Norman Safeground, the continuation of Norman´s 30 years heritage as a leading IT security provider has been acquired by AVG Technologies, a leading online security company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Norman Safeground has an established presence and strong customer base across western Europe with offices and users in regions that include Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands and the Nordics, which are key growth markets for AVG.
“We see this as a fantastic opportunity – AVG is a strong global company looking to expand in the SMB market in Europe. With our strong customer base in Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands and the Nordics, Norman Safeground fits well into AVG’s strategy ” said Isabella Alveberg, Chief Operating Officer of Norman Safeground.
“Norman Safeground share our cloud vision and brings expert local marketing and sales experience, and an extensive channel network. We now have a formidable combination of partner networks on a global scale, and we’re excited about having a dedicated local channel presence in western Europe which has great potential for growth in mobile and cloud services.” said Mike Foreman, general manager SMB at AVG.