PCCW Solutions, the IT services flagship of PCCW Limited, announced its acquisition of Compass Solutions Holdings Limited (Compass) yesterday (2 May 2013). The move will enable PCCW Solutions to further its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) capabilities, customer base and geographical presence.
Compass is a service provider specialising in the implementation and support of SAP's ERP solutions, and has served more than 300 customers in various industries in Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China.
Compass is also the only authourised SAP Partner in Hong Kong and mainland China with the SAP Gold Channel Partner (since 2006) and SAP Education Partner status. By being an authourised SAP Education Partner, it can provide certificate training and academy courses to train SAP consultants.
PCCW Solutions, on the other hand, has more than 15 years' experience in implementing and upgrading Oracle ERP solutions for customers in Hong Kong, mainland China and other Asia Pacific markets.
Through this acquisition, Compass will add a team of around 200 professionals with in-depth expertise in SAP implementation and training, enabling PCCW Solutions to deliver greater value to its clients through the combined experience and best practices.
"The acquisition is part of our ongoing strategies to add to our existing areas of competence and geographical reach and we will continue to look for these opportunities to drive long-term growth through expansion of core competence and geographical reach," said Dr. George Fok, managing director of PCCW Solutions.
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