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CM acquires the Dutch branch of Motricity

June 2012

An M&A team led by Matthijs Ingen-Housz were advisors in the CM takeover of GSM Information Network.

ClubMessage (CM), the Benelux market leader in SMS services and Mobile Payments, acquired the Dutch branch of the American-based company Motricity Inc. on 3 May 2012. Motricity's Dutch entity was established in 1994 as GSM Information Network.

The AKD team advising CM consisted of Remco BosveldCharlotte de Greef and Thomas van Hövell and was headed by Matthijs Ingen-Housz who always advises CM during all M&A transactions.

The takeover is part of CM's growth strategy and will reinforce CM's position in the business market for SMS services in the Netherlands. This combination of know-how and experience in SMS services and technology will create new opportunities for both current and future clients. The precise conditions of the transaction have not been publicised.


About AKD
Employing a team of 200 lawyers and civil-law notaries, AKD is one of the largest legal services providers in the Netherlands. Based on a comprehensive service model and a personal approach, the firm provides high-quality services to its clients in virtually all legal areas. AKD maintains branches in Amsterdam, Breda, Eindhoven, Rotterdam, and Brussels.

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