Grows Global Roster of Trusted Providers Helping Businesses Transition to the Cloud
MUMBAI, INDIA. – November 28, 2016 – Concur®, an SAP company and the world's leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, has expanded its Systems Integrator Partner program globally. The Concur Systems Integrator (SI) Partner program combines industry-leading cloud solutions from Concur with the proven expertise of more than 30 systems integrators to assist mutual customers as they transform their businesses to benefit from cloud solutions.
The newly expanded roster of partners will deliver the Concur SI network to more than 15 countries across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Concur SI partners provide business process analysis, spend management, change management, end-to-end project management, integration with existing systems, and additional customized projects powered by cloud-based Concur solutions.
“Digital transformation is at the forefront of business leaders’ thoughts, and employing a cloud-based travel and expense solution is a strong first step on that journey,” said Jonathan Meister, vice president, Global Business Development for Concur. “Concur’s open platform makes it possible to integrate travel and expense data with a broader ecosystem of applications and services. This gives companies unprecedented visibility into when, how and where employees are spending – visibility that informs better business decisions. The growing SI Partner program creates more opportunities for customers to realize these benefits, insights and savings.”
· “When clients come to us, they’re typically looking to save costs by gaining efficiencies on business processes, and a comprehensive solution” said Jon Brizzi, VP Consulting, Infosys. “With our Concur partnership, our mutual customers will benefit from a proven best-in-class solution for managing a recognizable process like travel and expense in the cloud.”
· “Concur is a powerful and user-friendly solution that has the unique capability of reducing costs while delighting your employees,” said Helene Kyriakakis, GM SAP Business Solutions at Groupe Createch. “Implementing Concur is a good first step into the cloud journey – it will open the door to further digital transformation.”
· “Concur Travel and Expense are great solutions for partners to overcome the challenges of moving to the cloud and quickly realize benefits,” said Eric Lonqueux, VISEO Executive Director. “Customers tend to be a bit wary of big transformations, but once they achieve success with a solution like Concur, they typically adopt additional cloud solutions within six months or a year."