Qlik specialist Pure Solutions joins element61

element61, the thought-leading Business Analytics consulting company, part of Moore Belgium, today announces that Pure Solutions, a specialist provider of Qlik services & software joins its team.

Pure Solutions was founded in 2010 and focused from day one on Qlik. Over the last 9 years, QlikView and Qlik Sense expertise has been delivered to over 160 customers. Specific industry expertise is available in the sectors of Textile, Transport, Bailiffs, Bakeries and Lawyers. The team has over 50 man years of Qlik experience.

"Being able to strengthen our team with a Senior Qlik team is a fantastic opportunity for element61 to complete our Qlik service offering” comments Stijn Vermeulen, Managing Director of element61. “Qlik remains a leader in the Business Intelligence market with an important and happy installed base”.

“Furthermore, it strengthens our presence in West-Flanders and in the segment of Smaller & Medium Enterprises, for which Analytics become more and more affordable and the basis for new business models & business optimization. Last but not least, we welcome an experienced talent pool of Senior Business Intelligence specialists”, continues Stijn Vermeulen.

“After two years of consolidation and strengthening our organization, Moore Belgium is again fully committed to further growth. I am therefore very happy and proud of the integration of the Pure Solutions team. By creating a bigger and more diverse team in Business Intelligence, we will be even more able to help our customers to better respond to the challenges they face” comments Hans Cools, CEO of Moore Belgium.

“As we prepare for our next phase of growth, the Pure Solutions team needed broader support to invest in Personal Development of its team members, stronger vendor partner relationships, and support in the areas of sales, marketing and internal processes” comments Marc Catteeuw, Managing Director of Pure Solutions. “We are happy and proud to be able to join element61, the thought leading player in Analytics in Belgium. We feel connected with the element61 DNA of focus on top notch Analytics experience and expertise, Quality, Customer Satisfaction and Knowledge Sharing, both with customers and within the team”.

Pure Solutions has an exclusive business relationship with Organi & B-inside, both minority shareholders of the company, since several years now. As part of the transaction, element61 signed a long term agreement with Organi & B-inside to continue to support both companies, their applications and their customers, including offering the additional services that element61 brings to market next to Qlik Business Intelligence, which entails Data Science applications (big data, artificial intelligence, IOT, Modern Data Platform ...) and Performance Management processes (consolidation, planning & budgeting, forecasting, ...).

“Partnering with element61 & Moore Belgium prepares us for a more data driven future, enables us to broaden our horizon and benefit from an huge pool of expertise while ensuring a massive leverage for our customers.” comments Pieter Vandenbulcke, CEO of Organi.

“Customers expect excellence from B-inside”, according to Jan De Veene, Managing Director of B-Inside. “To guarantee this to our customers, we are very happy to see Pure Solutions join an excellent Analytics partner like element61 to guarantee future support in the growing application of Analytics within our customers’ processes and further foster innovation in becoming a more intelligent enterprise”.

With this transaction, element61 re-enforces its leading position as the most Senior team in Analytics in Belgium. The company now employs 65 people with on average more than 13 years of experience in the domain, totalling over 800 man-years of Analytics experience as a team. Combined revenues of the 2 companies will reach over 11 million €.

About element61

Founded in 2007, element61 is the thought-leading Business Analytics consulting company offering experience & expertise in Business Intelligence, Performance Management & Data Science. In 12 years, element61 has become the most experienced team in Analytics in Belgium. element61 is part of Moore Belgium since 2016.

More information on element61 can be found at www.element61.be

About Moore Belgium

Moore Belgium is the largest independent accounting and consulting firm in Belgium, with key centres in Antwerp, Brussels and Ghent and with offices in Shanghai as well as a range of local offices across Flanders. The company has an annual turnover of €50 million and 420 staff members.

Moore Belgium acts as a helping hand in supporting the growth of medium size companies by providing accountancy, auditing, corporate finance, strategy & operations, business analytics and tax & legal services. As a member of Moore Global – one of the largest accounting and consulting networks in the world – Moore Belgium also provides support to its clients in over a hundred countries.

About Pure Solutions

Founded in 2010, Pure Solutions is located in Kortrijk and is a specialized Qlik BI Analytics Consulting company in Flanders. Pure Solutions focusses on SME customers with out of the box Qlik dashboard and BI Self-service solutions for finance and sales departments.

More information on Pure Solutions can be found at www.pure-solutions.be

About Organi

As an autonomous IT company, Organi has been specialising in sector-specific all-in-one solutions (software, hardware and services) for medium-sized companies pursuing growth and efficiency since 1977. We focus on the automation of business processes within following market segments: judicial officers, accounting firms and financial departments, wholesale and production, customs formalities and logistics service providers.

More information on Organi can be found at www.organi.be

About B-inside

B-inside, established in 1997, is a fast-growing independent Software Vendor (ISV) delivering comprehensive ERP software solutions to help and organize textile and textile related companies. Additionally, b-inside delivers ERP software to the wholesale distribution market.

More information on B-inside can be found at www.b-inside.be