GEP -Sourcing & Procurement
Who Is This Vendor Assessment For?
NelsonHall's Sourcing & Procurement Vendor Assessment for GEP is a comprehensive assessment of GEP's sourcing & procurement service offerings and capabilities designed for:
- Sourcing managers monitoring the capabilities of exisitng suppliers of S&P services and identifying vendor suitability for digital services
- Vendor marketing, sales and business managers looking to benchmark themselves agaisnt their peer
- Financial analysts and investors specializing in the S&P services sector.
Key Findings & Highlights
GEPis provider of strategic and managed procurement services and prourement software founded in 1999 (as Global e-Procure) by four former consultants from Accenture and AT Kearney, starting out as a strategic sourcing consulting firms.
The company also developed SaaS tools for eRFX, auction management and supplier managemnt in support of services delivery, and by 2004 was taking these to market as sstandalone offerings.
GEP then adde managed services to its portfolio. By 2006, its offerings spanned consulting, software and procurement BPO, from sourcing to transactionnal processing.
In 2012, GEP acquired Enproion, a small firm (23 employees) which brought in sourcing and procurement capabilities in the energy & utlities sector, with 11 clientss including Duke Energy.
GEP developed its proprietary IP as a separate business unit with its own
personnel, target market and pricing models. The SMART by GEP source
to pay (S2P) cloud platform suite, built on Microsoft Azure, was launched
GEP provides services to clients through the As-A-Service model,
including Spend Analysis, Sourcing Support, RFx and Auction Services,
Contract Management/Contracting, Order Processing, Spot Buying,
Supplier Data Management, Catalog Management, P-Card Management,
Supplier Performance Management, Savings and Compliance Tracking,
SMART by GEP is GEP’s cloud-native, source-to-pay procurement
software platform sourcing and procurement capabilities, including
spend analysis, sourcing, contract management, supplier management,
procure-to-pay, savings project management and savings tracking,
invoicing and other related functionalities. SMART by GEP is an open
platform, designed for integration with SAP, Lawson, Oracle or any other
major ERP or F&A systems, and emerging technologies, such as RPA, AI,
IoT, and blockchain.
Scope of the Report
The report provides a comprehensive and objective analysis of DXC’s big
data and analytics service offerings, capabilities, and market and
financial strength, including:
Analysis of the company’s offerings and key service components
Identification of the company’s strategy, emphasis and new
Analysis of the profile of the company’s customer base including the
company’s targeting strategy and examples of current contracts
Analysis of the company’s strengths, weaknesses and outlook.