Deloitte acquires Emeritis
International leading consultancy in HR Technology
Brussels, Belgium – 14 June 2019
Deloitte Belgium announces the acquisition of Emeritis Belgium, an international leading consultancy, focused on SAP HCM and SAP SuccessFactors® (the SAP Human Capital Management Suite) solutions. This acquisition will help Deloitte to further cement its role as market leader in the field of Human Capital and SAP. The Emeritis Belgium team will join Deloitte’s Human Capital business and will operate under the name Emeritis a Deloitte business.
Rolf Driesen, Managing Partner Deloitte Consulting: “Our aspiration is to become the leading consultancy that partners with companies to transform their businesses in an increasingly digital world. The acquisition of Emeritis will accelerate our progress in this journey. Emeritis is one of the leading SAP Human Capital consultancies and combining their capabilities with our Human Capital team creates an unmatched breath of expertise in the Human Capital domain. Secondly through this acquisition we further complete our SAP services portfolio and will be able to serve our SAP clients even better and we will also further confirm our SAP market leadership in Belgium.”
Founded in the early 2000s by Guy Dullaert and located in Antwerp, Emeritis provides all-in HR Technology implementation, advisory and support services, using SAP HCM and SAP SuccessFactors® to cover the complete hire-to-retire process, from personnel administration and organizational management to talent management solutions and analytics. With activities spanning beyond the EMEA market, the acquisition of Emeritis represents an excellent strategic fit, reinforcing Deloitte’s global leading market position in Human Capital.
“We are delighted to join Deloitte, a world-class Human Capital firm,” confirmed Guy Dullaert, CEO and Founder of Emeritis. “We strongly believe HR has a key role in establishing true business impact. The skills and resources available at Deloitte will empower us to continue realising this impact. Our customers will definitely benefit from the perfect match of the strengths of both our organisations!”
Kenn Wouters, Country Director at Emeritis, added: “Together with the Deloitte Human Capital team, we have unique capabilities to respond to the challenges of the future, both in terms of Human Capital Management and Technology. It is our ambition to become the partner of choice for organisations that want to implement an innovative HR strategy.” Kenn Wouters will join the Deloitte Belgium Human Capital team as Partner.
“The acquisition of Emeritis is an important step in the growth of our Human Capital offering,” concluded Yves Van Durme, Human Capital Partner at Deloitte Belgium. “We are already named the undisputed leader - for the fourth consecutive time - in HR Transformation consulting by ALM Intelligence. This acquisition will definitely reinforce this position. The Emeritis team has proven over the years to be a strong high-performance team in their field. As of today, they are part of our team and we are very much looking forward to entering the market together.”