IMAP is pleased to announce that INVERLINK – IMAP Colombia, the leading investment bank in Latin America, successfully advised Sistemas y Asesorías de Colombia S.A. (‘SYAC’) on the sale of a 100% stake to Vela Software, a subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc –TSE:CSE (‘CSI’).
With this transaction, SYAC will be part of one of the most relevant ecosystems of vertical market software companies in Latin America and the world. SYAC’s positioning will be boosted by the support and experience of Vela Software and CSI, an international player providing market leading software and services, with a presence in 100 countries across 5 continents.
Headquartered in Bogotá, Colombia, SYAC has more than 30 years of experience in the software market, with a special focus on providing solutions for the healthcare sector. The company is positioned as the first and only company in the country with an integrated information system that reaches all areas of healthcare practices.
SYAC is present in all regions of Colombia and serves the largest number of digitialized “Instituciones Prestadoras de Salud” or private healthcare centres throughout the country. The company enjoys a notably high client retention rate thanks to its efforts in providing high quality post sales services.
The team from INVERLINK – IMAP Colombia, led by Felipe Camacho, with the support of Pedro Liévano and Nicolás Vasquez, advised SYAC on the transaction.
Felipe Camacho, Director at INVERLINK, commented
“We are proud to have advised SYAC on this transaction, a company with an impressive track record and a key contributor to the automatization of the healthcare industry in the country. This transaction supports our thesis regarding the strength of the TMT sector in Latin America and its growth potential. We are sure that SYAC, alongside Vela Software and Constellation Software’s expertise, will enhance their business in Colombia and beyond.”