SITS Germany Holding GmbH’s Acquisition of ADDAG GmbH

GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB advised SITS Germany Holding GmbH on this transaction.

SITS Germany Holding GmbH, a subsidiary of Swiss IT Security AG, announced the acquisition of ADDAG GmbH.

The acquisition of ADDAG, an IT security specialist based in Aachen, is already the 17th acquisition for the Swiss IT Security Group since its foundation in 2017.

Founded in 2017 and headquartered in Wettingen, Swiss IT Security Group AG, the parent company of SITS Germany Holding GmbH, is a leading group of companies in Europe. Consisting of top-class IT security providers, it combines experience and expertise, resources and services. Its goal is to detect and effectively ward off threats and attacks of all kinds. With the help of leading IT security solutions and technologies, they offer customers comprehensive IT security from a single source. This includes customised strategies, architectures and processes, well-founded sensitisation of employees to IT security risks and far-reaching service packages.

ADDAG is Dr. Ralf Schadowski, IT security expert ISO 17024 certified and supervised data protection officer, with a team of around 15 in a nationwide expert network of 80 other data protection officers. The company currently has more than 80 mandates nationwide and serves around 20,000 people at 64 locations, including in North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony, Hesse, Rhineland-Palatinate, Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria.

The GÖRG team was led by Dr. Tobias Fenck (Picture) and further included Dr. Lars Nevian, Dr. Adalbert Rödding, Dr. Holger Dann, Markus Beyer, Robert Schindler, Malik Djouah and Tim Ulmers.

Involved fees earner: Markus Beyer – GÖRG Partners; Holger Dann – GÖRG Partners; Malik Djouah – GÖRG Partners; Tobias Fenck – GÖRG Partners; Lars Nevian – GÖRG Partners; Adalbert Rödding – GÖRG Partners; Robert Schindler – GÖRG Partners; Tim Ulmers – GÖRG Partners;

Law Firms: GÖRG Partners;

Clients: SITS Germany Holding GmbH;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler