Ricoh has announced a definitive agreement to acquire DocuWare, a provider of cloud and on-premise document management and workflow automation software to 12,000 customers in 90 countries through a network of 600 partners.
DocuWare will operate as a standalone subsidiary of Ricoh under the company’s existing Presidents Dr. Michael Berger and Max Ertl.
David Mills, Corporate Senior Vice President, Ricoh Company Ltd, said: “We are committed to maintaining and growing DocuWare’s hugely successful partner programme, through expanding its channel network and investing in further product development. As a long-time partner, Ricoh understands the power of DocuWare’s channel to deliver document management and workflow automation solutions to customers. Ricoh wants to strengthen and grow this route to market and is committed to helping and learning from DocuWare and its management team.”