- Asentinel acquires anatole; raising the bar in the global telecom expense management market
MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE, June 2, 2016 – Asentinel, LLC, a Marlin Equity Partners portfolio company, is pleased to announce that it has acquired Anatole, a leading provider of SaaS telecom and IT expense management solutions that help customers reduce costs by auditing and managing services and IT assets. Anatole’s SaaS Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solution unifies mobile, fixed and data telecom services management on a single software platform, and seamlessly integrates with advanced Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions as well as real-time TEM solutions to monitor employee roaming and smartphone application usage. Anatole is headquartered in Paris, France and has employees in the UK, Germany and Belgium. The merger will add robust wireless capabilities to Asentinel’s existing TEM product offering and create a global, market leading provider of wireline and wireless technology expense management software solutions.
“For 16 years, Anatole’s success has resulted from our team’s passion to exceed clients’ expectations. Our clients know that there is no substitute for local staff with proven expertise in the nuances of the European market,” said Raphael Vergnaud, Managing Director of Anatole. “Combining with Asentinel allows us to fulfill our dreams to deliver excellence in telecom expense management and IT expense management around the globe.”
“Anatole has distinguished itself as a TEM leader in a complex and shifting European marketplace,” said Tim Whitehorn, Chief Executive Officer of Asentinel. “With the addition of Anatole, we are now well-positioned to respond to the challenges of telecom expense management and mobility in a rapidly growing global market.”
Anatole provides solutions allowing enterprises to deal with key aspects of telecoms, mobility and IT: cost, policy, usage and assets. Anatole offers a market-leading TEM solution and a management suite for analytics, reporting and management of all telecoms and IT assets, including enterprise mobility solutions and other user/asset systems.
Anatole offers a complete range of solutions, from software, to consulting, to managed and professional services. Anatole manages telecom spend in more than 50 countries throughout the world; and over 150 customers rely on Anatole solutions. Anatole works directly with enterprises as well as mobile operators and systems integrators. For more information, please visit: www.anatole.net/en.