Technology and design house Huld Oy has acquired software development house Devatus Oy. After the acquisition, Huld employs over five hundred people in Finland and Czechia. The combined turnover of the two companies is over forty million euros.
Both Huld and Devatus aspire to be the best work community for their talents. The unique combination of software and product development will give way for diverse projects for the employees and a more wider service offering for customers. Huld and Devatus already have customers in common such as Danfoss, ABB and Wärtsilä. Now, the employees are also brought together. ”I am glad to welcome the people of Devatus to our growing community. Our service selections complement each other perfectly. Now, we will be able to cover the needs of our customers even better. Together we are more”, says Mika Kiljala, the CEO of Huld.
Strong in Ostrobothnia and a footstep into Southwest of Finland
Huld has strong roots on the west coast of Finland and Ostrobothnia. There are offices in Vaasa, Seinäjoki, Kokkola, Ylivieska and Oulu. With Devatus coming into the picture, Vaasa will grow to be one of Huld’s biggest locations with a headcount of 75. More people will be hired in the future. Huld will also expand into Turku. This has been an awaited and desired geographical expansion into Southwest of Finland.
Humane and bold
The shared values of Huld and Devatus is a good foundation to start building a future together. Taking good care of the employees translates into innovative and bold solutions to customers. This will take the world closer to a more intelligent and better future for humans and the planet.
“Devatus is based on trust and the appreciation of others. From our first discussions with Huld, we were on the same page on the most important matters. I am happy to continue our success story together with our employees and customers as a part of Huld”, comments Mika Filander, the CEO of Devatus.
Huld is a unique combination of technology and design. Huld unleashes humanity to solve the clients’ business challenges, whether they are about conquering space, reshaping consumer behavior, or pioneering in digital innovations. Huld strives to be the boldest technology and design house in the Galaxy. Huld employs approximately 450 talented professionals in Finland and Czechia.
Devatus is a developer of digital services. The goal of Devatus is to always add value to the digital projects of their customers in international energy and manufacturing industry. Devatus was founded in 2010 and currently employs over fifty experts.