Capgemini Positioned in Leaders Quadrant for Finance and Accounting BPO by Top IT Analyst Firm

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Capgemini today announced that it has been placed in the leader’s quadrant for Comprehensive Finance and Accounting BPO (F&A BPO), by leading analyst firm Gartner, Inc, in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Comprehensive Finance and Accounting BPO1 report.

The report is based on evaluation of 13 different providers using key inclusion criteria that comprise the ability to generate a minimum threshold of $40 million or above from relevant service provision to show commitment to the F&A BPO market; having at least three comprehensive F&A BPO deals which support three or more F&A sub-processes; such as accounts payable, financial reporting, accounts receivable, treasury and cash management, specialist processes such as shareholder reporting and yield management; and an overall market interest in and visibility of the provider, determined by serious consideration for selection from public and or private sector clients.

About the Magic Quadrant

The Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2009 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner’s analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the “Leaders” quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

About Capgemini

Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business Experience. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in more than 30 countries, Capgemini reported 2008 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion (approximately USD $12.74 billion) and employs 90,000 people worldwide.