14.11.18

Kinly acquires MK2 Audiovisueel

MK2 and Kinly staff as acquisition announced

Kinly, the company formed by a merger between Viju and VisionsConnected, has bought Netherlands based AV integrator MK2.

MK2 will now add the Kinly Cloud platform and managed visual collaboration systems to its portfolio. 

The joint Kinly organisation in the Netherlands and Belgium has more than 200 employees spread over offices in Amsterdam, Breda, Eindhoven, Zwolle, Breukelen and Ghent. With the acquisition, Kinly has 600 employees worldwide, across offices in Norway, the United Kingdom, the United States, Singapore, the Netherlands and Belgium. 

Magnus Ekerot, CEO of Kinly, said: "The acquisition of MK2 is the first acquisition that fits perfectly within our strategy adopted at the end of last year to become a global leader in this market and to support existing and new global customers as well as possible."

In a joint statement, Roel Vermaat and Jeroen van Doorn, owners of MK2, said: "The acquisition by Kinly is an important next step in the growth of MK2. We quickly expand our current portfolio of visual collaboration solutions, which is a nice addition to our current and future services."

In the video below Raymond Alves, Georg Andre Thingbo and Knut Bentzen from Kinly discuss the creation of one of the world's largest systems integration company for ISEShow.TV during ISE 2018.