''Capgemini UK has won the IBM Software Group UK Business Partner of the Year award for 2008.

The award is made in recognition of the strong relationship between Capgemini and IBM.

Phil O’Connor, IBM Sales Manager, Capgemini Technology Services UK, said: “This award is a testimony to the dedication and energy of both the Capgemini and IBM teams. The strength of the alliance is a prime example of Capgemini’s Collaborative Business Experience and highlights the level of intimacy between the two organisations.


Nigel Kirby-Green, former CEO, Capgemini Technology Services UK, added, “This wonderful accolade is a declaration of the tremendous success of the UK IBM Alliance team.


In 2008 Capgemini grew its delivery capability across all five IBM software brands: Information Management, Lotus, Rational, Tivoli and WebSphere, for all of the sectors in which Capgemini operates.