- Digital transformation consultancy Publicis Sapient has helped organizations digitally transform for 30 years
- powercloud is the fastest-growing CRM and billing system in the energy industry
(powercloud, Offenburg 12/10/2020) Today, powercloud announces its partnership with Publicis Sapient, marking a significant power play in the digitalization of the energy sector.
The energy industry is on the cusp of fundamental change. New business models and technologies are disrupting, and how we all create, store, trade and share energy is rapidly transforming, forcing companies to evolve across all aspects of their business.
Publicis Sapient, the digital transformation arm of Publicis Groupe, is a specialized partner to the Energy & Commodities industry. The organization helps large, established energy and utility companies to get digitally enabled, both in the way they work and the way they serve their customers, to best meet the challenges set out by a new breed of digital native new entrants.
“Today, the energy industry is experiencing exponential change. Organizations need to embrace innovation to transform how they engage with customers and manage their business for success both today and in the future. Our partnership with powercloud is formed around a shared approach to transformation and grounded in a simultaneous view of both the company and the customer. Highly automated and cloud based processes are the DNA of powercloud. Helping organizations to digitally transform is in our DNA. By joining forces, we will accelerate the positive digitization of the energy industry.”
Simon Harvey, Group Vice President, Energy & Commodities, Publicis Sapient
“The energy transition, digitization, and increased competition on account of new green options are forcing energy suppliers to develop completely new business models — and this can’t be done with outdated IT systems. With our digital solution, we are able to rapidly support existing and new suppliers, network and metering point operators soon as well as municipal utilities in completely automating their processes,” comments Marco Beicht, CEO of powercloud.
powercloud contains all the business processes and data necessary for the ‘energy industry engine room’—an end-to-end solution where all services can also be booked individually. These include billing processes, utility information systems, service CRM, market communication, payment transactions, receivables management, invoice verification, tariff and offer calculation, and many other areas.
About Publicis Sapient
Publicis Sapient is a digital transformation partner helping established organizations get digitally enabled, both in the way they work and how they serve their customers. We help unlock value through a start-up mindset and modern methods, fusing strategy, consulting, and customer experience with agile engineering and problem-solving creativity. As digital pioneers with 20,000 people and 53 offices worldwide, our experience spanning technology, data sciences, consulting, and customer obsession – combined with our culture of curiosity and relentlessness – enables us to accelerate our clients’ businesses through designing the products and services their customers truly value. Publicis Sapient is the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Groupe. For more information, visit publicissapient.com.
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