“Atos implements SAP® Sustainability Performance Management to improve the quality of reporting of its corporate responsibility performance indicators”
Paris, 2 July 2013
Atos, an international IT services company, published its fourth Corporate Responsibility Report in line with the guidelines from the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and AA1000 Accountability, the international standards for Sustainability Reporting and Stakeholder Engagement. The report achieved the A+ qualification from the GRI. The implementation and usage of the SAP® Sustainability Performance Management analytic application during 2012 has helped facilitate the monitoring of Key Performance Indicators, making the process more efficient and accurate. It's Atos' first Integrated Corporate Responsibility Report.
Philippe Mareine, executive vice president and general secretary in charge of Corporate and Social Responsibility at Atos said: “The successful implementation of SAP Sustainability Performance Management helped us to improve the speed, standardization and the accuracy of our sustainable data-collection process. The application allows us to better track and monitor our sustainability achievements and to share our results transparently with our stakeholders.”
”We congratulate Atos as a leader in embracing sustainability in both its internal operations and solution offerings,” said Scott Bolick, vice president, Solution Management, Idea to Performance Solutions, SAP. “We are pleased that SAP Sustainability Performance Management was successfully implemented to enable its reporting and that Atos' offerings leverage SAP's sustainability solutions. Atos' efforts have led to its receipt of SAP Pinnacle awards for Sustainability in 2012 and 2013.”
(*)A+ is the highest level qualification from the Global Reporting Initiative requiring entire management disclosure on sustainability performance standards and assurance by a third external party.
The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is a network-based organization that has pioneered the development of the world's most widely used sustainability reporting framework and is committed to its continuous improvement and application worldwide.
Atos SE (Societas europaea) is an international information technology services company with annual 2012 revenue of EUR 8.8 billion and 76,400 employees in 47 countries. Serving a global client base, it delivers Hi-Tech Transactional Services, Consulting & Technology Services, Systems Integration and Managed Services. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, it works with clients across the following market sectors: Manufacturing, Retail & Services; Public sector, Healthcare & Transports; Financial Services; Telecoms, Media & Technology; Energy & Utilities. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. It is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic and Paralympic Games and is quoted on the NYSE Euronext Paris market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Atos Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.
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