Capgemini and Dutch Retail Group Maxeda Sign €44 Million IT Services Contract Extension

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Paris, France; Utrecht, the Netherlands, April 29, 2010 – Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced that one of its Dutch subsidiaries, Capgemini Outsourcing B.V. (“Capgemini”), has signed a two-year contract extension worth €44 million with Maxeda to run until 2015. Maxeda is the largest Dutch non-food retailer in the Netherlands.

The original deal was a five-year contract between Capgemini and Maxeda signed on 14 December 2007. The extension will involve 170 FTEs and see a major part of the Application Outsourcing and Infrastructure Outsourcing services delivered from Indian centres located in Kolkata and Mumbai in addition to Amsterdam in the Netherlands, leveraging Capgemini’s Rightshore® global delivery model.

This contract extension would help Maxeda to reduce its Total Cost of Ownership by 10 percent. Moreover, Capgemini will provide Maxeda with an innovative and flexible cloud-based platform for SAP Applications.