speos now holds 100% of the shares of b2boost (compared to 5% before). The b2boost employees will keep their jobs. The acquisition is the next step in the strategic partnership agreed by the two companies in December 2022.
Stephan Raymakers, CEO of speos, says: “This acquisition fits in perfectly with our development strategy. The goal is to be the single specialized partner of B2B customers for the digitization of financial and administrative processes. In this context, we also want to support our customers who have an obligation to switch to electronic invoicing by 1 January 2026. b2boost has created a platform that provides a complete solution for the legally-compliant digitization of invoices and automation of supply chain messages (and other protocols).The complementarity of the services provided by b2boost and speos is a real source of added value for our customers.”
Gilles Collet, CEO of b2boost says: “We are proud of how b2boost has evolved. By integrating speos, we can speed up our development and consolidate our reputation as an innovation driver in digital solutions.”
In Belgium speos is a market leader in document management outsourcing, handling outbound document flows from production through distribution on all types of media, from paper to digital. Founded in 1985 and incorporated into the bpostgroup in 2001, speos employs 225 people.
Since 2007 b2boost has specialized in the automation and digitization of B2B data interchanges with the aim of improving efficiency and cashflow at its customers. b2boost has created a platform that guarantees the highest standards of robustness, legal compliance in 60 countries, flexibility and a high degree of specialisation in B2B data process digitization.