TORONTO — PwC Canada is pleased to announce the acquisition of Biond Consulting, a firm specializing in planning and implementing Business Intelligence (BI) and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) solutions through Oracle® and Microsoft® technologies.
Ramy Sedra, founder and president of Biond, will join PwC as a partner in the firm’s Consulting practice. With over 20 years of industry experience, Sedra has expertise in coupling finance operations with technology to provide clients with customized BI and EPM solutions. In addition, 26 of Biond’s current team will join Sedra at PwC and will be based primarily in Montreal, Toronto and Calgary.
“Joining forces with PwC gives us access to a deep talent pool and considerable resources, which will allow us to provide broader services to our clients,” says Sedra.
“We are pleased to welcome Ramy and the rest of the Biond team to PwC and increase our ability to meet growing client demand for Business Transformation solutions,” says Philip Grosch, PwC’s National Technology Consulting Leader. “With this acquisition, we’re looking forward to offering our clients significant depth of expertise in BI, analytics, and performance management, particularly in key industries like government, retail, financial services and natural resources.”
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