Pan-Africa technology company Liquid Intelligent Technologies has acquired Cairo-based tech firm Cysiv MEA as it continues to expand its business in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
Cysiv MEA, formerly SecureMisr, is a renowned provider of cloud and cyber security services, with a major focus on the financial sector.
The acquisition allows the London-based group with operations in Africa, the UK, the US, and Latin America, to bring some of the best global cloud and cyber security products to the Egyptian market. Liquid is a recognized integrator on behalf of some of the biggest technology companies in the world.
The organization will rebrand Cysiv MEA to ‘Liquid C2′ to align it with its global cloud and cybersecurity identity. Liquid plans to significantly grow the Egyptian business by tapping into the wealth of local tech talent, making Egypt a key hub for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
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“We are thrilled to be joining the Liquid family and to be part of an industry-leading brand like Liquid C2. We are now in an even stronger position to enable our enterprise customers in Egypt and the MENA region to accelerate their digital transformation whilst at the same time acquiring more sophisticated tools to deal with ever-increasing threats through our expanded cloud and cyber security services portfolio,’ said, Sherif Shaltout, VP of Operations, Cysiv MEA.
David Behr, CEO of Liquid C2 said that the company will now focus on increasing the set of cybersecurity tools available to customers.
“This will ensure that their business is protected whilst also meeting the demands for global compliance requirements”
Liquid has significantly made its mark in the continent with a wide array of cybersecurity services and products.