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Monthly Archive: June 2009

Bearingpoint Commercial Services To Be Sold to PwC

BearingPoint, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting and management services in the world, declared that a major portion of the Company’s North American Commercial Services business has been granted for sale to PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers). North American Commercial Services business includes the Company’s Financial Services segment and the Global Delivery Centers.

The court has approved the sale overseeing its earlier announced [...]


Bearingpoint Public Services Business Sale To Deloitte Completed

BearingPoint, a leading provider of technology consulting services in the world, has closed the sale of its Public Services business to Deloitte. As per the terms of earlier disclosed transaction or business deal, the majority of BearingPoint’s Public Services unit was acquired by Deloitte for about $350 million.

Bearing Point has around 15,000 employees that focus on the Financial Services, Commercial [...]


Middle East Sovereign Wealth Funds Flex M and A Muscle

Christina Broder, Big4.com Staff Reporter

In spite of being hit by credit crisis, SWFs (Sovereign Wealth Funds) are becoming large players in M&A scene. For many years, the (Emerging Markets International Acquisition Tracker) EMIAT of KPMG has been observing trade buyer Merger & Acquisition activity. The UAE is one amongst the quieter territories in Emerging Markets International [...]


Capgemini Appoints Jeremy Roffe-Vidal New HR Director

Christina Broder, Big4.com Staff Reporter

Capgemini Group on May 26, 2009 announced the appointment of Jeremy Roffe-Vidal as the Company’s new Group Human Resources Director. As the Group Human Resources Director, Roffe-Vidal will be responsible for the international deployment of Capgemini Group’s Human Resources aims and goals. His priorities are to develop the major competencies, augment employee [...]


Accenture Receives Global ISO 14001 EMS Certification

Christina Broder, Big4.com Staff Reporter

Accenture, a leading global management consulting and outsourcing company in the world, has received from BSI the “Global ISO 14001 EMS (Environment Management System) certification”. BSI Group is an independent business services institute which offers assurance to more than 80,000 clients with its standards-based solutions. Global ISO 14001 EMS Certification covers more [...]


UN Report Recognizes Deloitte Cross-Cultural Programs

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Deloitte, as part of the UN’s World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, realizes the contributions of organizational expertise
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Capgemini Receives 2009 SAP Pinnacle Award

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Capgemini, a leading provider of technology, consulting and outsourcing services in the world, has recently received a 2009 SAP® Pinnacle Award Continue reading


Ernst & Young India Survey Finds Optimism On Growth

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A recent survey by Ernst & Young, “Opportunities in Adversity: India Inc’s response to the financial downturn” Continue reading


KPMG EU Business Outlook Offers Hope For Revival

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The most recent business outlook survey done by KPMG reveals that the economic slowdown in the county may decline in the coming twelve months.
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Accenture Recognized As SAP Pinnacle Leading Partner For Third Year

Accenture, has received 2009 SAP® Pinnacle awards in four categories. This makes its total won till date to 18. Continue reading


PwC Ranks First As Worlds Best Outsourcing Advisor

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The IAOP, has ranked PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) first on the list of “World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors”. Continue reading