CM Groep | Facts & Figures

About CM Groep

CM Groep holds several global operating telecommunication companies specialised in corporate mobile messaging, payments and ticketing. 

CM Groep focuses on acquiring similar businesses and companies for professionalising the level of knowledge of the corporate mobile messaging and payments market.

Our Expertise

In recent history CM Groep successfully acquired and merged several international operating companies. CM Groep aspires to continue to merge and acquire similar businesses and companies to further professionalize the mobile messaging platform.

CM Groep focuses on the continuous development and consolidation of design and construction of (technical) services in global corporate mobile messaging and mobile payments. We have an excellent in-house expertise for developing and constructing technical software.

Today CM Groep represents a unique collection of technology and innovation based communication solutions that play a key role in the growing global need for mobile messaging. voice solutions, payments and access.

Our industry expertise means that we know and excel in the world we operate in. History has proven we can add value to companies by requisitioning or merging and consolidate services.

CM Groep Facts

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Founded in 1999

Founders Jeroen van Glabbeek en Gilbert Gooijers

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Operationally active in 200+ countries

Market leader in Belgium and the Netherlands. 230+ employees

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Headquarters in Breda, the Netherlands

Offices in the Belgium, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Netherlands, South-Africa and The United Kingdom

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Award winning company

Awarded with Technology Fast 50, High Growth Award, Best Managed Company, European Business Award, Great Place to Work and FD Gazellen Awards

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Privately owned and self-funded

CM Groep is still privately owned by its original founders Jeroen van Glabbeek en Gilbert Gooijers

Acquired companies

Our intention is to continue to expand our technical knowledge and expertise on mobile messaging, voice solutions, payments and access. In the past decade CM Groep has therefore acquired multiple similar companies and business portfolios. A selection of acquired companies:

Mobile web
SMS hosting
SMS Kaufen
SMS Promote
SMS Trade

Our Acquisitions Team

An experienced team focuses on finding similar companies for investments and giving them tools to help them grow. Our team has successfully led several mergers and acquisitions with no disruptions. The team members represent a balance in finance, legal matters, corporate affairs and management.


CEO - Jeroen van Glabbeek

Jeroen is CEO of CM Groep and founded CM Groep together with Gilbert Gooijers in 1999. He has won several international awards for CM throughout the years, including the Red Herring Europe award and the European Business Award.

Managing Director - Gilbert Gooijers

Gilbert is one of the founders of the CM Groep. Gilbert holds a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from Eindhoven University of Technology. Gilbert is responsible for the operational management of CM and has gained extensive experience in the fields of management, innovation and marketing.

Jan Saan

CTO - Jan Saan

Jan is CTO at CM Groep, has over 15 years of experience in the ICT field and is specialised in integrating mobile technologies into existing environments. In prior acquisitions he was the leading coordinator for all transition services.

Financial Analyst - Marijn van der Hoofden

Marijn joined CM in 2009 and has been involved in all acquisitions of CM. Marijn is the first point of contact as he evaluates potential acquisitions and investment proposals. Furthermore, he manages bank and investor relations as well as financial analysis.


Sales Manager - Eric Fransen

Eric joined CM in 2010 and empowers the sales teams. He has been responsible for business results and supervised multidisciplinary teams of up to 100 people. Eric has been involved in prior acquisitions of Mobillion, Paratel, MobileWeb and Motricity.

Legal Counsel - Aard Kegge

Aard joined CM in 2015 as legal counsel. He is responsible for M&A within the legal department of CM. He oversees the legal due diligence in the larger acquisitions, and drafts and negotiates all agreements for the various M&A projects of CM.


M&A Employee - Rens Melsen

Rens joined CM in 2015 and is currently involved in corporate finance and acquisitions. He works together with the team on investment proposals, financial analysis and helps to manage bank and investor relations.


CM Groep has shown a sustainable growth and has been a highly profitable company for many years running. The financial performance has been awarded several times by renowned organizations and companies like the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Award, FD Gazellen Award and the High Growth Award.

The competitive advantage of CM Groep

CM Groep is privately owned, which provides a competitive advantage in mergers and acquisitions, growth and shareholder value. We realized growth in our net profit and volumes. This has led to a solid financial base with limited external funding.

CM Groep has a pool of funding at its disposal in order to acquire companies. Next, banking facilities are on stand-by, specifically designed for funding acquisitions.

If necessary, CM Groep can call upon several private equity firms who all have expressed a desire to invest in the company. CM Groep has purposely developed and maintained close relationships with these firms.

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