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Adessa, an SD Worx company enhances their European HR services and technologies by integrating launch!

January 18, 2022 – HR specialist SD Worx is fully integrating its cloud-based HR solutions portfolio under the “Adessa, an SD Worx Company” brand, strengthening its position as the leading European end-to-end HR IT service provider. Adessa, an SD Worx company offers customers innovative and scalable HR solutions – based on SAP and SD Worx technology – to support the entire HR domain.

The two SAP technology divisions that SD Worx recently acquired, Adessa Group and launch!, will continue together under the brand “Adessa, an SD Worx company”. By having these departments operate under the same name, the company will increase its presence in the European market and facilitate service continuity. From now on, Adessa, an SD Worx company will be the go-to-market brand under which the SD Worx group offers HR services and technologies to larger mid-market, enterprise customers and public customers across Europe.

Adessa Group and launch! both have many years of experience within SAP and complement each other geographically extremely well. Whereas launch! has offices in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Denmark, Adessa Group operates in sixteen European countries, including Belgium, France, Germany, Spain and Switzerland.

]The 600 employees of Adessa, an SD Worx company will continue to help its clients innovate and improve their HR strategy so that they can grow successfully. To do this, Adessa, an SD Worx company sells, installs and maintains cloud-based HR, talent management, workforce management and service management software from SAP, SuccessFactors, UKG, Workforce Software and ServiceNow. It further provides data migration and integration services between all leading HR and payroll systems. This enables customers to not only improve employee experiences but also make better decisions based on data and achieve measurable business benefits.

“SD Worx is a leading provider of HR solutions within Europe and SAP is an important part of our services. We have capitalized on this by acquiring Adessa and launch! in recent years,” explains Kobe Verdonck, CEO at SD Worx. “Using excellent SAP solutions, we have helped our clients to optimize their payroll so that they can pay their employees correctly and on time. Needless to say, this is a crucial aspect of keeping workers motivated and involved.”

Bas Ossewaarde, Managing Director at Adessa, an SD Worx company, adds: “Thanks to our year-long expertise, we can guide customers even better in their transformation to smart and innovative digital HR solutions. By further integrating the services of Adessa and launch! and continuing under one name, we can combine their strengths and offer these high-quality solutions to all our European customers.”

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