Infor appoints Saudi Bugshan Barmaja as new alliance partner for MEA
Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that Saudi Bugshan Barmaja Co.Ltd, the major diversified business group headquartered in Saudi Arabia, has been appointed an Infor alliance partner for the region.
As an alliance partner, Saudi Bugshan Barmaja will be deploying a range of Infor solutions including Infor LN, Infor CloudSuite Industrial, Infor CloudSuite Retail, Infor CloudSuite Healthcare, Infor CloudSuite HCM and Infor EAM (Enterprise Asset Management) solutions with an industry focus around automotive, manufacturing, distribution, retail, healthcare, education and real estate.
“Saudi Bugshan Barmaja is already a major Infor customer and advocate of ours across the Middle East and Africa, rolling out a modern suite of Infor solutions to help transform its own business,” said Darryl Cox, alliance director, Infor Middle East and Africa. “We are now in a position to utilize the breadth of their incredible resources and skills across 10 countries, where they will assist companies in their quest for a digital future, by deploying the latest, most modern, transformative solutions from Infor.”
“Saudi Bugshan has immense, deep industry expertise across a diverse set of industries,” said Hatem H. Bakheet, Saudi Bugshan Barmaja CEO. “We can bring tremendous industry and market knowledge to companies across the region, which combined with the latest industry-specific, disruptive solutions from Infor, is a market-leading combination of strengths for the Middle East and Africa region.”
Saudi Bugshan was formed in Makkah in the 1920s as a textile business, but quickly diversified into consumer brands. It now has 30 businesses spread across 10 countries and three continents, involved in diverse sectors including fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), automotive, healthcare, education and real estate.