution of transactions in a variety of industries, including information technology. Deep had lead and supported many of Francisco Partners’ investments over the years, and in addition to EG, currently also serves on the board of directors of BluJay Solutions, Bybox and MetaSwitch. He previously served on the board of Attenti, Click Software, C-MAC MicroTechnology, eFront, Ex Libris, Lumata, Masternaut, NexTraq, Operative, Prometheus Group and SmartFocus.
M.A. in Economics from the University of Cambridge, England, with First Class Honors.
Carsten Knudsen is non-executive board member of EG since September 2019. Carsten Knudsen has a HD and an MBA supplemented by several international management courses. Carsten Knudsen was up to end 2014 CEO of Esko bvba specializing in software and solutions to the global packaging industry. Prior to Esko bvba Carsten Knudsen served as CFO of ISS A/S from 2000 to 2002. He started his career in AP Møller/Maersk where he over a 13 year period had a number of positions in Denmark, Spain, Asia and USA. Carsten Knudsen chairs and participates in a number of boards.
Tom has spent his career as a member of leadership teams in multi-national companies. Until May 2020, he was the Chief Operating Officer of Finastra, a fintech software company with over 10,000 employees, more than 8,600 customers (including 90 of the world’s top 100 banks), and revenues of ~$2.1 billion. During ten years with that company, Tom held various roles, led the integration of Misys and D+H in 2017 and the take-private of Misys plc in 2012, as a member of the public company board of directors. Prior to that, Tom spent eight years at GE Healthcare, a division of General Electric. Tom began his career in the City of London as a lawyer in major law firms and is admitted as a solicitor (non-practising) in England & Wales. Tom is also a senior adviser to the board of Tomia, a leading provider of interconnect and settlement software solutions to telecom service providers worldwide.
MA in Metallurgy and Science of Materials from the University of Oxford, England.
Staff-elected board member since 2018. Position: Product owner, ASPECT4 HRM, a payroll system for private sector. Employed in EG for more than 30 years. Are also sitting in the committee of representatives for Norlys (Eniig and SE).
EDB-assistant (1986), HD(R) (1993).
Stein has been an employee-elected board member since 2019. He currently holds the position of chief architect in EG Retail. Since 2005 he has worked as a developer on POS systems, later as an architect working on Microsoft Azure cloud solutions and developer productivity.
Bachelor and Master in Computer Science NTNU, Trondheim.
Petri Oksanen is a partner at Francisco Partners and focuses primarily on enterprise application software companies. Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2005, Petri worked at Morgan Stanley in their Technology Investment Banking group in Menlo Park, California. Earlier in his career, Petri held a variety of business development, program management, and software development roles at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington. Petri currently serves on the board of directors of EG, Consignor, Plex Systems, and Vendavo. He formerly served on the board of directors of Aconex (IPO), AdvancedMD (acquired by ADP), API Healthcare (acquired by GE Healthcare), ByBox, ClickSoftware (acquired by Salesforce), Healthland (acquired by CPSI), Prometheus Group (acquired by a financial sponsor), Source Photonics (acquired by a financial sponsor), and T-System (acquired by Fidelity National). Petri was also previously involved with FP’s investments in Ex Libris (acquired by a financial sponsor), LYNX Medical Systems (acquired by Picis), Specific Media (acquired by Time), and Webtrends (acquired by Oracle).
B.A.Sc. with Joint Honors in Computer Engineering and Economics with Distinction from the University of Waterloo.
Quentin Lathuille is a Vice President with Francisco Partners, based in London. Prior to joining Francisco Partners, Quentin was part of Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Division in London, with a focus on the Technology sector. Quentin has been involved in Francisco Partners’ investments in BeyondTrust, BluJay, EG, Operative and Redis Labs.
M.S. in Business Administration and Finance from ESCP-Europe, Paris.
M.S. in Applied Mathematics from Supélec, Paris.
Jane Wiis is passionate about the digitisation of the public sector in Denmark, and has been Director of IT and Digitisation at DBC A/S since 2017. Earlier in her career Jane Wiis was Municipal Director and has held a number of other leadership roles within the municipality. She was senior consultant at NIRAS and from 2012 to 2016 she held the role of Director at KL with responsibility for digitisation. With more than twenty years of experience in digitisation of the public market, Jane Wiis brings with her deep, valuable knowledge of municipal thinking, focusing on the inhabitant and customer perspectives as well as unique expertise on the building of IT infrastructure, operations and digitisation of the Danish public sector.
Cand.scient.pol. (equivalent to M.Sc in Political Science)
Mike joined Francisco Partners Consulting (FPC) in 2016 as an Operating Partner with a focus on Products and Technology. Mike is a seasoned technology executive with over 30 years of experience in high tech corporations. Prior to joining FPC, Mike was Executive Vice President of R&D and Product Management at Aderant, a global provider of comprehensive business management software for law and other professional services firms. Mike was instrumental in leading Aderant over 9 years through three successful ownership transactions, including its sale to Roper Technologies for $675M. Prior to Aderant, Mike held leadership positions at EFI, TR Systems and Datapoint corporation. Mike holds over 25 patents, is a published author and has been a featured speaker at legal events all over the world.
B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin.
Brian G. Frandsen
Staff-elected board member since 2019. Position: Development specialist with EG A/S. Employed since 2003. Education: Certified electrician, electrical power engineer and computer scientist.
As a responsible company it is our duty to make a positive impact wherever we operate.
Therefore, we perform our activities in a responsible manner and observe the laws of the countries and local communities within which we operate.Read more about our corporate social responsibility
Every day, EG handles data for organizations and companies and, as such, hundreds of thousands of citizens in many countries.
Therefore, we adhere to the EU GDPR and do everything we can every day to take good care of your data.Read more about compliance in EG
In EG we want to be an accountable and honest company and as part of our common operating model we share a joint vision, mission and core values.
We have deep knowledge of our customers’ business and industries
We enable our customers to become industry leaders by providing best in class vertical software and support. Our software is infused with the highly specialized knowledge of all of our employees. We always strive to get better: We are a team of innovators, problem solvers and doers. Without our customers and bright employees, there is no EG.
We take responsibility and deliver mission critical solutions
It is an integral part of our culture that we take responsibility for our contribution to customers, to each other and to the society we live in. We deliver quality and reliability and we aim to always be a trusted partner. We know that the solutions we deliver are mission critical for our customers and that we take very seriously.
We honor diverse ways of thinking
In EG we embrace workforce diversity and value a diversity of perspectives – leveraging the diverse personalities, thinking, skills, experience and working styles of our employees, customers and other stakeholders. Scandinavian leadership culture in everything we do: No politics. Only real responsibility and collaboration.
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