GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), a global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company, today announced the strengthening of its European presence and expansion of its existing Danish operations through the acquisition of the assets of Denmark based SAP consulting company Segmenta A/S. CIBER, with its more than 1,200 SAP consultants, is one of the largest providers of SAP consulting and services in Europe.
"I am pleased that as a result of this deal with Segmenta, CIBER has a very strong SAP offering for our Danish clients, and at the same time we take another big step in fulfilling our ambition of being a leading provider of SAP services in the Nordic and European market," said Terje Laugerud, executive vice president of CIBER Inc., who is responsible for CIBER's operations in Europe and the Far East.
"It is exciting that through this agreement with Denmark's best SAP consulting firm, CIBER adds to our existing systems development, and portal and integration solutions businesses a complete SAP services portfolio," said Lars Severin Klausen, chief executive officer of CIBER Denmark.
"The deal with CIBER is key to Segmenta's continued growth and internationalization," said Lars Damgaard, managing director of Segmenta A/S, who will continue with the company as a director with responsibility for the overall SAP business. "As an integral part of CIBER, we now have access to international projects, solutions, expertise and resources to further strengthen our Danish and Nordic project business."
Segmenta was founded in Denmark in January 2000 under the motto "proven in action", employs some of the country's most experienced consultants and represents, with its countless implemented SAP projects, one of the market-leading consultancy companies. Segmenta, an official SAP service partner, works with SAP's overall solution, selected SAP business solutions and SAP's CRM solution. Its mission is to provide timely services that match customer needs with quality and at a cost-competitive price.
In 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009, Segmented was voted a "gazelle" company by Borsen, exemplified by its steep growth curve of 460 per cent increase over the past four years.
In 2006, Segmenta was nominated for Denmark's most talented IT business award from Computerworld. See more on www.segmenta.com
About CIBER, Inc.
CIBER, Inc. is a global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company applying practical innovation through services and solutions that deliver tangible results for both commercial and government clients. Services include application development and management, ERP implementation, change management, project management, systems integration, infrastructure management and end-user computing, as well as strategic business and technology consulting. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado, CIBER has more than 8,000 employees. We operate in 18 countries, serving clients from 14 Global Solution Centers and 70 local offices in North America, Europe and Asia/Pacific. Annual revenue in 2009 exceeded $1.0 billion. CIBER trades on the New York Stock exchange (NYSE: CBR), and is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index. For more information, visit www.ciber.com.
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