9altitudes Netherlands continues to expand with the acquisition of Hillstar Business Solutions
October 6th, 2021 – 9altitudes continues to increase its footprint in the Netherlands. More particular in the context of Business Intelligence solutions. With the acquisition of Hillstar Business Intelligence 9altitudes joins forces and adds valuable expertise to offer a true end-to-end solution to its customers.
All data at your fingertips
In line with most businesses, Microsoft Dynamics users have an increasing need for Business Intelligence solutions. In addition BI, Data and IT resources are scarce. 9altitudes recognizes this very valuable expertise. This strategic step will allow 9altitudes to offer a more comprehensive solution to today’s needs. The shared expertise allows for the extended team to jump right in.
A true synergy in action
As a BI Service provider and Gold Microsoft partner, Hillstar provides BI services towards customers to help them become data-drive based on real insights.
9altitudes automates business processes and delivers extra added value thanks to its clear industry knowledge and unique methodology that allows for accelerated go live. They act as trusted advisor for digital implementation processes, digital transformation challenges and digital innovation initiatives.
Together Hillstar Business Solution and 9altitudes ensure that the customer sees the forest for the trees and uses technology to make a difference, not only today but also tomorrow. Or in other words they help customers to get more out of their IT investments.
“Our goal is to be a long-term partner for our customers and to be ahead of the game. By teaming up with the Hillstar BI team and the expansion of our product offer with BIRDS, we will be able to serve our customers in our core industries even better.” Filip Bossuyt, CEO of 9altitudes.
“I’m very pleased with our partnership as this gives us the opportunity to drive more value to our customers and partners to help them grow their business and become data-driven with our unique BI services.” Klaas Mollema, Co-founder and CEO of Hillstar.
BIRDS to make you fly
BIRDS, the intelligent Data Platform that empowers companies to transform data into real insights, is part of the transition as well. Prefilled content packs enable you to set up your performance dashboards in hours.
BIRDS is sold through a network of partners, BIRDS will remain as is and continues to collaborate with existing and new partners in the Microsoft Dynamics eco-system.
With the acquisition of Hillstar, 9altitudes is once again reinforcing its European growth ambitions, this time in the Dutch market. The buy & build strategy of the international investment company Waterland is successfully translated by 9altitudes into a European platform for entrepreneurship where maximum digital added value is created by means of mutual cross-pollination.
With the arrival of Hillstar Business Solutions, the group generates a consolidated turnover of roughly 90 million Euro and unites more than 500 employees across 5 countries. With this 9altitudes reaffirms its goal to become a leading European Digital Transformation partner. The group has the ambition to grow further to a turnover of € 150 million in the next 3 years through both organic growth and further acquisitions.