Klika Ltd. is announcing it is joining the Sportradar group. The current owners of Klika will become shareholders of Sportradar AG and participate in the management of the company.
“For everyone involved at Klika this entails even more interesting software development challenges’” says Gregor Rebolj, CEO of Klika, and continues: “We will now operate as a product and business innovation center with a global reach”.
Klika will continue to develop their own products and projects for external clients and expect an expansion of the team in Ljubljana. Currently 40 programmers are working in Klika and they are looking for new engineers who have a passion for leading edge technology and challenging software development especially in the mobile segment.
“We were incredibly impressed with Klika and are very happy to be able to join forces. Their team brings great engineering, creativity, and innovation to the table.” commented Carsten Koerl, CEO and co-founder of Sportradar AG.
Klika was founded in 2003 by Andrej Bratko, Luka Ferlan, Borut Jerič, Žiga Mahkovec and Gregor Rebolj with a desire to develop a modern innovation center for software development. Today Klika is a leading Slovene software company developing web and mobile applications, with particular attention to expertise and user experience. Klika’s team develops projects in various industries such as banking, insurance, tourism, telecommunications, publishing, and location services.
Klika’s clients in Slovenia include Studio Moderna, Zavarovalnica Triglav, Halcom, Big Bang and Elektronček. With their own solution Trafika, Klika offers to all the publishers in Slovenia an efficient service for publishing their own content on mobile devices. In addition, Klika in Slovenia, in conjunction with Google, cooperates with the companies Ljubljanski potniški promet (Ljubljana’s transport company) and Slovenske železnice (Slovenian Railways) on publishing the information on public transport on Google Maps.
Klika is a Microsoft Gold Partner, IBM Partner and certified software developer for Apple, Android, Symbian and Windows Phone.
Sportradar AG having its headquarter in Switzerland, is one of the world’s leading information suppliers for sport related data and statistics as well as sophisticated technical solutions and acts as a global player with an international infrastructure of offices and agents in several countries. Sportradar accumulates archives and analyses sports data as well as sports information and delivers the services for the betting and lottery industry under the brand “betradar.com” and the media industry under the brand “scoreradar.com”. Sportradar further provides its wide range of sports data related products to any customers in the market with the need of reliable data and high performance technology. Sportradar is a trusted partner of several sport federations (e.g. FIFA, UEFA, German and English Football Association to name a few) and national and international police and law enforcement authorities (e.g. Interpol) to fight betting related manipulation in sport.