Softline group’s acquisition of Embee Software


The Deal

Appropriate Softline group is a leading global information technology solutions and services provider with presence in over 50 countries. Their services include end-to-end technology solutions, public and private clouds, software and hardware provisioning and a broad array of associated services. Softline group has presence in India via its subsidiary Softline Services India Private Limited.

Embee Software Private Limited is a leading Indian technology solutions and services provider focused on software publisher’s license reselling, IT hardware and related services, surveillance services, audio video solutions, share point services and SAP services.

Softline group acquired a majority stake in Embee Software Private Limited via its Indian subsidiary Softline Services India Private Limited.

Our Role

PDS Legal advised the Softline group in the transaction as legal advisors. Our role involved conducting legal due diligence on Embee Software Private Limited and drafting, negotiation and finalisation of transaction documentation. PDS Legal also assisted in validating the steps to be undertaken by the parties to achieve closing.

“Acquisition of Embee Software will pave the way for further growth of Softline’s business in India.”– Vihang Virkar, Partner, PDS Legal |