Reston, Virginia – 30 November 2015
GTA Acuqires Major IT and Telecommunications Solutions Provider in Mexico
Acquisition of Intech Group aims to broaden GTA’s solutions offering and customer base
GTA (Global Technology Associates), a leading independent provider of engineering, software, and business consulting services to the telecommunications industry, is pleased to announce that today it has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of various companies forming the Intech Group, a leading provider of IT and telecommunications technology solutions based in Saltillo, Mexico. The acquisition, realized through GTA Telecom de Mexico, expands GTA’s expertize to the IT industry and further strengthens GTA’s competence in providing innovative engineering and software solutions to its clients in the telecommunications industry. Additionally, the expanded Mexican operations of GTA will now enable it to support its US customers by providing unique IT and Telecom offshoring services in Mexico while simultaneously expanding its footprint of providing the latest technology services and solutions to Mexico and Latin America.
Founded in 2002, Intech brings a portfolio of complementary solutions and services including Managed Software Development Services, highly specialized Professional IT and IP Services and proprietary products developed to work with cloud based IP networking architectures and Next Generation Networks’ IMS solutions. Intech has over 10 years of experience in large scale, full life cycle IT development services and a strong presence in the Mexico and Latin American markets. The acquisition advances GTA’s international expansion strategy in the Latin American Market and growing GTA’s offering by integrating Intech’s products and services within GTA’s portfolio. Intech’s acquired assets include their specialized solution “DevOps” for technical and business process automation, and their proprietary product “IMS IP Centrex,” a unified communication product, ideal for large enterprises.
“Intech’s IT and IP expertise, its emphasis on creating value for its customers and its culture of innovation are complementary to GTA’s company culture and core values,” commented Farzad Ghassemi, GTA’s Founder and Executive Chairman. “It was important to us that the two company cultures and values are in line with each other. It will enable us to quickly integrate and start offering unique and innovative solutions to all our customers worldwide.”
Antonio Hernandez, co-Founder and CEO of Intech added: “The combination of Intech and GTA creates an organization ready to provide a wide range of services, solutions and products to telecom operators and OEMs in the Latin America region, especially as they relate to RAN, OSS, NFV and M2M capabilities and introduces Intech’s products and offshoring capabilities to the US market.”
“We’re excited about combining the capabilities of GTA and Intech which will allow us to accelerate the delivery of our unique solutions in Mexico and Latin America” said Dee Alipanah, GTA’s CEO. “Our combined worked force will also increase our expertise in the new areas of IT and IP engineering services and products.”
The transaction is accretive as of October 1st 2015, subject to regular and customary conditions. The integration of the two companies is expected to be complete by January 31st 2016.
Gonca Tanner, Marketing
Tel: + 1 703-476-8999
Global Technology Associates is a leading independent provider of comprehensive solutions to the telecommunications industry that couple high-value engineering, technology, and business consulting services with proprietary software solutions. GTA’s business is assisting clients with maximizing infrastructure potential and evolving networks, services and solutions to address market opportunities. GTA leverages its talented and experienced engineers and technologists to execute through technical excellence, proven methodologies, and a commitment to providing superior service, products and solutions. Bridging the gap between business and technology, GTA provides a full range of services and solutions tailored to address client needs.
Intech is a leading IT and IP services and solutions provider, based in Saltillo, one of the largest cities in Northern Mexico. As a research and development company, it has created innovative and customized products, solutions and services for the telecommunications, finance, education, government and manufacturing industries for more than thirteen years. It has pioneered the concept of High Technology Competence Centers in Mexico and is collaborating with regional universities and institutes of higher learning to bring the latest research to its customers. As a leader in the field of IP communications, its solutions include Net PBX, Net Centrex, IP Class 5 services and Voice Media Server capabilities. Its services portfolio includes customized software development, installation, integration and technical consulting services.