Keensight-backed Bedford picks up Mentat Technology  

Mentat Technology is an Anaplan implementation partner in the UK.

  • Mentat is Bedford’s third acquisition in less than two years
  • Keensight invested in Bedford in 2022
  • Bedford is an enterprise performance management software service provider

Bedford Consulting, backed by Keensight Capital, has acquired Mentat Technology, an Anaplan implementation partner in the UK.

London-based Mentat focuses on mid-market companies in the finance, insurance, and manufacturing end-markets.

Mentat is Bedford’s third acquisition in less than two years.

Mentat’s addition will reinforce Bedford’s market share, visibility and recognition in the UK and across Europe, according to a release.

The deal will bring together Anaplan’s mid-market partners in the UK and significantly extend Bedford’s client coverage in the finance, insurance, and manufacturing markets, the release said.

The latest acquisition of Mentat Technology “is in line with its continued growth ambitions more generally across key Anaplan European markets”, said Yuri Mikhalev, partner at Keensight Capital.

Keensight invested in Bedford in 2022.

Bedford Consulting is an enterprise performance management software service provider and an Anaplan partner. It has offices in London, Düsseldorf, Oslo and Stockholm.

Paris-based Keensight is a European growth buyout firm that invests in companies with revenues in the range of €10 million to €400 million.

Anaplan is a business planning software company headquartered in San Francisco, California.

No financial details of the transaction were disclosed.