TA Associates-backed Compusoft buys First Degree Systems

Compusoft Group, which is backed by TA Associates, has acquired First Degree Systems, a UK-based provider of software solutions for the window and door industry.

Compusoft Group, which is backed by TA Associates, has acquired First Degree Systems, a UK-based provider of software solutions for the window and door industry. No financial terms were disclosed.

PRESS RELEASE

Sarpsborg, 20th April 2021 – Compusoft Group, a leading global visual CPQ provider, today announced the acquisition of First Degree Systems (FDS). The acquisition of First Degree Systems, the leading UK provider of software solutions for the window and door industry, will add to the previous acquisition of Soft Tech and further expand their offering in this market.
The acquisition of First Degree Systems is aligned with Compusoft’s aim to become the most recommended visual CPQ solution-provider in the world, by providing innovative software that makes complex processes simple. This further expansion into the window and door industry market will widen that offering, as well as expand their market coverage.

“The acquisition of FDS by Compusoft will usher us into a whole new era, complementing what has been built up over the last 30 years with the Window Designer range of software products”, says Karen Goule, FDS Operations Manager. “With the global experience Compusoft brings, FDS can look to expand to new markets previously untapped, with a range of products that nestle in perfectly with the existing Compusoft portfolio. The team at FDS look forward to new horizons and the opportunities this will bring to all concerned, including our customers. An exciting new era, in an already successful 30-year history.”

David Tombre, CEO, Compusoft Group commented, “We are delighted to be able to continue our expansion into the Window and Door sector with this acquisition of FDS. As the leader in the UK, FDS further establishes our position in this sector and provides us with new technology that we can add to the world-class software that we already offer through our Soft Tech products. We look forward to welcoming the FDS team into the Window and Door division of Compusoft and are excited about the future with them as part of the group.”

About Compusoft Group
Compusoft is a leading international provider of specialised visual Configure, Price, Quote (”vCPQ”) software, that powers sales and removes complexity. Serving 100+ countries from 18 global offices, Compusoft focus on the Kitchen & Bath, Furniture and Window & Door markets to provide customers innovative solutions and award-winning customer support.
www.compusoftgroup.com

About First Degree Systems
First Degree Systems pride themselves in supplying world class software solutions to the fenestration industry. In business since 1991, First Degree Systems have developed a seamless integrated solution for producing Windows, Conservatories, Curtain Walling, Glass and UPVC decking and fencing. Through strong customer relationships, First Degree Systems continue to develop innovative and user-friendly solutions, ensuring their customers hold a competitive advantage in today’s competitive fenestration marketplace.