Maandag® Holding strengthens IT position through acquisition of WIBA IT

19 July 2021 – Maandag® Holding today announces the acquisition of WIBA IT. With this acquisition, Maandag® Holding strengthens its position as market leader and meets the rapidly growing demand for high-end IT profiles, such as analysts, software developers, cloud engineers and data specialists. With this takeover, Maandag® Holding also aims to broaden its services by better serving the commercial field in the Netherlands.

Maandag® sees a strong increase in the need for IT & data profiles in the higher segment of both public and commercial organisations. Organisations are confronted with digitisation issues more often, the amount of data is growing and people need to switch faster and on a project basis. Through the acquisition of Maandag® IT, Maandag® is able to solve these increasingly complex IT challenges and to lead projects in the right direction by deploying high-end IT profiles.

“Maandag® wants to serve the public domain better with a wider offer of IT profiles like developers and data specialists. This is what WIBA IT has been doing for years. Besides WIBA IT also serves the commercial market, which is a great opportunity for Maandag® Netherlands to expand.” Says Freddy Verweij, CEO of Maandag® Holding.

WIBA IT will be fully integrated into the Maandag® organisation. With the acquisition WIBA IT can now also deploy its knowledge to customers of Maandag®: “Maandag® sees where our strength lies: linking speed to quality. Those two are hard to combine, then it is important to keep focus: we focus on serving key brands, with high-end IT profiles.” Says Anne Willeboordse, CEO WIBA IT.

With this acquisition, Maandag® also focuses on further growth in the commercial field. In Belgium, Maandag® is already active in engineering and life science markets. In Poland, the company meets the high demand for IT profiles for both the public and commercial domain.

About Maandag® Holding
With 46 offices in 15 cities, Maandag® has been a leading secondment company in the public sector in the Netherlands for more than 30 years. We do this with more than 4,000 professionals who dedicate themselves daily to the care, education and government sectors. Maandag® is also active under the Whoohoo brand in the field of life science and engineering in Belgium and IT in Poland.

WIBA IT exists since 2007 and is a nationally operating IT intermediary of IT specialists at higher education and university level within the Software Development Life Cycle and focuses on key brands in various sectors (energy, financial, insurance, logistics, healthcare, industry). With a network of more than 7,000 freelancers and a large network of specialised partners, Maandag® IT knows how to match the best IT-professionals with the best clients.

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