Email security provider SpamExperts
has announced it is now an independently owned company. With headquarters in Amsterdam, Netherlands, SpamExperts offers shared web hosts and other organizations such as ISPs and telecommunication companies a range of email security solutions. SpamExperts offers both inbound and outbound email filtering as well as email archiving options. The company's solutions can be run within its Hosted Cloud or on its customers' virtual hardware-based clouds. SpamExperts' founders have bought back 100% of the company's shares.
SpamExperts was established by current CEO Sam Renkema and CTO Dreas Van Donselaar in 2005. Initially a number of investors were brought in to fund SpamExperts while in startup mode. The company became profitable in 2009 and the initial investors were bought out by 2012. The two co-founders now have “100% ownership over the business”
“SpamExperts is on a mission to secure email worldwide, with clients in more than 80 countries,” explained SpamExperts' CEO Sam Renkema. “Our effort to regain 100% ownership of the company's shares is a direct result of the continued success we foresee in the years ahead. We constantly develop and optimize our products, strategies, and industry partnerships. This final share repurchase underlines the confidence we have in our team and the ability to execute on our strategies. We would like to thank our amazing team, partners, clients, and stakeholders at large for bringing SpamExperts where it is today, and are proud to provide our users spam/virus free email. Things keep changing, and we are excited for what the future will bring”, he added. Do you know of any other companies going fully private? Let us know the details. Add your comments below.