SAS announces strategic partnership with Keyrus
Combination of powerful financial analytics and sound expertise in corporate performance management will create a compelling offer for any Office of Finance.
SAS, leader in analytics, and Keyrus, a full solutions provider of business intelligence, performance management and technology services and solutions, have joined forces to offer a value-added solution, which is geared towards the finance department in any industry.
This solution will combine SAS’ outstanding software for budgeting, planning, financial reporting and visualization, and activity-based management with Keyrus’ expertise in these areas across various industries. With this strategic partnership, Keyrus becomes the preferred partner for selling, consulting and implementing the above-mentioned software offerings. Mutual clients at this time include Aviapartner, Candriam, Belfius and many others.
Keyrus counts 200 consultants in Belgium and is part of the international Keyrus Group, a global leader in consulting and solutions integration for business intelligence and corporate performance management. Keyrus is excited about this agreement and looking forward to the many projects that this agreement may entail.
“Keyrus has been SAS partner for almost 20 years. We did the first SAS Financial Management implementation in Belgium 8 years ago, and many successful implementations since then. Over the years we have experienced that SAS FM is a solution that perfectly meets the requirements of many companies across different industries in terms of financial and management reporting, planning, budgeting and forecasting. The SAS FM implementations performed are resulting in an extremely satisfied customer base. This is why Keyrus is convinced that the strategic partnership with SAS is the right step forward in ensuring that we can continue to serve our current and future customers, allowing them to improve enterprise wide results.”, says Koen Dils, director CPM at Keyrus.
SAS is also very happy with this strategic agreement. “SAS is very committed to work more and more with partners. Over the last couple of years Keyrus has demonstrated great knowledge around budgeting and planning. At SAS we believe this is a great enabler for the robust solutions SAS brings to market and will deliver great benefits to our customers. “ says Edwin Van Waes, Sales Director & Alliances Director at SAS.
With operations in 15 countries spanning 4 continents and more than 2300 employees, Keyrus is a global player in Consulting and Technologies. Our mission is to help enterprises to take advantage of the Digital and Data paradigm to enhance their performance, and to assist them with their transformation and generate new drivers of growth and competitiveness. To achieve this, Keyrus is positioning itself as the specialist in the convergence of Data and Digital to create opportunities that will contribute to your enterprise’s profitability and long-term development. As a consulting firm, Keyrus helps companies to turn their ambitions into reality by transforming the wealth of data at their disposal into market opportunities and client intimacy, operational agility and, more generally, by enabling to make relevant decisions at all levels of the organization.
SAS is the leader in analytics. Through innovative analytics, business intelligence and data management software and services, SAS helps customers at more than 83,000 sites make better decisions faster. Since 1976, SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.