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Allgeier strengthens its presence in the healthcare market


ALLGEIER HOLDING AG / Key word(s): Acquisition02.08.2011 / 16:33———————————————————————Munich, 2 August 2011 – Munich-based Allgeier Holding AG (ISIN:DE0005086300; WKN 508630) today signed an agreement with the shareholdersof IT solution provider GEMED Gesellschaft für medizinischesDatenmanagement mbH, with its headquarters in Ulm, Germany, to acquire allthe shares in the company. The transfer of shares (closing) is dependent oncompliance with the usual contractual terms and is expected to be completedwithin the next few days.Leading IT solution provider for the healthcare marketThrough this acquisition of GEMED, Allgeier Group is further strengtheningtheir service portfolio and opening up new prospects. GEMED, which wasestablished in 1995, develops, produces and implements modular ‘PictureArchiving and Communication Systems’ (PACS) which are used in hospitals,radiology units and orthopaedic centres. With over 500 systems installed inGermany and Switzerland, GEMED is a leading speciality supplier.By joining Allgeier Group, GEMED is gaining access to Allgeier’s largecustomer base, and will therefore be able to substantially extend theirrange of services. The current owners of GEMED will serve as managingdirectors in the future.Extension of the healthcare businessAllgeier already serves some 100 hospitals and medical care centres inGermany, Austria and Switzerland with IT infrastructure service and ITsecurity products. Allgeier’s document management software Scanview(R) isused in more than 40 clinics in Germany. With a customer base of some 200clinics, it is the market leading solution in Belgium and the Netherlands.What is more, Allgeier’s ‘Medical Viewer’ is an innovative concept forelectronic patient records.Combined with GEMED’s knowledge and solutions, Allgeier will round off theportfolio they offer to the healthcare market, putting them in a positionto act as a full service provider for clinics.About Allgeier: Allgeier Holding AG, with its headquarters in Munich, is one of the leadingIT consultancy and service companies in the German-speaking countries. Withtheir IT Solutions, IT Services & Recruitment and Project Solutions units,Allgeier offers a comprehensive range of services from the initial conceptthrough implementation to the operation of IT landscapes. Allgeier Grouphas 17 operational subsidiaries with over 2,100 employees as well as morethan 1,400 freelance experts serving some 3,000 customers in virtuallyevery area of the economy. In Germany, the Group runs 52 subsidiaries aswell as 25 offices in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Austria, Romania,Sweden, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, India, Mexico and the UnitedStates. During the 2010 financial year, Allgeier achieved sales of EUR308.7 million. According to Lünendonk’s market segment survey in 2010,Allgeier ranks no. 2 among the medium-sized IT service companies and no. 2among IT recruitment companies in Germany. The company is listed on theofficial market (General Standard) at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.Contact: Allgeier Holding AGDr. Holger von Daniels CEOWehrlestr. 1281679 Munich, GermanyTelephone: +49 (0)89/998421-0Fax: +49 (0)89/998421-11E-mail: Web: www.allgeier.comAbout GEMED For more than 15 years, GEMED mbH has been active in the field ofprocessing and archiving medical data and is today a successful RIS/PACSprovider for established radiology units and hospitals across Europe.Thanks to their team of experienced technicians and software engineers, thefunctional scope of the existing GEMED RIS/PACS systems is being constantlyenhanced, adopting the latest technical developments, which are implementedin an IHE compliant manner. Based on modular system architecture, GEMED-RISund GEMED-PACS is scalable and can be ideally adjusted to meet customers’requirements, from basic solutions to enterprise versions and multi-client,multi-site ready solutions for associations of clinics. The company, whichhas its headquarters in Ulm, has an office at Freiburg and employs some 20highly-qualified staff.ContactGEMED mbHWolfgang SchmezerManaging DirectorOrtsstraße 5689081 Ulm, GermanyTelephone: +49 (0)7304/91916-0E-mail: w.schmezer@gemed.deWeb: www.gemed.deEnd of Corporate News———————————————————————02.08.2011 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP – acompany of EquityStory AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.DGAP’s Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements,Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases.Media archive at and———————————————————————Language: English Company: ALLGEIER HOLDING AG Wehrlestraße 12 81679 München Germany Phone: +49 (0) 89 – 99 84 21 0 Fax: +49 (0) 89 – 99 84 21 11 E-mail: Internet: ISIN: DE0005086300 WKN: 508630 Listed: Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (General Standard); Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Stuttgart End of News DGAP News-Service ——————————————————————— 134104 02.08.2011