Visual Data Media Services has announced the acquisition of MX1 UK from SES.
Details of the transaction have not been revealed.
VDMS said all existing MX1 UK contracts with customers remain unaffected by the change of ownership.
The company said it plans to make “substantial investment” in 4K, HDR and IMF mastering at MX1’s site in North Acton as part of its mission to pursue a “best of the best” approach to technology and systems.
“We are active consolidators in the global media services and content preparation market. This transaction continues our current UK expansion program – we were particularly attracted to the talented operational and management teams at MX1 UK Limited,” said Symon Roue, managing director, Visual Data Media Services.
“This acquisition continues our growth in the media services, localisation and content preparation market.”