George D. Schindler, CGI

CGI announced the acquisition of Cognicase Management Consulting, a 25 year old technology and management consulting services and solutions provider.

“We look forward to working with CMC to help our customers accelerate their digitization and achieve even greater business value through our combined end-to-end capabilities,” said George D. Schindler, President and CEO of CGI.

CMC complements the end-to-end services of CGI, which range from comprehensive consulting services to system integration and managed IT services.

“CMC and CGI share a common culture and core values, including a strong commitment to talent, innovation and excellence,” said CGI President and Chief Operating Officer Jean-Michel Baicle.

CMC was founded in 1993 and is mainly present in the Spanish market, serving customers in Spain, Italy, Portugal, Colombia and Mexico. The company provides high quality digital services to the majority of IBEX 35 companies and serves key accounts from all industries.

“CMC is very proud to have been selected by such a renowned industry leader as CGI to continue growing its business,” said Jaime Hortelano, chairman of CMC. “By joining forces, CGI will become one of the strongest players in our markets with an excellent, extremely competitive team that will continue to offer our customers unmistakable added value. I am delighted to be part of the CGI management team. “