LONDON – SAP UK has announced the winners of its 2019 SAP UKI Quality Awards for exceptional implementations of its software in the Fast Delivery, Business Transformation and Innovation categories.
Now in its 14th year, the SAP UKI Quality Awards recognise customers and partners whose implementations of SAP software surpassed expectations, for delivery excellence and adoption of quality principles which has led to smoother run projects and outstanding business benefits.
Held on Wednesday 6th November at London’s prestigious Royal Society of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce, the awards acknowledged the following organisations for excellence in implementing SAP software:
- Fast Delivery category winners: Gold – Amey, supported by SAP UK; Silver – SIG, supported by Cognizant; and Bronze – Arco, supported by Olivehorse
- Business Transformation category winners: Gold – Kellogg’s Company, supported by SAP UK and WIPRO; Silver – Jazz Pharmaceuticals, supported by Itelligence; and Bronze – Reckitt Benckiser, supported by Pivot.
- Innovation category winners: Gold – Centrica, supported by AG Consultancy & Apps Ltd; Silver – Xoserve, supported by PwC; and Bronze – Pentland Brands, supported by Gavdi
“What I really like about the SAP UKI Quality Awards is that it helps us to recalibrate everyone: our partners, our customers and us at SAP. We can jointly get a shared understanding of what good looks like, in terms of innovation, business transformation and time to value.” Jens Amail – Managing Director SAP UKI
“We are delighted to have won an SAP Quality Award. This is testament to the hard work and determination of the team to deliver our business transformation project. We implemented SAP S/4HANA within our global business in only 11 months. This was a remarkable achievement and with the project being recognised by SAP for its high quality standards, this award will inspire our team as we rollout our programme of continuous business improvement.” John Mahon – Executive Director, IT Technical Operations & Finance, Jazz Pharmaceuticals – Silver in the Business Transformation Category.
“The nine winners we are celebrating tonight are a great source of inspiration that we can learn from. We are celebrating their success and we are using their real-life examples to improve our implementation best practices.” Henrick Wilken, VP EMEA North – Active Quality Management
“The SAP quality principles are all about driving real value and return of investment from projects. So, the best piece of advice I could give, is about change management: really good communication will make that value land with your business.” Graham Chappell – APO Functional Manager, Arco – Bronze in Fast delivery category
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Adam Clatworthy, SAP, +44 (0)7918 372043, adam.clatworthy@SAP.com