Tech Enabled Services

Candidator DGC

January 2019


Candidator DGC, a portfolio company of EQT, is a leading Nordic managed IT services provider formed in April 2018 by combining Candidator and DGC IT Services. Candidator DGC offers capabilities for full IT outsourcing, providing their clients with contracted services including hosting, cloud and application management. The Company has c. 600 employees in Sweden and Norway with annual sales of c. SEK 1 billion. EQT is a leading global private equity firm with c. EUR 50 billion in raised capital across 28 funds. EQT Mid Market Europe targets high-quality mid-market companies in Northern Europe with strong market positions and growth potential.


Ismotec, founded in 2006, is a customer oriented consulting company with extensive experience within M3, integration, IBMi and Microsoft Server. Through leading expertise, experience and partners, Ismotec enables customers to simplify, improve and secure their businesses. Ismotec currently has 25 employees and annual sales of SEK 45 million.


The Company's founder and employees


An exclusively negotiated transaction


HDR Partners advised Candidator DGC in relation to deal structure, valuation, negotiation and due diligence