SER is a document management company. Since SER was floated on the German stock market in 1996, at 5DM per share, its share price has grown to 700DM. It now has ?64M turnover and SER’s strategy is to double this, probably through acquisition and expansion in the US. SER has 900 employees, with the majority in Germany, France and the UK. The majority of sales are into the finance (35%), government (20%), retail (15%) and telecomms’ (10%) sectors. SER is the largest DM company in Europe, with 3000 installations of its products world-wide. Although little known in the UK market outside of its EDM product, SER is better known in continental Europe.