Armstrong supports Horizon’s investment in Sapphire Systems Limited

Armstrong has provided CDD to Horizon Capital on its investment in Sapphire Systems Limited, one of Britain’s biggest providers of enterprise software application, services and support.

Sapphire has developed a reputation as a leading global provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and financial management solutions (FMS) and is a leading partner of major software authors SAP and Infor. Serving more than 1000 clients and employing over 250 people across global offices in the UK, USA, India, Mexico, Philippines and Argentina, the business offers round the clock support and hosting alongside software and implementation. The business has demonstrated exceptional levels of growth having grown every year since inception.

Armstrong completed customer, competitor and market expert interviews in the course of pre-bid support and post-exclusivity CDD. Armstrong’s work included detailed strategic, technical and operational recommendations to Horizon to support ambitious growth plans and maximise equity value creation.

This is the 28th business services and technology CDD engagement Armstrong has delivered in the past 12 months. For more information on this and the other technology deals Armstrong has supported during 2019 see and select ‘news and views’.

For further details, please contact:

Mike Callow, Head of Technology, +44 7894 594 500,

Matt McNally, Head of Industrials, +44 7894 736 523,