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ECI Partners invests in business messaging solutions specialist Commify

ECI Partners, a growth-focused mid-market private equity firm, has invested in Commify, a UK-headquartered specialist in business messaging solutions to Local Enterprises, in a deal valued at €300m.

As part of the transaction, Hg, a specialist investor in European and transatlantic software and services firms and backer of Commify since 2016, will expect the business.

Commify’s integrated solutions enable over 45,000 customers to communicate with their customers and staff, sending over five billion messages per year, covering a range of use cases from appointment confirmations to emergency alerts, via a range of channels including SMS, WhatsApp, RCS, email and voice.

Commify has completed 16 complementary acquisitions in the last decade, and the investment from ECI will support further acquisitions across both existing and new countries, as well as to accelerate future platform and product development.

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