JUBAIL; 23rd December 2019 – Headquartered in the UK, Abacus Cambridge Partners — a leading consulting, technology, and outsourcing company has been selected to help Gulf Specialized Works (GSW), a world-class industrial manufacturer based in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, build an intelligent enterprise platform that will accelerate the company’s digital transformation. The initiative will enable GSW to deploy state-of-the-art features in its business operations, simplify business processes and next-generation HR transformation, and allow intelligent reporting and analytics.
Leveraging SAP S/4 HANA, GSW team members will be able to access an agile enterprise management solution with simplified production and supply chain planning, finance and accounting, change management and project management. This will allow the company to standardise and integrate business processes and IT systems across facilities to support knowledge and information sharing. With SAP SuccessFactors, GSW will also be able to reinvent employee experiences.
Ahmed Abu Nemeh, Chief Financial Officer at GSW commented, "Our mission is to be the superior choice for our customers via manufacturing, high-quality products, and services to create an atmosphere of reliability and trust with clients to build a distinguished value through continuous innovation.
To further improve our services, we needed to bring business operations optimisation and standardisation across the company". "We believe this implementation will help us to successfully achieve our mission, we partnered with Abacus for the initiative because of their proven industry experience and several successful SAP implementations", he added.
Abbas Khan, CEO, Abacus stated, “We’re excited to be part of GSW’s digital transformation journey. Abacus’s depth and breadth of experience in the manufacturing sector, our strong capabilities in intelligent and disruptive technologies, and the close partnership with SAP will allow GSW to become more agile, optimise their operations, and deliver better and faster solutions to their customers”. “We look forward to a long-term and insight-driven relationship with GSW”, he added.
Abacus has more than three decades of experience assisting enterprises across the EMEA region, helping them drive effective and agile business transformations. Harnessing the power of intelligent technologies and proven industry expertise, Abacus has emerged as a leader in enabling digital innovation.
Haider Naqvi, Country Director, Abacus KSA, said, “Abacus has successfully delivered global transformation projects based on SAP technologies within industrial manufacturing. We strongly believe that integrated manufacturing is the future, and we are highly excited to be able to help Gulf Specialized Works in its transformation towards a digital, intelligent enterprise.”
Abacus Cambridge Partners is a leading consulting, technology and outsourcing firm, helping global customers to accelerate business transformation by quickly converting ideas into innovative, secure, and scalable business solutions. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and business functions, Abacus works at the intersection of business and technology to help organisations meet their key priorities and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with offices in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Pakistan, Abacus has more than 600 global customers and over 3,000 customer-focused employees working in 30+ countries. Visit us at www.abacuscambridge.com
Founded in 1994, Gulf Specialized Works (GSW) is a world-class manufacturer based in Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Supplying industry in Saudi Arabia and the region for the last decade, the company has grown from a single product manufacturer fabricating steel for the local economy to what is now a global supplier, with five divisions producing more than 20 different products and solutions. Today, GSW is an established manufacturer and business partner for both EPC contractors and end-users alike. GSW has successfully delivered projects to virtually every manufacturing segment for the oil and gas industry locally and regionally. With over 5000 employees, all GSW’s divisions are supported by highly skilled and professional engineers using state of the art software to provide engineering services ensuring the highest standards of innovation, quality and production. Learn more:www.gswco.com