Globant acquires Italian-based Sysdata to expand its digital transformation capabilities in Europe
29 Sep 2022
Sysdata is an Italian leading business and technology consultancy company with an impressive client and service portfolio. With this acquisition, Globant will land in Italy to expand its footprint of clients and propel the relationship with Sysdata's long-standing ones.
Bologna, Italy– September 29, 2022. Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native technology services company, announced today that it had acquired Sysdata, an Italian business and technology consultancy focused on delivering digital transformation. The company has developed a robust service offering and a prosper customer portfolio since it was founded in 1980.
With this acquisition, Globant lands in Italy and reinforces its strong presence in Europe. At the same time, it will continue to accelerate its global leadership in delivering digital and cognitive transformation for some of the most renowned brands in the world.
Founded in Bologna, Italy, with 300+ professionals, Sysdata provides advisory services and end-to-end digital transformation projects to blue-chip companies in key industries such as Banking, Insurance, Automotive, Energy, and Retail. Sysdata has proven solid capabilities in Data Analytics, Marketing Technology, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Architecture, and Mobile Applications.
"We are thrilled to welcome the Sysdata team to the Globant family. Given their strong culture of innovation, quality and agility, they are the perfect partner to continue expanding Globant´s footprint in Europe. Together, we will be able to continue offering a top-notch portfolio of services and products to keep reinventing businesses,” said Martín Migoya, Co-Founder and CEO Globant.
"I am proud of the successful track-record of Sysdata and I am sure that Globant is the best partner to take it to the next level. I want to thank all the clients that have believed in us for the last 40 years and let them all know that from today, together, we will be able to offer them a unique and strengthened offering,” said Roberto Vecchione, Founder of Sysdata.
Roberto Vecchione, founder of Sysdata, will retire from daily operations of the Company but remains as a key advisor to it. Gianmarco and Guido Vecchione will remain committed to executing the expansion plan in Italy alongside Marco Santulli, Gianluca Pogliani and the rest of the Sysdata team.
“Sysdata joins Globant to consolidate our expansion in Europe. We were impressed by their long-standing portfolio of customers in some of Italy’s more significant industries, such as Banking, Insurance, and Automotive. Globant will complement these and other offerings to keep on supporting successful digital transformations,” said Martin Umaran, Co-Founder of Globant and President of EMEA.
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- We have more than 25,900 employees and we are present in 20 countries working for companies like Google, Electronic Arts and Santander, among others.
- We were named a Worldwide Leader in CX Improvement Services by IDC MarketScape report.
- We were also featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and Stanford.
- We are a member of The Green Software Foundation (GSF) and the Cybersecurity Tech Accord.
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