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Wisetech enters 2020 with $15.5m acquisition

WiseTech Global has announced the acquisition of SISA Studio Informatica SA (SISA), a customs and freight forwarding solutions provider in Switzerland. SISA’s customers include DHL and FedEx.

“For over 40 years, SISA has accumulated a powerful breadth and depth of expertise across the customs and logistics landscape in Switzerland that will enhance our global customs and localisation capability and further strengthen our solutions for logistics providers throughout Europe. We are pleased to welcome the talented SISA team and operations into our WiseTech family, taking a further important step in building out our global customs footprint,” WiseTech Global Founder and CEO, Richard White, said.

Roland Schumacher, Managing Director of SISA, said “We are delighted to join the WiseTech Global group as this will enable us to bring even more innovation to SISA’s leading Swiss customs clearance solution. The leading position of WiseTech’s solutions in global customs clearance will bring vast advantages for international-oriented Swiss freight forwarders and shippers. We stay committed to our long-standing customers and to helping them remain successful in the highly competitive logistics market.”

Remaining under the leadership of Managing Director, Roland Schumacher, SISA’s operations will be integrated within the WiseTech Global group and SISA will continue to deliver their logistics solutions directly to their customers, along with CargoWise One over time.

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