Nortal, a Global Digital Transformation Leader, to Acquire Dev9, a Seattle Cloud Engineering Company

5 October 2018

Nortal, a global strategic change and technology company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dev9, an industry-recognized software development consultancy specialized in cloud modernization. Nortal Group combines over 750 specialists collaborating with over 150 customers across 14 offices in nine countries. The acquisition bolsters the group's expansion strategy in the U.S. and enhances services with expertise in big data and cloud transformation.  

Nortal is an ambitious, fast-growing company known for being one of the main architects behind Estonia's transformation into a global digital leader. The company's vision is to create a seamless society by simplifying and optimizing complex processes for business, government and healthcare.

As one of the top North American AWS Advanced and Google Cloud Premier partners, Dev9 delivers innovation through software development rooted in continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD), automation and cloud. Nortal and Dev9 will merge their current U.S. management and teams, becoming the foundation for Nortal's North American expansion. Dev9 CEO Matt Munson will continue to lead the team as part of Nortal Group.

"Nortal and Dev9 join together through shared business and cultural values. We have a core belief of revolutionizing businesses by creating meaningful technological impacts that transform the way organizations operate and serve customers," says Oleg Shvaikovsky, president at Nortal LLC and executive vice-president at Nortal Group. "This merger enriches our offerings in the U.S. and globally by enhancing our existing data-driven technology capabilities and adding significant depth to cloud modernization."

"For the past eight years, Dev9 has assembled an exceptional team of world-class software development and cloud transformation innovators who collaborate long term with clients to tackle their most complex technology initiatives," says Matt Munson, co-founder and CEO of Dev9. "Together with Nortal's global delivery presence and business domain and industry expertise, Dev9 teams will now serve customers round-the-clock with high-caliber, end-to-end best practice solutions."

With a merged team in the U.S. and an expanding global delivery team in the Nordics and Europe, Nortal is able to offer customers in the U.S. the unique combination of best-in-class expertise across disciplines from modern software development and CI/CD to full cloud transformation.