Apps Run The World

Grant Thornton UK LLP Software Purchases and Digital Transformation Initiatives

Last updated on 2020-08-13 12:32:55
Apps Run The World

Discover the latest software purchases and digital transformation initiatives being undertaken by Grant Thornton UK LLP and its business and technology executives. Each quarter our research team identifies on-prem and cloud applications that are being used by the 56000 Grant Thornton UK LLP employees from the public (Press Releases, Customer References, Testimonials, Case Studies and Success Stories) and proprietary sources.

During our research, we have identified that Grant Thornton UK LLP has purchased the following applications: Unit4 Business World On! for ERP Financial in 2017, Unit4 PSA Suite for Professional Services Automation in 2017, Unit4 Wanda for Chatbots and Conversational AI in 2017 and the related IT decision-makers and key stakeholders.

Our database provides customer insight and contextual information on which enterprise applications and software systems Grant Thornton UK LLP is running and its propensity to invest more and deepen its relationship with UNIT4, Sage, Trivantis or identify new suppliers as part of their overall Digital and IT transformation projects to stay competitive, fend off threats from disruptive forces, or comply with internal mandates to improve overall enterprise efficiency.

We have been analyzing Grant Thornton UK LLP revenues, which have grown to $5.72 billions in 2019, plus its IT budget and roadmap, cloud software purchases, aggregating massive amounts of data points that form the basis of our forecast assumptions for Grant Thornton UK LLP intention to invest in emerging technologies such as AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Blockchain, Autonomous Database or in cloud-based ERP, HCM, CRM, EPM, Procurement or Treasury applications.

About the Customer

Grant Thornton LLP is the American member firm of Grant Thornton International, the sixth largest accounting network in the world by combined fee income. Grant Thornton LLP is the sixth largest U.S. accounting and advisory organization.

Scope and Challenges

Grant Thornton UK is a member of one of the world's largest professional services networks of independent accounting and consulting member firms. As such it is a dynamic and fast-growing organization and is committed to ensuring its systems and processes keep pace with the ever-changing demands of its clients and the wider trading environment. The company needed an ERP solution that will be part of their financial transformation.

Outcome and Implications

Implementing Unit4’s cloud ERP, Grant Thornton UK will benefit from a modern platform enabling its finance transformation, enriching the user experience for more than 5,000 users and standardizing best practices across 27 UK offices.

Business World On! will benefit from the smart technology in Microsoft’s Azure’s PaaS platform components including predictive analytics, machine learning, event stream analysis, and complex event processing. 

In addition, customers benefited from Unit4’s Unit PSA Suite new and innovative approach to enterprise computing; delivering more productivity to services organizations, and greater flexibility. As part of their digital transformation, they also adopted an AI-based solution from Unit4 called Unit4 Wanda (Digital Assistant).

Quotes

 “We are a people business, fully committed to providing the best systems to support everyone in their work. Business World will touch every part of our business, helping us successfully navigate the business challenges we face."

"We have been particularly impressed with innovations such as Wanda, Unit4’s digital assistant, which will support our people with a self-driving user experience, proactively managing repetitive everyday tasks and leaving them more time to focus on tasks that drive value." - Mark Reddy, Finance Director for Grant Thornton UK.


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Enterprise Software and Cloud Applications being used by Grant Thornton UK LLP


Vendor Old Product New Product Category Market Users VAR/SI When Live
Sage Legacy Applications Sage Business Cloud X3 (ex Sage ERP X3) ERP Financial ERP Financial Management n/a n/a 2014 2015
Subscribe Subscribe Subscribe Learning and Development HCM Subscribe Subscribe 2014 2014
Subscribe Subscribe Subscribe ERP Financial ERP Financial Management Subscribe Subscribe 2017 2017
Subscribe Subscribe Subscribe Professional Services Automation ERP Services and Operations Subscribe Subscribe 2017 2017
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IT Decision Makers and Key Stakeholders at Grant Thornton UK LLP


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Subscribe Subscribe Director, Corporate Finance Subscribe Subscribe
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Subscribe Subscribe National IS Director Subscribe Subscribe
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Subscribe Subscribe Finance Director Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe Senior IT Manager Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe Director, Corporate Finance Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe Associate Director - National Treasury for Recovery & Reorganisation Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe HR Business Partner Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe Corporate Finance Manager Subscribe Subscribe
Subscribe Subscribe Head of PR Subscribe Subscribe
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