Capgemini opens center in Buenos Aires

Date: 28-11-2007
Source: Dow Jones International News

Capgemini (CAP.FR) said Wednesday it is opening of its first center in Buenos Aires, to establish offshore presence in South America. To sustain this new development, Capgemini is integrating NCG, its partner in Argentina and Brazil.

With the opening of this first Advanced Development Centre1 in Buenos Aires, Capgemini will support European and North American clients operating in the South American market, initially focusing on Spanish clients.

Planned development means that the centre should reach 1,500 professionals by 2009. To facilitate the start-up of operations, Capgemini Iberia has also acquired Network Consulting Group a 100-strong partner in the region with operations in Argentina and Brazil. NCG has an established presence in South America, deep domain expertise in Consulting Process Transformation and package application implementation, as well as strong connections to Capgemini's existing Iberian client base.