Sundio Group takes over Primavera with immediate effect

Both companies reached an agreement on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. This acquisition fits the development of the Sundio Group perfectly. Primavera will continue to grow as a brand under the Sundio-wings.

Addition of a strong brand with a history of more than 25 years.
Sundio is expanding its portfolio with the acquisition of Primavera and adds, in addition to its "flagship brands" Sunweb and Eliza Was Here, a very nice brand. Primavera has been providing the most beautiful vacations to Portugal for 25 years. The magnificent Algarve, the South Portuguese coast, the cozy capital of Lisbon on the Costa de Lisboa, the northern and scenic Porto, and the flower island Madeira.

No noticeable changes for Primavera customers and partners.Primavera continues to operate under her own name and all Primavera activities and employees are taken over. This company acquisition therefore does not bring any noticeable changes to Primavera customers nor the long-term partnerships with loyal partners such as Transavia will be touched.

About Primavera

Primavera has been providing the most beautiful holidays to Portugal for 25 years, focusing on longer stays in the Algarve. The organization consists of 15 people and achieves a turnover of 17 million euros with 25.000 guests.
 

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Gert de Caluwe CEO - Chief Executive Officer, Sundio Group International
Jan de Jonge CEO Primavera travel
Gert de Caluwe CEO - Chief Executive Officer, Sundio Group International
Jan de Jonge CEO Primavera travel
About Sunweb Group

Sunweb Group is one of the largest travel operators in Europe with a turnover in excess of €700 million. The company is the driving force behind several brands operating in seven international markets: The Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium, Great Britain, Germany and France. Sunweb is the best-known brand of the group. Sunweb is a leading online operator of package holidays to sun and winter sports destinations.

Sunweb Group employs around 400 people and sends more than 250 tour guides and area managers to various holiday destinations to support its customers. Sunweb Group has a pan-European identity with tour operator operations in Zurich (head office), Rotterdam (back-office), Girona (software and web development) and several offices in Europe. The combination of a centralised organisation, unique self-contracted content and a strong online business model has resulted in more than one million satisfied customers for Sunweb Group each year. Sunweb Group was acquired by Triton Fund V in February 2019.

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