Capgemini strengthens SAP offering with acquisition

Capgemini has agreed to buy Mutibook’s SAP global services line to boost its SAP capabilities and enrich its client portfolio of business services in Japan and Southeast Asia.

The acquisition will reinforce Capgemini’s partnership with SAP in Japan and let its onboard SAP professionals to better serve clients across SEA.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Multibook has a 80 plus strong team delivering global SAP rollouts for its clients. Its SAP business operates in Japan and across Asia-Pacific and a subsidiary in the US.

“By pairing Capgemini’s global expertise with the talent and insight of Multibook’s SAP business, which works exclusively with SAP related technologies in Japan and South East Asia, this acquisition will strengthen our ability to help clients accelerate their transformation to run their entire business in the cloud with the next generation Intelligent SAP Solutions,” said Olaf Pietschner, CEO of Capgemini in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East and member of the Group Executive Committee.

“Their extensive expertise and knowledge will further deepen our networks and capabilities to meet the anticipated growth in demand for SAP and cloud services in Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Philippines, and Thailand, and we are delighted to welcome them to the team,” he added.

“Being part of Capgemini, will enable us to offer our clients the appropriate scale to transform globally, as well as new growth and career opportunities for our people,” said Tadaaki Murayama, Chief Executive Officer of Multibook, who will join Capgemini as part of the transaction.

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