IRIS accelerates growth through acquisition of Keytime
IRIS accelerates growth through acquisition of Accountancy Practice software vendor – Keytime Ltd
Datchet, Berkshire, 6th May 2015: IRIS Software Group, the UK market leader in accountancy software, is today announcing its acquisition of Keytime Ltd, also an award-winning provider of accountancy practice software.
The inclusion of Keytime in the IRIS Software Group extends its position as the leader in the provision of business critical software solutions for accountants and their clients.
With more than 18,000 combined accountancy customers, this acquisition accelerates IRIS’s mission to drive greater levels of efficiency and success for UK accountants.
Founded in 1989, Keytime is an award winning independent software vendor of integrated practice software to over 1,700 UK practices.
The company has also been shortlisted for Product of the Year at the British Accountancy Awards for three years running.
IRIS Group CEO Phill Robinson says,
“Keytime’s practice software is a superb fit within our portfolio of solutions that provide market-leading solutions to UK accountants of all sizes. Together we are passionate about providing technology to support legislative changes, and continually inventing better ways to connect accountants, businesses and their employees. We look forward to welcoming the Keytime team to the Group.”
James Cryne, Keytime managing director says,
“We have known and respected IRIS for many years, so joining forces with the business is a logical step in the next stage of our business growth. Not only can we utilise IRIS’s extensive resources but it provides an opportunity for Keytime to add value to the Group and its customers.”