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We help maritime companies navigate the future.

Volaris Group is committed to acquiring and strengthening maritime software companies, helping to navigate them towards stable and sustainable growth. Our maritime businesses have over 30 years of experience serving the maritime industry with a broad solutions portfolio. We are looking to further expand our footprint in the maritime technology sector through strategic opportunities with successful software companies in the marine vertical.

Our Approach

Investing in Growth

We are committed to helping you establish a solid track record of growth and earnings.

We provide resources in a number of areas as well as financial and operational expertise to drive organic and acquired growth in a sustainable manner that will benefit your maritime software business.

Creating Value for Customers

We believe in creating value for our customers, and will give you the tools to develop leading products and services to engage and strengthen customer relationships.

Our global network of businesses will provide you with the resources to bring value to your customers worldwide.

Strengthening Your Leadership

Our commitment to talent management and development means that we invest in our people.

We encourage the exchange of best practices by strategically connecting our leaders and managers across our businesses, and will work with you to develop and nurture the next generation of leaders in your maritime business.

What We Offer

Liquidity event for your shareholders

Shareholding opportunities in our public company

Best practices developed by our 300+ businesses over 20 years

Capital to continue growing your maritime software business

Financial security of a large organization with a record of success

Autonomy to continue operating your business locally and globally

Our Portfolio

Helm delivers solutions to address all departments of tug and barge marine operations for compliance, documentation, maintenance, and resource management. Helm has been providing solutions to the market for over 20 years with over 3,000 vessels using their solutions to enhance their operations.

Idea Yacht is focused on providing software solutions for efficient asset management of luxury and super yachts. Idea Yacht’s software offers a reliable solution for various onboard technical and administrative management requirements.

ShipNet provides a fully integrated ERP solution for shipping companies that covers the full range of chartering and operations, finance and accounting, technical management, procurement, and disbursement management. ShipNet has delivered new maritime solutions for more than 25 years, and has 7 offices worldwide.

SpecTec has more than 30 years of experience developing, delivering, and supporting innovative software solutions and services to make it easier for maritime business to manage their assets more efficiently and safely. A global company, SpecTec has 13 offices in 11 countries worldwide.

Our Team


Michael Dufton
Portfolio Leader

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Chris Wildsmith
CEO, SpecTec

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Suren Thadani
CEO, ShipNet

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Ron Debruyne
CEO, Helm Operations

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Ateet Patel
Portfolio CFO

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Jonathan Denbok
Portfolio CMO

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Rahul Nirula
Portfolio CPO

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Sumeet Rahal
Associate Director, Mergers & Acquisitions

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Tianzhi Li
Portfolio Head of Mergers & Acquisitions

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Our Locations

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Events We Attend

May 20-22, 2019

June 4-7, 2019


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