Atos strengthens its decarbonized electronic answer portfolio and experience with hugely specialised expertise
Paris, October 1st, 2020
Atos, a worldwide chief in electronic transformation, now announced that it has done the acquisition of EcoAct, an internationally regarded local weather approach consulting business. EcoAct, with its workforce of 160 local weather professionals, and Atos will condition a worldwide Decarbonization Excellence Center with in depth shipping and delivery capabilities that assist organizations realize success in their local weather ambitions.
Right after having announced its dedication to travel decarbonized electronic providers, Atos carries on to create its sustainability consulting capabilities by welcoming EcoAct to the firm. The firm will run underneath the brand name “EcoAct, an Atos Company” and will carry on to be led by its founders – Thierry Fornas and Gérald Maradan.
Constructing on Atos and EcoAct’s merged experience, a Worldwide Decarbonization Excellence Center will be developed. It will apply a in depth technique to decarbonization, providing shoppers globally with a comprehensive evaluation, figuring out pathways to achieving carbon neutrality and providing electronic remedies to decarbonize their electronic and enterprise procedures. For their remaining CO2 emissions, and as element of the “Contribute to Zero” offer, voluntary carbon offsetting will be made available, thereby accompanying organizations to attain carbon neutrality.
“As element of Atos’ ambition to unlock the carbon neutral financial state with electronic systems, we realize the need to have to develop a 360-degree technique to guidance our shoppers at all phases of their decarbonization process,” explains Nourdine Bihmane, Head of Decarbonization Company Line and Head of Growing Marketplaces at Atos. “The integration of EcoAct now expands our decarbonization capabilities to develop our consultancy and include offsetting providers, enabling unparalleled enterprise benefit for our shoppers and reinforcing Atos’ placement as the chief in decarbonized electronic enterprise technologies.”
“We are delighted to now formally come to be element of the Atos Group, extending the attain of EcoAct’s significant operate on local weather modify and decarbonisation. As the importance of the internet zero agenda carries on to attain momentum with corporates and general public establishments, we are seeking forward to increasing our scope and including our experience to Atos’ current gives.” say Thierry Fornas and Gérald Maradan, Running Directors, EcoAct.
“Climate modify remains a key concentration area for organizations in the context of ESG, and decarbonization-related choices will see further more advancement in demand. Atos’ technique of ingraining sustainability into its electronic transformation choices will assist its purchasers shift toward a sustainable enterprise approach, which suggests seeking at sustainability from a enterprise possibility and danger point of view,” said Bjoern Stengel, senior investigate analyst, Company Consulting and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Company Services at IDC.
The recently shaped enterprise device will travel electronic sustainability operations throughout the Group and aid its purchasers at all degrees of their journeys toward extensive-expression commercial resilience. The acquisition will also reinforce the company’s leadership in the escalating decarbonization marketplace.
Atos’ worldwide Decarbonization Excellence Center is planned to be introduced in H1 2021.
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Atos is a worldwide chief in electronic transformation with a hundred and ten,000 staff members in seventy three nations around the world and yearly earnings of € 12 billion. European selection one in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Higher-Functionality Computing, the Group offers end-to-end Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Huge Info, Company Programs and Electronic Workplace remedies. The Group is the All over the world Details Engineering Lover for the Olympic & Paralympic Online games and operates underneath the brands Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.
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