DXC has expanded its presence in Asia by signing a long-term managed services agreement with Sime Darby Berhad.
The agreement will enhance HR, Finance & Accounting and IT services across Sime Darby’s businesses in the industrial, motors, logistics and healthcare space. As part of the agreement, DXC will acquire Sime Darby Global Services Centre (SDGSC), the captive in-house provider of its HR, Finance & Accounting and IT services.
“Organizations today are looking to capitalize on new technology trends and opportunities to help drive business outcomes,” said Edward Ho, executive vice president and general manager, Offerings, DXC Technology. “This engagement with Sime Darby Berhad solidifies DXC’s position as a leading global BPS player, aligns with our strategic growth objectives and helps accelerate innovation for clients in Asia.”
“DXC Technology has innate market presence across Asia, with Malaysia serving as a strategic capability hub,” said Koushik Radhakrishnan, vice president and general manager, DXC Technology Asia. “DXC demonstrates its agility by tailoring specific solutions for each market. As customers extend their digital scale, the managed services agreement with Sime Darby Berhad and acquisition of Sime Darby Global Services Centre will enhance our relevance to our clients in Asia and support enterprises transitioning to the digital economy. It also provides an opportunity to the great talent at SDGSC to engage at scale and grow their careers with DXC.”
The SDGSC, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, has deep domain knowledge of markets across Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Africa. Coupled with DXC’s global expertise, SDGSC will continue to drive innovation and offer a global gold standard in the Business Process Services market.
Sime Darby Global Services Centre will be fully integrated into the BPS and delivery operations of DXC Malaysia.
“The Global Services Centre has served Sime Darby Berhad well in enhancing efficiency and productivity improvements since 2008. By becoming a part of DXC Technology, a global technology leader, it is expected to further drive productivity gains for the organization,” said Dato’ Jeffri Salim Davidson, Group Chief Executive Officer, Sime Darby Berhad.