DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) confirmed that it received an unsolicited, preliminary and non-binding proposal from Atos SE to acquire all DXC Technology shares.
The DXC Technology board of directors will be now evaluating the proposal.
According to an official note, Atos has approached DXC Technology concerning a potential friendly transaction between the two groups in order to create a Digital Services Leader benefitting from global scale, talent and innovation.
Atos is a global leader in digital transformation, cybersecurity, cloud and high performance computing, with 110,000 employees and annual revenue of € 12 billion. The group provides end-to-end solutions for all industries in 73 countries. Atos, a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index, operates under the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel.
DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) provides global companies with solutions to run their mission critical systems and operations while modernizing IT, optimizing data architectures, and ensuring security and scalability across public, private and hybrid clouds.