Capgemini, one of the world’s leading providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced today the signing of two long-term contract renewals with General Motors Holdings, LLC (GM) to provide application outsourcing services for GM’s Global Sales & Marketing and Dealer Systems by Capgemini America Inc (“Capgemini”). The combined value of the 5-year agreements is approximately $250 million (€190 million). Capgemini started delivering services to GM under the new agreements from July 2010, one year ahead of the end of the previous contract term.
The original contracts between GM and Capgemini were effective June 2006. Under the new contracts, Capgemini will provide global Application Sustain and Development Services as well as Help Desk Support for GM’s global Sales & Marketing and Dealer Systems located in 38 countries, as well as Hosting services for Test and Development Servers.
“Capgemini is honored to renew its contracts with GM and to continue to provide outsourcing services to GM’s Sales, Marketing and Dealer networks around the globe”, said Marc Martinez, Capgemini’s Global Account Executive for GM. “The GM – Capgemini relationship rests on a solid foundation, and we look forward to continuing our commitment to GM by providing the most innovative, high-quality and cost-effective services in the market today.”
“Dealers who sell and service GM vehicles are vital to building strong, positive relations with our automotive customers around the world,” said Terry Kline, GM vice president, IT and Chief Information Officer. “Capgemini’s continuing network support helps our dealers provide even better service to our customers as we design, build and sell the world’s best cars and trucks.”
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 ExperienceTM. 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 2009 global revenues of EUR 8.4 billion and employs 90,000 people worldwide.
More information is available at www.capgemini.com.