But Kevin Murai says Synnex will probably hold off investing further in Westcon International while its SAP conversion and BPO restructure are still ongoing
US distribution giant that's always kept Europe at arm's length is now in the box seat to acquire Westcon's international business following its $800m deal for Americans arm, says Doug Woodburn
US distributor Synnex snaps up Westcon-Comstor's North and Latin American businesses for $800m, and buys 10 per cent stake in European/international arm for $30m
But parent Datatec says in full-year results statement that proposed transaction is now 'subject to contract and exclusivity provisions'
Datatec says it is in negotiations relating to a 'transaction' that would have a material effect on its share price