Leading FTSE 250 integrated support services company to manage its statutory consolidation and management reporting processes on Microsoft technology
Wolverhampton (UK) and Lucca (Italy)
Tagetik, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for Performance Management, Disclosure Management, Financial Governance and Business Intelligence, today announced that Carillion plc, a leading integrated support services company based in the UK and a member of the FTSE 250 Index on the London Stock Exchange, has selected Tagetik’s platform to manage their statutory consolidation and management reporting processes on Microsoft technology.
The Tagetik solution will replace Carillion’s existing software. All financial data processed by Tagetik will be viewed and analyzed through Microsoft Business Intelligence (BI), via SharePoint Server.
“Our business requirements were growing at a very fast pace and we were embracing a Microsoft Business Intelligence (BI) strategy at the same time,” says Ignacio Llorden, CIO at Carillion.“We conducted a software selection to choose the most comprehensive software solution on the market for our current and future needs in Financial Performance Management; a solution that would deliver industry-specific functionality and fit perfectly with our IT strategy as well.”
“Carillion was looking for a solution that could cover its budgeting and planning requirements at divisional level,” continues Alice Allegrini, Head of Sales at Tagetik UK.“They really appreciated our built-in functionality for advanced cash flow planning, as well as the software’s unique features which will enable Carillion to plan and monitor bottom-line profitability by project which is essential in the construction and support services business.”
“We are delighted to welcome Carillion to our worldwide customer community,” adds Manuel Vellutini – Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer at Tagetik. “I believe the choice of Tagetik further validates our long-lasting, strategic business relationship with Microsoft. Our software’s tight integration with their state-of-the-art technology architecture, combined with our strong, industry-specific financial expertise and experience is a winning recipe to successfully support the needs of today’s mid-sized to very-large global organizations.”
About Carillion Carillion is a leading integrated support services company with a substantial portfolio of Public Private Partnership projects and extensive construction capabilities. The Group had annual revenue in 2012 of some £4.4 billion, employs around 40,000 people and operates across the UK, in the Middle East and Canada.
The Group has four business segments: Support services - this includes facilities management, facilities services, energy services, rail services, road maintenance, and utility services; Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects - this includes our investing activities in PPP projects in our chosen sectors of defence, health, education, transport, secure, energy services and other Government accommodation; Middle East construction services - this includes our building and civil engineering activities in the Middle East; Construction services (excluding the Middle East) - this includes our consultancy, building, civil engineering and developments activities in the UK and our construction activities in Canada.