Metinvest Digital Gains SAP Certified Partner Status
Metinvest Digital has been internationally certified and has received SAP partner status in the areas of SAP S / 4HANA, SAP Ariba Solutions and SAP Sales Cloud.
Metinvest Digital experts have deep technical expertise and more than 10 years of experience in implementing, developing and supporting integrated SAP management systems at Metinvest Group enterprises. The obtained status of an SAP partner confirms the international level of qualification of the company's specialists in consulting on the implementation of technological solutions in the following areas:
SAP S / 4HANA – for complex automation of business processes of enterprises in the field of finance, production, planning, cost accounting, logistics, sales, repair management;
SAP Ariba Solutions – to automate the processes of qualification of suppliers and the organization of online procurement;
SAP Sales Cloud – to automate customer interactions and sales management.
Sergey Detyuk, IT Director of Metinvest CEO of Metinvest Digital:
— Our experience in implementing and integrating SAP systems at Metinvest Group enterprises is unique in content and scale not only for Ukraine, but also for the countries of Central and Eastern Europe. Our projects have repeatedly received international recognition. Thanks to cooperation with SAP, Metinvest Digital automated the Group's business processes in almost all areas of activity. We have implemented and currently effectively support 17 SAP-systems, in which more than 23 thousand employees of Metinvest work. The economic effect of the automation of production and business processes at the enterprises of the Metinvest group for 2018-2019 amounted to several tens of millions of dollars. Partner status from SAP is a natural result of our many years of cooperation. In the future, it will allow us to improve the quality and effectiveness of implementing IT solutions based on SAP products for Metinvest and external customers.
The development of partnerships with SAP, the world market leader in enterprise applications for automating business processes, is one of Metinvest Digital's priority areas. The company continues certification and plans to confirm the acquisition of partner status in the automation of personnel management processes on the SAP SuccessFactors platform during 2020.
Maxim Matyash, Director of SAP Ukraine:
—The leading positions that Metinvest Group rightfully occupies in the SAP Quality Awards international ratings in the Business Transformation and Innovation categories are directly related to the successful implementation of human resources management projects based on SAP SuccessFactors and the migration of the entire array of business applications Metinvest groups, and these are 138 different SAP subsystems, in the SAP HEC cloud infrastructure. These examples are just the “top of the iceberg” of the experience and expertise that the internal IT team has gained in applying innovative SAP tools. They help the Group’s business units respond flexibly and efficiently to market challenges and implement the most daring and progressive scenarios in organizing and managing key Metinvest business processes. Additional mention is made by Metinvest Group's innovative projects to implement a procurement system based on SAP Ariba, as well as SAP Innovation Management to optimize the processing of proposals and ideas of employees, and other significant projects. The spin-off of the Metinvest Group’s IT division and its transformation into a separate Metinvest Digital company expands the range of application of a wide range of innovative expertise of the new company as a full-fledged SAP partner, both within the Metinvest Group and beyond. We feel an increased customer demand for innovative experience in Ukraine and most countries of Eastern and Western Europe, therefore we are optimistic about the possibilities of applying the team's expertise. We also highly appreciate the potential for developing partnerships with Metinvest Digital in a wide geographic and functional spectrum of SAP technologies.
Metinvest Group is the largest SAP customer in Ukraine. In 2014, Metinvest received the certificate of the SAP Customer Examination Center of the Primary level, and in 2017 — the certificate of the Advanced level. The company became the first in Ukraine, the fourth in the CIS and entered the TOP-50 world companies certified at this level.