Fast growing French managed webhosting expert Nexylan joins TWS


SAS Nexylan (“Nexylan”), a managed webhosting company providing its clients with best-in-class
cloud management and custom hosting & infrastructure services, joins Total Webhosting Solutions
(“TWS”), the European platform of local webhosting companies. For TWS this is the first acquisition in
France, after successfully consolidating the Dutch webhosting market and following its expansion in

Marcq-en-Baroeul, October 5, 2021 – Since 2009, Nexylan has been designing hosting platforms for
all types of web projects, including the most critical ones. The highly skilled team of Nexylan assists in
building high-performance applications, websites, and web shops, providing managed hosting services
with maximum security, uptime, and performance, adapted to the requirements of business-critical web

Specialized managed webhosting services have become increasingly important for an expanding
number of companies such as online retailers, web agencies and developers. For this demanding target
group, the hosting must be optimally tailored to the application and vice versa. In addition to excellent
support and in-depth technical knowledge, this also requires a set of products, tools, and content
tailored to the unique business needs of these highly demanding customers.

Through continuous investments in people and innovation, Nexylan has successfully responded to this
need for more than a decade. A team of specialists offer solutions that completely relieve them of all
technical management. Customers can focus on their core activities and trust Nexylan with the technical
management of their infrastructure. Nexylan’s in-depth expertise and support exceed market
standards. As a specialist in complex hosting solutions, Nexylan knows how to achieve synergy between
the application and the hosting environment.

Gaëtan Allart, CEO Nexylan:
“By focusing on the most complex webhosting projects and serving the most demanding customers,
our company has grown significantly. We believe that now is the time for our next step, with TWS being
the ideal platform for us to join. Together we will further grow Nexylan organically by developing
innovative products and services that help our customers to become even more successful. In addition,
we believe that Nexylan is excellently positioned to capture a leading role in the upcoming
consolidation of the French market and look forward to the partnership with TWS.”

Abe Bakker, CEO of TWS
“This is our first acquisition in France and an important next step in realizing our Pan-European
ambitions. We are very impressed by the track-record of Nexylan and enthusiastic about the
opportunity to support their continued growth. Together with Gaëtan we will further strengthen our
fast-growing managed webhosting specialism, and simultaneously expand TWS’ focus to France. The
European webhosting market is consolidating at an accelerated pace and TWS offers the opportunity
for webhosting entrepreneurs to join forces and continue their success. This offers a new perspective
for many entrepreneurs, combining their existing agility and entrepreneurial spirit with the capabilities,
scale, and experience of TWS. We are very pleased that Gaëtan and Nexylan‘s team are joining the
TWS-family and look forward to jointly building the leading European webhosting company.”

Completion of the transaction is subject to customary regulatory clearances for this type of transaction.

About Nexylan
Nexylan, founded in 2009, provides managed webhosting solutions to companies with complex web
projects and specializes in e-commerce projects and web agencies that require advanced services.
Being experts in Linux systems, server management, and open-source applications allows Nexylan to
provide its customers with the best possible advice for optimizing applications with support that
exceeds market standards.

Please refer to the Nexylan website for more information:

About Total Webhosting Solutions
TWS is active in the market for webhosting and cloud services and consists of various autonomous
business units. Every TWS company supplies products and (specialized) services to its customer
segment and aims to lead their respective markets via consolidation and product innovation. Due to
their autonomous nature, the business units are flexible, adaptive and offer the highest possible added
value for customers. Moreover, participation in TWS enables them to improve effectiveness, guarantee
quality and invest in the future. TWS offers financial security, strategic guidance, and best practices for
its companies. TWS is supported by Strikwerda Investments, a leading Dutch family office focused
predominantly on IT-investments.

For more information, please refer to the TWS website:


Questions about the transaction can be addressed to
Gaëtan Allart (CEO Nexylan)

Abe Bakker (CEO TWS)