KPMG in Romania is pleased to announce that it has partnered with leading enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software company, UiPath, to jointly develop and deliver intelligent automation solutions to clients. Together, KPMG Romania and UiPath will enable organizations to achieve business-wide digital transformation, leveraging emerging technologies to transform operating models, to innovate to remain competitive, and to reimagine the customer experience.
The partnership represents the next stage in RPA collaboration between both firms, with a focus on implementing and managing large-scale, transformational digital programs. KPMG in Romania’s expertise in consulting and implementation will build on the capability, agility, and scalability advantages inherent in UiPath’s robust end-to-end automation platform.
As Richard Perrin, Partner and Head of Advisory at KPMG in Romania, comments: “KPMG in Romania has been developing its digital transformation services for clients for several years and our team includes some of the leading experts in the field. As competitive pressures continue to be strong, today’s companies cannot afford to neglect the opportunities which digital transformation can offer, both in terms of improved efficiency and also in terms of enhanced customer service. This new partnership with UiPath will further deepen the range of expertise we can offer our clients in the field of Robotic Process Automation.”
As Anemari Ionescu, Director, Digital Solutions at KPMG in Romania and of the Lighthouse Project, adds: “This alliance brings together two capabilities – excellence in advisory and deep industry expertise. KPMG Romania Lighthouse includes a dedicated team, which is UiPath certified. The expertise of this team is demonstrated by more than 100 cross- or industry-specific robots. These are used by our clients in areas such as financial services and banking, telecom, retail, oil&gas, health, and agriculture, in departments that include financial & accounting, human resources, sales, marketing, legal, and risk management.
Identifying the tasks best fitted to automate and delivering key expertise in change management, the KPMG Romania Lighthouse team delivers the strategy, design, development and implementation ability needed to transform the way our clients operate.
With this alliance, KPMG in Romania is included in the select list of UiPath Diamond partners, motivating us to create more innovative products to help optimize our clients’ productivity, enhance their effectiveness and cut costs”.
UiPath has a vision to deliver a Fully Automated Enterprise™, one where companies use automation to unlock their greatest potential. Only UiPath offers an end-to-end platform for automation, combining the leading RPA solution with a full suite of capabilities that enable every organization to scale digital business operations at unprecedented speed.
Through this alliance, KPMG in Romania gains capabilities to provide a faster response to the complex needs of existing and future customers looking to reshape their business processes through intelligent automation, and can provide clients with industry-leading tools and expertise required for large-scale RPA implementation.
“We’re pleased to work with KPMG in Romania, combining our efforts to help organizations easily decide what to automate and how to advance their digital transformation”, said Stina Gustavsson, Director Strategic Partnerships EMEA at UiPath. “Layering the KPMG services with our end-to-end automation platform allows us to enhance our offerings to joint customers. KPMG’s ability to provide services that support organizations throughout the entire RPA journey, from defining the strategy to continuous improvement and innovation, is key to delivering new automation capabilities.”
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KPMG in Romania operates from six offices located in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Constanta, Iasi, Timisoara and Chisinau. We currently employ more than 800 professionals, both Romanians and expatriates.