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Arriva London renews outsourcing contract with Capgemini for 2009-2019
Bus operator Arriva London has signed a ten-year extension to its IT support contract for the period 2009-2019 with its IT partner Capgemini UK plc. read more
Capgemini results for H1 2009 in line with targets
Revenue declines with 2% in line with forecasts. read more
Capgemini wins contract from nuclear power generator
Capgemini has been selected by EDF to upgrade its information system dedicated to the maintenance of its nuclear generation fleet. read more
Big businesses commit to cutting flights
A group of major international businesses has announced a firm commitment to cutting their flights by one-fifth, over the next five years. read more
Capgemini strengthens Global Infrastructure Management
Senior team appointed to lead global outsourcing service line. read more
Successful offering of Capgemini shares to Group managers
The issuance of Bons de Souscription et/ou d’Acquisition d’Actions Remboursables (Callable Share Subscription and/or Acquisition Warrants) launched by Capgemini in May and targeting the Group’s managers – a first for a CAC 40 company – was over-subscribed by more than 30%. read more
Few management consultants are members of professional bodies, survey shows
Our management consultancy columnist, Mick James, this week looks at how much and how little things have changed when it comes to management consultancy professional qualifications. read more
Capgemini grows Eastern European presence by opening new outsourcing centre in Romania
Capgemini is the first international IT outsourcing company to establish a presence in university town of Iasi. read more
Derbyshire County Council selects Capgemini for IT transformation
Top-rated council to deploy latest technology in pursuit of multiple benefits. read more
Outsourcing confidence index climbs to reignite industry
Latest Black Book 'State of the Industry Report' points to restoring budgets, strategic outsourcing spending and a 2010 recovery for suppliers that stayed customer-centric through the recession. read more
Satyam appoints new leadership in Australia and New Zealand
Satyam Computer Services Ltd., has appointed Venki Prathivadi as the new country manager for Satyam Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). read more
Tube Lines renews IT contract for third time with Capgemini
Outsourcing has cut costs by 25% and improved user satisfaction by 100%. read more
Atos Origin names global consulting head
Hervé Payan joins Atos Origin as executive VP of Global Consulting, tasked with consolidating the company’s consulting business into a single global service line. read more
Valeo launches an innovative initiative with Google to reduce administrative expenses
Valeo said its 30,000 Internet-connected employees now have access to a new communication and collaborative working platform based on Google Apps Premier Edition and supported by Capgemini. read more
New Partner joins Atos Consulting to lead CIO Advisory practice
Carl Bate joins from Capgemini where he was vice president and Chief Technology Officer for the UK. read more
Capgemini’s Aberdeen office wins IT contract for Oil & Gas support worldwide
Subsea 7 selects Capgemini for another three years based on Mumbai expertise in SAP technology. read more
IAOP ranks best outsourcing providers and releases first advisors list
Accenture and IBM are top providers; PricewaterhouseCoopers and Quint are leading advisors. read more
Capgemini posts stable first-quarter 2009 revenues
The Capgemini Group posted consolidated revenues for first quarter 2009 of €2.205 billion, up 0.9% compared with the same year-ago period and down 0.3% like-for-like (constant Group structure and exchange rates). read more
Capgemini reorganises country consulting practices into single global unit
Capgemini is consolidating its consulting operations across the world with the launch of Capgemini Consulting, the new global business unit of the Capgemini Group, headed by Pierre-Yves Cros, former Group Strategy Director. read more
Premier Foods awards five-year IT contract to Capgemini
Capgemini deploys global resources to support Hovis, Mr Kipling, Oxo and other top brands. read more
Capgemini names new North American VPs
Capgemini has promoted eight people to vice president positions in North America. read more
MOD renews public private partnership with Capgemini
Contract extension reflects expanding role of shared services in winning efficiency savings. read more
Capgemini and Logica win contract from Dutch defence ministry
The companies are to optimize materials management and logistics of Dutch defence forces in support of international operations. read more
Consultant sets off on 48,000km overland trip across Africa
London consultant Charlie Curtis, 26, is leaving on 2 March 2009 on a 48,000km overland trip across Africa, during which he and a friend will build shelters for HIV clinics and raise money for UK charity One to One Children's Fund. read more
Capgemini appoints new VPs in tech business
Capgemini UK plc has appointed four new vice presidents within its Technology Services business in internal promotions with immediate effect. read more
Atkins awards £13.7 million IT contract to Capgemini UK
Capgemini UK plc has won a £13.7 million five-year IT outsourcing contract from multinational engineering and design consultancy Atkins. read more
New ITSMA study looks at differentiation for professional services firms
ITSMA's tenth annual brand tracking study for IT professional services finds that providers have an opportunity for differentiation on speed and savings to clients; in overall favourability ratings HP, IBM, McKinsey, Bain, and Deloitte topped the list. read more
Gloucestershire County Council plans £60 million savings in transformation programme with Capgemini Consulting
Gloucestershire County Council plans to effect savings totalling some £60 million over the next four years in a major programme of transformation carried out with business and IT consultants from Capgemini UK plc . read more
Capgemini Consulting recruits four new vice presidents
Professionals will strengthen Government, Marketing, Transformation and Energy sector offerings. read more
Wipro appoints new global head for consultancy division
Kirk Strawser has more than 22 years experience in senior leadership roles in the consulting industry. read more
Aiman Ezzat appointed CEO of Capgemini’s Financial Services Global Business Unit
Ezzat was previously Chief Operating Officer of the unit, working alongside Raymond Spencer who was its CEO. read more
Manufacturing in 2020: New study reveals future vision of the global manufacturing industry
New Capgemini study examining the manufacturing sector reveals a future characterised by increased globalisation, collaboration and complexity. read more
Black Book reveals offshore tech firms not meeting environmental commitments
Green-proven American and UK outsourcing vendors regaining competitive traction against environmental slackers, according to latest Black Book of Outsourcing report. read more
Capgemini named a Top 25 Technology Provider
FinTech 25, ranked by American Banker and Financial Insights, recognizes the largest, global enterprise technology companies. read more
Capgemini reinforces presence in Eastern Europe with new acquisitions
Through this acquisition and in line with its strategy, Capgemini is developing its presence in mature Eastern European countries. read more
Logica named number one application management supplier in Western Europe by Pierre Audoin Consultants
Pierre Audoin Consultants puts Logica at the top of its table of revenues generated from standalone AM in Western Europe during 2007. read more
Capgemini bolsters Scottish presence with Aberdeen office
Capgemini demonstrates its commitment to the oil and gas industry by establishing a dedicated team of specialist industry consultants in Aberdeen. read more
IT chiefs learn secrets of ‘digital glue’ in multi-vendor service management
Top IT executives attending the IT Service Management Forum (itSMF) in Birmingham last week heard how ‘digital glue’ has dramatically improved IT service management and IT cost effectiveness at Welsh Water following a 15-month transformation programme run in collaboration with Capgemini UK plc and Logica UK. read more
Capgemini brings cloud computing to the enterprise market
Capgemini says the service will enable its clients to reduce costs, increase flexibility and efficiency and improve their green IT credentials. read more
Britain’s top consulting talent recognised at MCA Awards
Now in their second year, these awards celebrate the achievements of individual consultants at all stages of their careers. read more
Capgemini wins top public sector outsourcing award
Collaboration with Welsh Assembly Government on EU Farm Payments is Best Project of the Year. read more
Capgemini presented with 2008 “Ten Award” for CEO and business innovation
The Executive Council's sixth annual New York Ten Awards recognizes Lanny Cohen as outstanding leader. read more
West Sussex chooses Capgemini for service transformation programme
Top-performing Council aims to turn ‘good’ into ‘great’ to deliver better services to customers. read more
Workers under pressure to be seen to be green
A poll commissioned by Capgemini has shown that a third (34%) of employees had been forced by their peers to go green. read more
Cirquent appoints new head of telecommunications & media
Telephony and broadcast specialist to spearhead new consultancy growth drive. read more
Shortlist announced for MCA Consultant of the Year Awards 2008
The Management Consultancies Association (MCA) is a step closer to finding Britain’s top consulting talent and can now reveal the names of the shortlisted candidates for the MCA Consultant of the Year Awards 2008. read more
Capgemini strengthens its position in Consumer Products and Retail industry
Leading Dutch, British and American brands Albert Heijn, Maxeda, Wickes and Beam trust Capgemini for business transformation. read more
Alvarez & Marsal continues growth and expansion in Europe, Middle East and India
Announcement of these senior appointments signals Alvarez & Marsal’s intent to build on the firm’s ability to deliver a sophisticated range of business advisory services and extend its capabilities by selectively hiring top-tier talent based in A&M; locations throughout the UK and European continent. read more
Microsoft names ex- Capgemini parent new vice president of Microsoft Services, North America
Brad Callahan joins Microsoft with more than 20 years of professional services experience in the IT field. read more
Capgemini Financial Services recognized for its commitment to education
Capgemini's Financial Sector School awarded by LOMA for creating a collaborative learning environment for employees. read more
Capgemini wins IT transformation contract from Dorset County Council
The transformation programme will replace old HR, payroll, procurement and finance systems in order to deliver major savings, which the Council estimates to be £8.6 million per year. read more
Capgemini grows H1 profit by 37.5%
While revenues increased by 5.3% at constant rates and perimeter compared to the first half of 2007, profit for the period grew by 37.5%, reaching €231 million. read more
Capgemini buys Getronics PinkRoccade IT services unit
Through the acquisition of Getronics PinkRoccade Business Application Services BV, a leading player in the Dutch IT services market for the public sector, Capgemini extends its outsourcing activities in the Netherlands. read more
Report finds the growth of new multinationals from emerging markets challenges traditional western business model
Capgemini releases report by Cambridge University which reveals impact of internationalisation strategies of manufacturing companies in Brazil, Russia, India and China. read more
British Armed Forces launch travel booking system designed by Capgemini-led team
Simple and secure online booking for 300,000 personnel worldwide and £35 million annual cost savings, says Ministry of Defence. read more
Steria names new directors
Serge Ferré has been appointed as the Steria Group's Project Risk Management Director and Christine Soupizet as Performance and Purchasing Director. read more
Hydro One extends contract with Capgemini to implement automated metering
The market-leading initiative includes process design and management of smart metering solutions network. read more
Capgemini extends relationship with HSBC
Company applies global delivery model to support growth of HSBC's global financial services business. read more
Capgemini wins Vodafone's Corporate Responsibility Engagement award 2008
Vodafone has presented supplier performance awards to three of its key suppliers at its Annual Global Supplier Conference attended by the top 45 of its strategic suppliers. read more
New model for the future supply chain highlights sustainability benefits
Study from GCI and Capgemini finds that the consumer goods industry's supply chain strategy should give priority to new parameters. read more
Can HP turn risk into opportunity?
Our management consultancy columnist, Mick James, this week looks at the difficulties and prospects of HP's acquisition of EDS. read more
Capgemini unveils new application outsourcing strategy
The next generation of IT outsourcing providing a platform for innovation. read more
Capgemini finds solution to maximize marketing team productivity
Capgemini uses Wrike's innovative project management solution to streamline customer support and increase the productivity of Capgemini North American Marketing Services team. read more
Sogeti USA appoints recruiter in its Chicago branch
Sogeti, a provider of information technology services to businesses and public-sector organizations worldwide and member of Capgemini Group, has appointed Barnet Balonick as a recruiter in its Chicago, IL branch. read more
Top appointment at Capgemini in Energy, Utilities & Chemicals sector
The management consultancy arm of Capgemini UK plc is preparing for ongoing expansion in one of its key market sectors with the recruitment of Martin Wells as Vice President, Energy, Utilities and Chemicals (EUC) Consulting. read more
C. Hoare & Co awards 5-year IT outsourcing contract to Capgemini
The contract is a landmark in the 336-year history of the UK's leading independent bank. read more
Capgemini: Q1 results in line with objectives
Capgemini confirmed its previously stated goal of achieving full-year revenue growth (at constant rates and perimeter) of between 2 and 5% for 2008 and to increase its operating margin to 8.5% for the full year 2008. read more
Capgemini to transform T-Mobile Netherlands' billing platform
Capgemini wins the implementation of the new LHS billing platform at T-Mobile Netherlands BV. read more
Capgemini celebrates the first birthday of its Morocco centre
Capgemini aims to be the first services company to offer comprehensive services from Morocco, from IT systems integration to outsourcing. read more
Capgemini names North America Chief Marketing Officer
Christopher Williams, IT and professional services industry veteran,is to lead marketing strategy for Capgemini in North America. read more
Capgemini's Raymond Spencer recognised for commitment to India
Raymond Spencer recognized by The American India Foundation for accelerating social and economic change at the third annual Bow Ties & Bangles Chicago Gala. read more
Croydon Council awards five-year IT contract extension to Capgemini
New IT contract extension to 2013 will deliver further transformation of local government services. read more
Consulting’s continued optimism
Usually at this time of year, the main concern of our readers is whether or not bonuses have met expectations. read more
Capgemini strengthens Finance and HR Consulting with new vice president
David Ketchin joins Capgemini from Parson Consulting, where he was Lead Practice Director for the UK. read more
Capgemini acquires Unilever's service centres in Chile and Brazil
Capgemini and Unilever extend services relationship to include financial shared services for Latin American operations. read more
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