2020 in Review

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2020 Year in Review

Despite it was an extremely challenging year for all the people in the world, it was packed for us with global roll-outs, new partnerships, acquisitions and new certifications.  We are excited about the 2021 year ahead which we believe will be a recovery and renewal for many businesses, and before the lights go out on 2020, let's take a quick tour of the major SEIDOR events of the year.

New acquisitions

SEIDOR Acquires Clariba - Seidor acquires Clariba to strengthen its analytics capabilities

 Analytics & BI: SEIDOR acquires a majority stake in Clariba, one of the leading companies specializing in Analytics and BI solutions the Middle East and Europe.  This purchase complements  SEIDOR’s range of business services and solutions in SAP and other technologies such as Tableau, Qlik, Microsoft, or Adobe in order to continue helping customers to make business decisions through technology. Read more: https://www.itp.net/business/94487-seidor-acquires-of-clariba-to-strengthen-its-analytics-capabilities

SEIDOR Acquires Procons4IT - Seidor acquires major stakes in MENA’s largest SAP Business One partner Procons-4IT

SME in MENA: Branded as Seidor Procons, the acquisition brings together the global expertise and technology of Seidor with the localized leadership of Procons-4IT to help SMEs optimize their business operations with strong ERP SAP Business One solutions. Read our press release: https://www.itp.net/business/93894-seidor-acquires-major-stakes-in-menas-largest-sap-business-one-partner-procons-4it

New Partnerships

SEIDOR MENA announced strategic partnership with CELONIS, the global leader in Execution Management Systems (EMS).

The partnership between SEIDOR MENA and Celonis will enable customers to maximize execution capacity. The Celonis EMS leverages process mining technology to extract data in real-time from source systems and identify the most impactful execution gaps. History has shown that breakthroughs in processes, lead to breakthroughs in execution, which ultimately create breakthroughs in business. This is because processes have always been the backbone to business execution. They have an immutable connection. That is the exact founding insight that inspired Celonis to help thousands of customers discover, enhance, and change their processes to improve their business outcomes. Read our press release: https://blog.seidormena.com/why-intelligent-procurement-is-right-for-your-midsize-company-part-2-0

SEIDOR Sings reseller agreement with SAP Concur.

Invoice Management and expenses: Reseller partnership has been announced  with SAP Concur in the MENA, USA, Spain and LATAM. The world’s leading company for expense  and invoice management solutions. SAP Concur solutions automate spend management, allowing Seidor to offer significant value to its customers by helping them with their travel, expense, and invoice challenges. Businesses in MENA region can now benefit from a robust platform of cloud-based tools that will allow them to achieve new levels of expense control while maintaining maximum flexibility for the user community – all with total transparency. 

Our global roll-out projects:

Global roll-out project: Having decided to operate a key business division as a standalone entity, The world chemical leader BASF needed to separate the unit’s technology systems to prepare it to run the agile way independently. As a result of carve-out, a new company was established – MBCC.

Coming together with SEIDOR, best implementation approach has designed to ensure a smooth transition to a robust SAP solution, proposing to deploy SAP on Amazon Web Services. The project is being implemented in 23 countries, in 5 continents globally with 12 time zones.

Currently this project is live in most of the countries in Asia Pacific, Europe, South Africa, LATAM & Middle East. Standalone readiness for the MBCC business in most of the countries have been executed virtually due to global pandemic restrictions. Team collaboration across 5 continents was phenomenal. While Seidor is a global company with local presence in many of the 23 countries involved in BASF’s deployment project, Seidor MENA will managed virtually the entire implementation from Dubai office.



In April SAP Announces 2020 Recipients of Regional Awards for Partner Excellence. The awards recognize top partners for their excellence in overall sales, innovation, technology and services, as well as in solution-specific areas.  SEIDOR MENA is named winner of the SAP Best Partner in Delivery Excellence. During SAP PKOM 2020 in Dubai, we receive Best S/4HANA Partner in Delivery Excellence. A steering committee composed of regional and global SAP representatives determined the winning partners in each category per region according to numerous criteria, such as sales achievement and great performance. Read more: https://blog.seidormena.com/sap-pkom-2020-awards

CX Award

Proven expertise and complete confidence to our customers. SEIDOR receives the highest SAP Recognized Expertise in the categories of SAP Commerce and SAP Cloud for Customers. Double recognition proves our continues hard work and dedication to our customer’s business strategy. In the emerging global economy, eCommerce has increasingly become a vital component of business strategy and a solid base for eCommerce stores. Many customers still questioning to launch their own eCommerce store or not, and why it’s getting so much of attention around the world. It is helping to expand businesses, go global and reduce costs. To learn more about SAP Commerce solutions, we recommend to contact our experts to dive deep in: https://www.seidormena.com/contact-us/

Microsoft Azure

SEIDOR obtains sap advanced specialization in Microsoft Azure. This specialization recognizes our expertise in deploying SAP solutions and migrating from HANA database to Microsoft Azure. An SAP on Azure Advanced Specialization assures the highest standards for service delivery and support of customers, specific solution area such as Microsoft Azure.

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