Atos strengthens its decarbonized digital answer portfolio and skills with really specialised competencies
Paris, Oct 1st, 2020
Atos, a world chief in digital transformation, currently announced that it has done the acquisition of EcoAct, an internationally identified climate tactic consulting agency. EcoAct, with its group of 160 climate specialists, and Atos will shape a world Decarbonization Excellence Center with extensive supply capabilities that assistance corporations succeed in their climate ambitions.
Following having announced its dedication to travel decarbonized digital products and services, Atos proceeds to develop its sustainability consulting capabilities by welcoming EcoAct to the corporation. The corporation will run less than the manufacturer “EcoAct, an Atos Company” and will go on to be led by its founders – Thierry Fornas and Gérald Maradan.
Setting up on Atos and EcoAct’s merged skills, a International Decarbonization Excellence Center will be established. It will apply a extensive approach to decarbonization, offering shoppers globally with a complete evaluation, identifying pathways to reaching carbon neutrality and offering digital remedies to decarbonize their digital and organization processes. For their remaining COtwo emissions, and as element of the “Contribute to Zero” give, voluntary carbon offsetting will be provided, therefore accompanying corporations to access carbon neutrality.
“As element of Atos’ ambition to unlock the carbon neutral overall economy with digital systems, we understand the will need to create a 360-degree approach to help our shoppers at all phases of their decarbonization process,” clarifies Nourdine Bihmane, Head of Decarbonization Business enterprise Line and Head of Escalating Markets at Atos. “The integration of EcoAct now expands our decarbonization capabilities to expand our consultancy and include offsetting products and services, enabling unparalleled organization worth for our shoppers and reinforcing Atos’ posture as the chief in decarbonized digital organization technological know-how.”
“We are delighted to currently formally grow to be element of the Atos Group, extending the access of EcoAct’s vital operate on climate change and decarbonisation. As the value of the internet zero agenda proceeds to obtain momentum with corporates and public institutions, we are searching forward to growing our scope and adding our skills to Atos’ current presents.” say Thierry Fornas and Gérald Maradan, Controlling Directors, EcoAct.
“Climate change remains a significant target region for corporations in the context of ESG, and decarbonization-related offerings will see further more development in demand. Atos’ approach of ingraining sustainability into its digital transformation offerings will assistance its consumers transfer toward a sustainable organization tactic, which implies searching at sustainability from a organization option and possibility standpoint,” said Bjoern Stengel, senior exploration analyst, Business enterprise Consulting and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Business enterprise Providers at IDC.
The recently formed organization unit will travel digital sustainability functions across the Group and support its consumers at all concentrations of their journeys toward extended-time period business resilience. The acquisition will also boost the company’s leadership in the escalating decarbonization industry.
Atos’ world Decarbonization Excellence Center is prepared to be launched in H1 2021.
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Atos is a world chief in digital transformation with one hundred ten,000 staff members in 73 countries and once-a-year income of € twelve billion. European selection one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Substantial-Overall performance Computing, the Group offers end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Major Information, Business enterprise Applications and Digital Place of work remedies. The Group is the Throughout the world Data Technological know-how Spouse for the Olympic & Paralympic Video games and operates less than the makes Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), stated on the CAC40 Paris stock index.
The reason of Atos is to assistance design the future of the information house. Its skills and products and services help the development of knowledge, education and learning and exploration in a multicultural approach and add to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the globe, the Group allows its shoppers and staff members, and members of societies at significant to live, operate and create sustainably, in a risk-free and secure information house.
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