DLA Piper has advised Indian technology company HCL Technologies on its acquisition of Budapest-based Starschema, a provider of data engineering services.
“Joining HCL will enable us to keep our strategic focus and expand our data engineering capacity to provide a greater breadth and depth of services to clients,” Starschema Founder and CEO Tamas Foldi said. “As part of HCL’s full spectrum of technology services, we will leverage our expertise in data engineering and emerging data technologies to solve companies’ data challenges, through building fast, scalable solutions that make people more effective and companies more profitable.”
“Starschema will strengthen our data engineering capabilities, providing us with the ability to leverage its solutions and talent in Central and Eastern Europe,” President of Engineering and R&D Services at HCL Vijay Guntur said. “Engineering talent will continue to remain in high demand, and Starschema offers a specialized talent pool in a strategic growth area for HCL. Following the acquisition, HCL will be able to offer data engineering consulting and near-shore access to digital engineering services to a wide base of clients.”
DLA Piper’s team included Partners Gabor Molnar and Levente Torma, Counsel Biborka Jojart, and Lawyer Tamas Szkiba.