The German Big Data & Analytics department of a global IT-Full-Service Provider is seeking to acquire a Big Data or Data Science consultancy. The aim of the transaction is to expand the capacity for Big Data client projects through external manpower. Due to this, the takeover of the personnel of the potential acquisition target is crucial to the transaction. The company should feature a focus on Data Science solutions or backend systems and infrastructure; competencies in the Hadoop or Spark technologies or programming languages like R and Python are desirable. In addition, it is very important that the consultants have experience in the active project business with the customer. Consultancies with a size of 10-15 employees are preferred, a company size of 20 employees may not be exceeded.