CGI is acquiring Cognicase Management Consulting, a 25-year provider of technology and management consulting services and solutions.
“We are looking forward to joining forces with CMC in helping our clients accelerate their digitization and driving even greater business value from our united end-to-end capabilities,” said CGI President and CEO George Schindler.
CMC complements CGI’s end-to-end services, ranging from comprehensive consulting capabilities to systems integration and managed IT services.
“CMC and CGI share a common corporate culture and core values, including a strong commitment to talent and innovation, and to excellence in execution,” CGI President and Chief Operating Officer Jean-Michel Baticle.
Founded in 1993, CMC’s presence is primarily in the Spanish market, serving clients in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Colombia and Mexico. The firm delivers high-value digital services to a majority of the IBEX 35’s companies and serves large clients across all industries.
“CMC is tremendously proud to have been chosen by such a renowned industry leader as CGI to continue to grow its business,” said CMC Chairman Jaime Hortelano. “By joining forces, CGI becomes one of the strongest players within our markets, with an excellent, highly competitive team that will continue to provide distinctive value to our clients. I am excited to be part of CGI’s leadership team.”