Jakala S.p.A. SB owned by Ardian Buyout has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the shares in FFW Group ApS (“FFW”) for an undisclosed amount. The transaction enables Jakala to expand their digital offering while strengthening their presence in the US, Nordic and German markets. The combined entity will have a revenue of approximately EUR 500 million. Carnegie acted as exclusive financial adviser in connection with the sale of FFW.
Since the foundation in 2000, FFW has developed into a global end-to-end digital consultancy transforming the digital footprint of Fortune 2000 enterprises and the likes. FFW is an industry leader in defining, building and scaling global digital experience platforms, leveraging their global delivery model and profound network of technology partnerships. FFW is headquartered in Denmark and has approximately 800 team members across 21 offices in Europe, US and Asia, catering for global clients in all time zones.
Jakala is among the first MarTech players worldwide offering made-to-measure digital solutions using a data-driven approach. The group is headquartered in Milano, Italy and has since its foundation in 2000 grown into an international player with offices in 12 countries and managing projects across more than 30 countries. Ardian Buyout, a private equity firm based in Paris, France, is Jakala’s majority shareholder since 2021.