View Software, a Viking Venture portfolio company, acquires Uni Pluss AS. The combined company plans to accelerate the digitization of the facility management market.
– The combination of View and Uni Pluss covers the complete value chain within property management, operation and maintenance. Together, we present a unique product offering and accelerate the growth in an industry with huge potential, says CEO Pål Einar Berntsen of View Software. View Software is specialized in IT solutions for operation and maintenance of properties with 52 industry specialists employed. The acquisition of Uni Plus adds another 14 employees focusing on the administrative side of facility management. Together View and Uni Pluss covers the complete value chain. Last year, Viking Venture invested in View Software. The business to business software as a service investor (B2B SaaS) owns 49 % of View Software and expresses strong ambitions for international growth. – Our ambition is to build a market leader within facility management in the Nordics, commented Joar Welde, chairman of View Software and partner of Viking Venture.
Growth through consolidation
Uni Pluss CEO Bjørn Davidsen founded Uni Pluss nearly 20 years ago. He is impressed by View Software’s ability to grow the company and is convinced View has the knowledge and the resources necessary to bring Uni Pluss to the next level. – Uni Pluss has been growing well over the last ten years, but we are now ready to increase the speed. The entrance of a strategic owner such as View Software is playing nicely to that ambition. Uni Pluss and View is complementary and able to create a clear value add for both existing and new customers. Read more about View Software and Uni Pluss on View Software pages (Norwegian only). View Software is a Viking Venture 11 company.