Deloitte Recognized as Global Partner of the Year; Introduces new Anaplan-Powered Solutions
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, December 18, 2019 – Anaplan, Inc. (NYSE: PLAN), a pioneer in Connected Planning, today announced the winners of the company’s annual Partner Awards, which recognize global and regional partners for their role in helping customers transform their businesses through Connected Planning. This year’s winners exemplify a customer-first mentality, delivering the sector expertise customers need to drive growth and deliver value through digital transformation.
“Anaplan’s world-class partner ecosystem is fundamental to helping our joint customers master change and drive performance and profitability in increasingly complex business environments,” said David Tharp, Vice President, Worldwide Partner Organization, Anaplan. “I am honored to celebrate the winning partners who delivered tremendous value and innovations to our joint customers in 2019 and am excited at the opportunities ahead as global demand for Connected Planning continues to grow.”
Winners of the 2020 Anaplan Partner Awards are:
Global Partner of the Year — Deloitte
Deloitte continues to support our joint global clients’ digital transformation journeys, including the enhancement of business planning and execution for sales, operations, finance, supply chain, and more. In 2019, Deloitte increased investment in best-in-breed cloud ecosystem solutions and introduced market-leading solutions including DigitalMix, powered by Anaplan and Salesforce, and PrecisionView, powered by Anaplan and Google Cloud Platform.
“Deloitte is extremely proud to receive Anaplan’s Global Partner of the Year award, an honor we’ve received for six years now,” said Ed Majors, Principal and Lead Alliance Partner for Anaplan, Deloitte Consulting LLP. “As an alliance, we’ve undergone tremendous growth over the past few years—100% top line growth over just the past year. Our relationship has never been stronger, or more critical, to the success of our clients who are utilizing Deloitte-built, Anaplan-powered Connected Planning solutions to drive profitable revenue growth, improve operational efficiency and generate new insights.”
Impact Partner of the Year — Slalom
Slalom saw significant growth in its third year as an Anaplan partner and demonstrated strong capabilities across all functional areas of Connected Planning. By leveraging a “process led, technology enabled” approach, Slalom established one of the most successful North American practices.
AMER Partner of the Year — Spaulding Ridge
Spaulding Ridge acts as a thought leader in Connected Planning and has driven exceptional growth in the AMER region, scaling to 89 Anaplan experts and 195 Anaplan projects implemented for more than 70 customers.
APAC Partner of the Year — QUNIE
QUNIE have delivered exceptional growth with Anaplan across the APAC region for two consecutive years, largely in the supply chain area. This year, QUNIE built and released an Anaplan application for the first time in Japan and earned Gold partner status. Additionally, QUNIE Director Ryohei Sasakawa was recognized as the first Master Anaplanner in Japan.
EMEA Partner of the Year — Bedford Consulting
Working with Anaplan since 2011, Bedford Consulting continues to put customers first to ensure satisfaction generates significant growth. Their commitment to Connected Planning was further exemplified by their company-wide completion of model builder certifications.
Anaplan’s partner program, PartnerConnect, underscores the company’s commitment to delivering a best-in-class, customer-first experience globally. PartnerConnect features a strategic tiering model that reflects partner capabilities and facilitates a seamless Connected Planning journey for customers. Anaplan recently introduced a new tier—Global Strategic–which recognizes global partners who lead the way in solving the most complex business problems for our customers. Partners at the Global Strategic tier receive dedicated Anaplan resources to support the rapid scaling of their Anaplan practices.
To learn more about the Anaplan PartnerConnect program, click here.
Anaplan, Inc. (NYSE: PLAN) is pioneering the category of Connected Planning. Our platform, powered by our proprietary Hyperblock® technology, purpose-built for Connected Planning, enables dynamic, collaborative, and intelligent planning. Large global enterprises use our solution to connect people, data, and plans to enable real-time planning and decision-making in rapidly changing business environments to give our customers a competitive advantage. Based in San Francisco, we have over 20 offices globally, 175 partners, and more than 1,300 customers worldwide. To learn more, visit anaplan.com.