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PROFESSIONAL | CUSTOMER oriented | Compliant:
Software Broker was founded in 2017 by Stephan Schäpers. Like his partner Christian Maaßen he has been active in the software asset management market segment for many years. Both have extensive experience in advising on licensing issues, accompanying software audits and drafting Microsoft contracts.
Therefore, their expectations towards their team are high: their mission is to become number one in the market for used software in terms of professionalism, customer orientation and legal compliance with Software Broker. The company has grown continuously since 2017, has proven itself in the market and has already taken on the role of the quality leader.
What sets software broker apart
We know exactly what kind of pressure IT budgets are under
Just as much as we know the challenges of selling software
We buy and sell used original software from major vendors such as Microsoft
Ensuring the security of our products and of our customers is our top priority
We guarantee our customers a seamless chain of ownership for every product purchased from us
Experienced expert lawyers who specialize in IT thoroughly check the legal aspects of every licence transfer in advance to make sure all prerequisites are met
Our customers are midsize companies, international corporations, legal and tax offices, and public institutions
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM SOFTWARE BROKER
When we founded this company, we didn’t think there had to be more purveyors of used software. But different ones! Ones who could handle a software transaction transparently, with seamless legal documentation, and the necessary level of trustworthiness. Enter Software Broker: We guarantee a wide variety of essential criteria for transferring standard software use rights. For instance, you can rely on us for:
Savings up to 50–70% compared to buying new software licences
Hand-in-glove cooperation with all levels of your organization
Absolute confidentiality regarding our mutual involvement in any transaction
Disclosure of all necessary legal documentation of transactions
If required, you can involve your own lawyers and auditors in every step of the way to ensure that your compliance and auditing requirements are fulfilled
This is our understanding of transparency, professionalism, customer satisfaction, and legal security.
BUYING AND SELLING USED SOFTWARE IS A MATTER OF TRUST
Thanks to years of experience in the used software market, we know that working with new partners requires a lot of trust. Our customers, small companies as well as large corporations, including several DAX members, especially value our commitment to finding solutions. One example for this is our flexible contract structure for buying software licences you no longer need. You can have their value paid out in cash or converted to partner credit, which you can use for goods or services from a partner of your choosing.