Main Capital acquired a majority stake in the SaaS based software company MUIS Software located in Heemskerk. The company provides state of the art, innovative administrative and ERP software. MUIS Software has a fast growing client base of over 12,000 clients and more than 15,000 users. The client base consists of several leading accountancy firms, entrepreneurs and business enterprises.
Examples, among others, are Lelystad Airport, Sport2000, de Hoge Waerder and Quantaris. The software from MUIS is primarily used for automating accounting/bookkeeping processes and stock management.
MUIS software is used based on a scalable multi-tennant SaaS platform. MUIS software is a modular based product that allows users to pick and choose only those modules that fit their requirements and service their necessities. In addition MUIS Software easily integrates with third party software. MUIS Software has already over 60 connections with other software tools like Nmbrs and Lightspeed.
Main Capital will actively support MUIS Software in the continuation of the growth of the company, this will include an evaluation of international expansion opportunities. Currently MUIS Software has primarily a Dutch client base however expansion towards Germany, Belgium and England are logical steps. In addition, to service the current and future clientele more appropriately Main Capital and MUIS Software will seek for takeover opportunities to increase the product offering and/or realize geographical expansion.
Collaboration MUIS – Main Capital
Mattijs Wilms (CEO MUIS):
“We got to know Main Capital as a very reliable partner with a focus on stable growth in SaaS software companies. Our shared ambition to grow domestically as well as internationally makes MUIS Software and Main Capital a fantastic combination. Our focus will remain to support entrepreneurs in their core business activities by automating administrative tasks, domestically as well as abroad.”
Charly Zwemstra (Managing Partner at Main Capital):
“MUIS Software is a house hold name for many Dutch enterprises when it comes to administration (accounting) software. It shows to be able to support its client base on a scalable manner in their administration processes. Together with the management of MUIS Software we would like to further develop the company based on organic growth and add-on acquisitions. To realize this, next to the Benelux, we focus on the UK and Germany, a market Main Capital itself is active in.”
About MUIS Software
MUIS Software, founded in 1984 and located in Heemskerk is an innovative SaaS based software developer, specialized in administrative bookkeeping- and ERP software available for use online as well as offline. MUIS offers a broad range of modules; from the offline module iMUIS Business Software, Accountancysoftware or iMUIS Online accounting to branch specific point solutions in close collaboration with our partners.
About Main Capital
Main Capital is a Private Equity and Mezzanine Capital investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux and DACH area. Within this sector, we are the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. Main Capital has approximately € 150 million under management for investments in mature but growing software companies in the Benelux and DACH area. An experienced team of professionals manages the Private Equity Funds.
In the current portfolio of Main Capital are rapidly growing (SaaS) software companies like Artegic (Germany), OBI4wan, Axxerion, b+m Informatik (Germany), Ymor, Roxit, OnGuard, Sharewire, SecondFloor, ABIT/EuroSystems (Germany), Sofon, Connexys, Regas, ChainPoint, RVC and TPSC. Also, Main Capital holds a stake in managed hosting provider Denit. Main Capital realised many successful exits like IASO to GFI/Solarwinds, Zetacom to Gilde Healthcare, Actuera to Waterland Private Equity and VisionWaves to IFS AB. Main Mezzanine Capital granted loans to e.g. The Valley, TravelBird, Talkwalker and Worldmeetings.