(Tokyo: 26th April 2017) Japan-listed Infoteria Corporation has completed the acquisition of This Place Limited, a UK-based global digital design studio that specialises in creating digital experiences and services for consumers of international brands. Its work includes designing global e-commerce experiences across all digital platforms through to building new innovative platforms such as social shopping experiences via networks such as Facebook. This Place has offices in London and Seattle serving a global client base including Delhaize Group and T-Mobile.This Place Limited was advised on the transaction by D5 Capital.
The acquisition builds on Infoteria Corporation’s digital software intellectual property (IP) development capabilities, enabling the group to realise its potential fully in using world class design services for its own IP product development. The acquisition also expands the group’s capability into full design and development of platforms for global brands via This Place Limited’s existing and fast-growing client base.
Comment from – This Place CEO, Dusan Hamlin:
“We are excited to be a member of Infoteria Group. This Place Limited helps Fortune 500 brands design products and services for the digital economy. Since our inception in 2012, we’ve forged partnerships with companies whose capabilities complement ours to dramatically improve customers’ digital experiences and/or bring new digital products to market. As part of the Infoteria group, we can now offer strong produ