Finext and Sigma Conso announce today their collaboration and first joint project
Amsterdam, February 6, 2017 – Finext and Sigma Conso announce today their collaboration. Finext becomes partner of Sigma Conso for the software suite for consolidation, management reporting, planning, budgeting and forecasting. Moreover, the parties have already started a first joint project.
Sigma Conso, international supplier of software, training and services in the field of corporate performance management, opened an office in the Netherlands in 2015 and was looking for local partners to reinforce its presence on the market. Finext is a perfect fit: for over 18 years, the group has been operating at the interface of finance and IT and as the biggest independent performance management specialist in the Netherlands, they are always looking for the newest solutions on the market to expand their portfolio.
Alwin Berkhout, Consultant at Finext, explains: “We were quickly convinced of Sigma Conso ‘s software applications. They are delivered with a pre-packaged set of functionality, which results in quick implementation. We have trained some of our consultants for the Sigma Conso software of and are now able to advise, accompany and support international companies in the Netherlands in their choice for the Sigma Conso CPM solutions.”
Dominique Galloy, Managing Director at Sigma Conso, adds: “Sigma Conso is always looking for partners that have the necessary corporate finance expertise and a good track record in CPM, with our ultimate goal to simplify processes for group reporting and planning professionals. Our CPM suite offers the perfect answer: the software applications are flexible, user-friendly, full-web and offer a low total cost of ownership. We’re really happy that our first joint project with Finext in the Netherlands has already started and we hope to work a lot together in the future.”
Finext is a family of consultancy companies with in-depth knowledge of industries, themes and technologies. Their philosophy is to create trust, establish links and amaze clients in order to give ample scope to craftsmanship. This helps to take concrete action and improve the financial department of your organization.
For over 18 years, Finext implements the leading Performance Management solutions at more than 100 organizations, both in the Netherlands and abroad. The performance management team consists of almost 100 experienced, competent and certified EPM professionals. This makes Finext the biggest independent performance management specialist in the Netherlands. With knowledge of information architecture, advice and implementation, infrastructure and management, they realize good guidance, reliable figures, quick reporting and clear insights by using solid software packages.
Sigma Conso provides software, training and services in the field of Corporate Performance Management (CPM). Sigma Conso, with its head office in Brussels, has a recognized expertise in financial and statutory consolidation and management reporting. Sigma Conso provides over 500 international groups with tailored and flexible solutions that facilitate their financial management.
Sigma Conso is currently undergoing fast international expansion with a presence in major European and Asian economic centres: Brussels, Luxembourg, Paris, Amsterdam, Warsaw, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Tunis, Abidjan, Munich, Vienna, Zug, Bilbao, London and Osnago (Milan).
About Sigma Conso CPM
Sigma Conso delivers a complete range of modules to cover the corporate performance management needs of groups of any sizes and any sectors. The solution can be hosted at the client site and is also available in PaaS and SaaS modus.
- Consolidation & Reporting is a 100% web‐based financial consolidation and reporting solution for groups. It is ready to use, easy to learn and can be fully customized by users. It enables the collection and consolidation of actuals, budgets and forecasts data. The attention to ensuring information traceability and intuitive navigation makes it a particularly well-suited solution for users with demanding audit standards.
- Intercompany is a 100% web-based solution for the reconciliation of intra-group operations at transactional level, allowing an ongoing reconciliation process through the entire accounting year. The result: amounts are reconciled prior to the consolidation step and independently of it as part of a regular process. Intercompany fits quickly into existing application environments (ERP, consolidation package) and can be deployed in entities in just a few days (intuitive interface).
- Planning is a unique budgeting and strategic planning application which provides advanced performance analysis, business intelligence and forecasting functionalities. Integrate your financial and operational data for a transversal approach of you activity and make use of the functionalities for dashboarding, visualization, creation of simulations… The software helps you set up a flexible and accurate process to improve the financial performance of the group. Planning is quick and easy to set-up and offers a flexible platform to support the organisation’s future developments.