February 3rd 2016 / Berlin

diva-e develops new online platform for FC Bayern München

FC Bayern München AG (www.fcbayern.de) has hired diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH (www.diva-e.com)to design, configure and implement their new online platform. During the extensive selection process, diva-e was able to convince FC Bayern München of their in-depth knowledge in content management systems (CMS) and user experience design, coupled with their customer centric conception and implementation approach. Furthermore their long-standing project experience, which includes goal- and team-oriented cooperation with other service providers and their outstanding passion for the job, helped to secure the deal. diva-e designed, developed and realized an individualized CMS solution for the record-breaking champion from Munich, using Hippo as the core of the content activities across all digital channels and designed the frontend of the new platform.

Agile Software Development for Ambitious Goals - The new online platform is planned to go live in the summer of 2016. The new CMS and the online-platform are being developed and implemented using agile methods. Primary goals for the new system are multi-channel-capability, a strong focus on usage situations and contexts, new personalization features, harmonization with the SAP world of FC Bayern, as well as high worldwide performance of the architecture. „We are thrilled to be able to design the new online platform for FC Bayern München AG “, says Axel Jahn, CEO of diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH. „Even during the first meeting, it was clear that FC Bayern has high ambitions in the digital world and plays on Champions League’s level. diva-e unites top specialists from different digital fields and has put together a highly motivated expert team.“

Stefan Mennerich, Director of Digital Media, Media Rights and IT at FC Bayern München, says „As part of our digital strategy, diva-e delivers concept, design and frontend, implements the content management system and therefore form a junction point for the international digital service provider network of FC Bayern. Due to their experience and references in the digital world, they were able to win the bidding process.”

About diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH

diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH, headquartered in Berlin, Germany (www.diva-e.com)offers companies the complete portfolio of solutions for a successful e-business from a single source. As a capable partner with many years of experience and comprehensive expertise, diva-e supports companies in the planning, implementation and optimization of their projects at every stage of the digital value creation chain with the following services: strategic brand consulting, adaptation and individualized development of e-commerce platforms and corporate websites, backend integration, frontend design, user experience optimization, content management, online marketing, development and design of mobile apps, as well as hosting services.

diva-e was founded in 2015 in a merger of six established firms Ageto, First Colo, kom, Netpioneer, Textprovider and zeros+ones, which each specialize in different e-business services and are among the leading providers in their respective fields. diva-e is one of the largest e-business service providers in Germany with 45 million Euro in revenue and approximately 380 employees.

Many of Germany’s top 100 companies already benefit from solutions and services provided by the firms united under the umbrella of diva-e, some of which are: 1&1, AMD, Bauerfeind AG, Bayer, Beiersdorf, dm-drogerie markt, Ebay, Edeka, EnBW, E.ON, Hypo Vereinsbank, Intersport, Postbank, Unilever, Zalando.

Über EMERAM Capital Partners

EMERAM Capital Partners is an independent private equity firm for mid-cap companies in the German-speaking area. Funds advised by EMERAM Capital Partners provide capital to drive the development of companies, drawing upon a fund volume of EUR 350m. Its team of experienced investment experts currently oversees five portfolio companies: Boards & More, BENCH International, Hussel, Matrix42 and diva-e Digital Value Enterprise.

EMERAM Capital Partners regards itself as a long-term business development partner for companies in five industry sectors: consumer goods, retail, industrial goods, business services and healthcare. The six founding partners combine in-depth market knowledge with operational experience in these sectors. Together, the team has successfully closed over 25 transactions and supported the development of portfolio companies by serving on over 40 advisory boards and supervisory boards. EMERAM Capital Partners was founded as an independent partnership in Munich in 2012.

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