AREVA and Capgemini Strengthen Their Partnership
*Signature of a € 1 billion, 10 years IT services contract
*Finalization of the acquisition of Euriware by Capgemini
PARIS -- May 7, 2014
Regulatory News :
AREVA (Paris:AREVA) and Capgemini finalized today a commercial partnership
covering a large outsourcing and systems integration contract of € 1 billion
over 10 years and the acquisition of Euriware and its subsidiaries by the
Capgemini Group (acquisition completed today).
Euriware, a French company founded in 1991, has 1,900 employees and revenues
of € 220 million; Areva is its largest client representing over 50% of
revenues. Euriware offers outsourcing and systems integration services as well
high value added industrial engineering and information security systems to
clients in the energy, manufacturing and defense sectors.
With Capgemini, Euriware is joining a global leader in IT services. This
acquisition is based on an ambitious industrial and social plan consistent
with the economic interests of both parties including a commitment on
employment and geographic locations.
This partnership allows Areva to rely on Capgemini, a global leader, to
accompany it in the management and transformation of its information systems,
while offering the highest level of performance and security.
Capgemini expands its service offerings with security managed services,
strengthens its engineering and industrial IT services (e.g. PLM), and
reaffirms its leadership in the energy sector.
Luc Oursel, CEO of AREVA, said: "This partnership helps secure the future
development of Euriware and its employees. It was made possible by a high
quality dialogue between the social partners, Areva and Capgemini. This
operation will help us improve the performance of our IT systems."
For Paul Hermelin, CEO of Capgemini: "We are delighted to expand our
partnership with Areva and integrate new capabilities and teams within
Capgemini. We are strengthening our leadership in France, our first and
NB from Capgemini:
Capgemini confirms that following this acquisition, its financial targets for
2014 remain unchanged including its operating margin and "organic free cash
MORE ABOUT AREVA
AREVA is a world leader in nuclear power. The group’s offer to utilities
covers every stage of the nuclear fuel cycle, reactor design and construction,
and operating services. Its expertise and uncompromising dedication to safety
make it a leading industry player.
AREVA also invests in renewable energies to develop, via partnerships, high
Through the complementary nature of nuclear and renewables, AREVA’s 45,000
employees contribute to building tomorrow’s energy model: supplying the
greatest number of people with energy that is safer and with less CO2.
MORE ABOUT CAPGEMINI
With more than 130,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the
world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing
services.The Group reported 2013 global revenues of EUR 10.1 billion.
Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and
technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A
deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of
working, the Collaborative Business Experience^TM, and draws on Rightshore^®,
its worldwide delivery model.
Learn more about us atwww.capgemini.com.
Rightshore^® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini
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