Anaplan Asia Pacific and FPT Software announce partnership to enhance enterprise performance across Southeast Asia

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Anaplan Asia Pacific announces a collaboration with FPT Software, a leading global technology and IT services and solutions provider headquartered in Vietnam, as a regional integration partner to deliver cloud-based enterprise performance management to businesses across Southeast Asia.

The collaboration expands Anaplan’s reach to new customer segments in FPT Software’s world-leading digital transformation portfolio throughout the Southeast Asia region. Collaboration customers will transform their business performance with enterprise-wide planning, including absolute confidence in the data collected, analysed, and used for decision-making, and promoting continuous collaboration between finance and operations teams.

Despite the financial challenges the pandemic caused, it also presented surprising opportunities for companies to accelerate their digital transformation agendas. As the fourth-largest trading and consuming region in the world, with one of the largest digitally savvy segments, businesses in Southeast Asia are investing in building new digital capabilities and technologies to stay competitive. Research by Altimeter reveals that most leaders in Southeast Asia (72%) not only sponsor digital transformation in spirit, but they also see see digital transformation as one of their top three business priorities in the years ahead.

The collaboration combines FPT Software’s expertise in leveraging digital technologies with Anaplan’s Connected Planning platform. Companies in a variety of industries that FPT Software serves, including automotive, manufacturing, logistics and transportation, utilities, and more, will be able to harness the unique power of Anaplan’s planning, forecasting, and decision-making capabilities to boost their finance, supply chain, sales, marketing, and workforce performances. Taking advantage of planning solutions that connect data and illuminate blind spots across organizations, users can build a single source of truth, eliminate the need for estimations, and access the intelligence necessary to prepare confidently for an uncertain future.

Frank Bignone, Vice President of Global Digital Transformation of FPT Software said: “The partnership with Anaplan will enable FPT Software to extend its outreach in the digital transformation services portfolio. We’re glad that Anaplan shares the same vision of in-cloud infrastructure while bringing in valuable offerings regarding business planning. Through this partnership with Anaplan, we’re rolling up our sleeves to strengthen our capabilities in Cloud Financial Planning to better assist our clients, especially those from the Fortune 500, as these enterprises have an established view regarding business planning.” 

Mark Micallef, Asia-Pacific Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Anaplan said: “Enterprises across Southeast Asia from many industries have embraced Anaplan to accelerate decision-making, drive efficiencies, and stay resilient. Our collaboration with FPT Software enables customers to create a digital backbone for their organisations, and confidently build agile, forward-looking plans that fuel innovation and growth across finance, supply chain, workforce, and sales.”

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