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16.06.2008 – 08:37

CompuGROUP Holding AG

CompuGROUP secures majority shareholding in Profdoc ASA (Lysaker, Norway)

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merger, acquisition and takeover

Koblenz (euro adhoc) - Press release 16 June 2008

The board of directors of Profdoc ASA recommends acceptance of   mandatory  offer from CompuGROUP Holding AG

(Oslo), 16 June 2008, CompuGROUP Holding AG ("CompuGROUP") today announces  that it 15 June 2008 acquired 10  543  004  shares,  and   obtained  an  unconditional irrevocable  undertaking  for  a  further 1 068 800  shares,  in  Profdoc    ASA ("Profdoc") at NOK 40 per share.

Following the acquisition on 15 June 2008, CompuGROUP owns  12  593 439  shares, corresponding to 63.40 percent of the outstanding shares of  Profdoc.  With  the shares covered by the irrevocable undertaking to  acquire  1  068  800  shares, CompuGROUP controls 13 662 239 shares, corresponding to 68.78 per  cent  of  the outstanding shares of Profdoc.

The acquisition of shares by CompuGROUP is supported by the board  of directors of Profdoc, and the shares acquired includes the shares held by Profdoc's  board members and executive management, including by Chairman Einar J. Greve  (through Positano AS) and  board  member Eigil  S.  Spetalen  (through  Kristianro  AS), management members Christian Teig (CEO) and Susan  Hagerty  (EVP),  as  well  as shares controlled/held by Rosenlund ASA and  Dyvi  Invest  AS  that  both   where represented on the board until the annual general meeting held 8 May 2008.

As  result of the acquisition of shares, CompuGROUP will make a mandatory  offer for  the  remaining  outstanding  shares  in   Profdoc  in  accordance  with  the Norwegian Securities Trading Act § 6-1. The offer price in the  mandatory  offer will be a cash consideration of NOK 40 per Profdoc share, which is equal to  the highest price that CompuGROUP has paid Profdoc shares over the  last six  month period. The complete details of the mandatory offer will   be  contained  in  the offer  document  which  will  be  sent  to   Profdoc  shareholders  as  soon    as practically possible.

The  Board  of  Directors  of  Profdoc  ASA  will  issue  a  separate statement recommending the offer to be included in CompuGROUP's   offer  document  for  the mandatory offer.

The price of NOK 40 per share represents a premium of  54  percent   compared  to Profdoc's closing share price on 18 April 2008, the last trading  day  prior  to CompuGROUP's voluntary offer which was announced 21 April 2008,  and  a  premium of 34 percent compared to closing price Friday 13 June 2008,  the  last  trading day prior to this announcement.

"We are positive to partner Profdoc with CompuGROUP as the  joint   company  will be a driving force in the global health care IT markets. We are  confident  that CompuGROUP will continue the   strategic  development  of  Profdoc  both  in  the Nordic region and in new markets. We  belive  that  NOK  40  per  Profdoc  share represents a fair price to our shareholders.", says Einar J. Greve, chairman  of the board of Profdoc.

"We are exited about the acquisition of Profdoc and appreciates the support  for the transaction by the board of Profdoc. Profdoc  will   complement  our  current operations well based on its  strong   position  in  the  Nordic  area  where  we currently have no presence. We  are  impressed  by  the  strong  performance  of Profdoc and look forward to working with the company as part of  the CompuGROUP group of  companies.",  says  Frank  Gotthard,  founder,   main  shareholder  and chairman of the management board of CompuGROUP.

Medici Corporate ASA acts as  sole  financial  advisor  in  the   transaction  to Profdoc and SEB Enskilda AS acts as sole financial advisor  in  the  transaction to CompuGROUP.

For further information, please contact:

CompuGROUP Holding AG Markus Georgi Head of the IR department Telephone: +49 (261) 8000 1238 E-Mail: investor@compugroup.com

Profdoc ASA Einar J. Greve Telephone +47 90 02 77 66

About CompuGROUP Holding AG CompuGROUP is one of the leading  eHealth companies  in  Europe.  Its  software products, designed to support   all  medical  and  organizational  activities  in doctors' surgeries and hospitals, its  information  services  for  all  involved parties within the healthcare system and its webbased  personal  health   records contribute to safer and more efficient healthcare. The   services  of  CompuGROUP are centered on its unique customer base of around  300,000  doctors,  dentists, hospitals, associations  and   networks  as  well  as  other  service  providers. CompuGROUP operates in 9 European countries and currently employs  around  1,800 people.

About Profdoc ASA Profdoc is a leading vendor of healthcare   information  technology  for  office- based physicians, hospitals and laboratories.  Since  the  inception  in  1985, Profdoc has built a solid business and created a  strong  brand  for  efficient, intuitive, user friendly and reliable  IT-solutions  for  healthcare providers. More than 52,000 concurrent users at more  than  5,750   sites  now  use  Profdoc

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This announcement and the information contained herein are   restricted  and  are not for release, publication or distribution, in whole or in part,  in  or  into the USA, Canada, Australia or Japan.This announcement is not, and shall  not  be construed as, an offer to purchase shares in Profdoc ASA.  The  mandatory  offer to be set out in the mandatory offer document will  not  be  made,   directly  or indirectly, in or into the United States, Canada, Australia or Japan.

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Further inquiry note:
Ralf Glass
Vicepresident CEO support
Tel.: +49 (0)261 8000 1236
E-Mail: investor@compugroup.com

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