London Stock Exchange welcomes Softline to Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Softline, a leading global solutions and services provider in digital transformation and cybersecurity, to the Standard Segment of the Main Market of London Stock Exchange trading under the ticker symbol SFTL.

Softline's objective is to help improve business performance and quality of life through the most effective use of technology. Founded in 1993 by Igor Borovikov and headquartered in London, Softline enables, facilitates, and accelerates digital transformation, connecting over 150,000 enterprise customers across a comprehensive range of industries with over 6,000 best-in-class IT vendors and delivering its own services and proprietary solutions.

Softline, a people-first customer-centric organisation comprising c.6,000 professionals from over 50 countries, is constantly improving its portfolio to increase its range of services to deliver more value to its customers through further development of IT and cloud services, and to enhance its margins. By joining the Main Market, Softline aims to further raise the Company’s global profile, capitalise on the huge growth opportunity in IT, and unlock its full potential as a publicly traded company.

Priced on October 27, Softline’s listing marks a key milestone for the business as it continues its robust growth story. The Company’s successful listing on London Stock Exchange reflects the substantial support from investors and highlights the strength of the business.

Quick facts

Market: Main Market
Instrument market cap (£m)
Listing/Admission to trading
27 Oct 2021

Igor Borovikov, Founder and Chairman of the Board at Softline, said:

“From the very beginning, Softline has been committed to trust-based, honest and respectful partnerships with all of our stakeholders. Today, we welcome our new investors and extend the same promise to them. Softline is a unique global platform with a turnover of US$ 2 bn, over 6,000 employees, and a cornerstone role in the world of digital transformation and cybersecurity ecosystems. We have already helped more than 150,000 customers in their digital journey, and we look forward to continuing this success as a listed company.”

Advisors of the company:

Rothschild & Co, Credit Suisse, VTB Capital, JPMorgan, Linklaters, Allen & Overy, EY, Alfa Capital Markets, Citigroup, Gazprombank, Sber CIB and EM Advisors

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