Capgemini Joins Duck Creek Technologies’ Global Alliance Program, Solidifying Its Position as a Leading P&C Systems Integrator
May 04, 2017 02:30 AM NEW YORK & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced today it is now a Platinum Delivery Partner for Duck Creek Technologies, a leading provider of comprehensive Property and Casualty (P&C) insurance software and services. This alliance partnership follows the recent Capgemini acquisition in February of U.S.-based TCube Solutions, Inc., an insurance IT services firm and largest independent service provider specializing in Duck Creek implementations.
“By forming an alliance with Duck Creek and capitalizing on our experience with more than 50 Duck Creek implementations, we are offering our clients a full complement of innovative and exciting insurance applications and services”
“By forming an alliance with Duck Creek and capitalizing on our experience with more than 50 Duck Creek implementations, we are offering our clients a full complement of innovative and exciting insurance applications and services,” said Jack Dugan, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Insurance, Capgemini’s Financial Services Business Unit. “Our Duck Creek alliance partnership and our recent acquisition of TCube Solutions enhances Capgemini’s position as a trusted and innovative end-to-end business transformation leader in the insurance industry.”
Duck Creek Technologies provides the technology solutions that help insurers of all sizes to ramp up their speed of change and competitive agility to drive business outcomes and efficiency. Through this delivery partnership, Capgemini further reinforces its strong transformational capabilities and its reputation as an industry-leading Duck Creek systems integrator. As a Duck Creek Platinum Delivery Partner, Capgemini is positioned to address its clients’ requirements (many of whom have already invested in Duck Creek and utilizing solutions for policy administration, underwriting, product definition and rating, claims, and billing) with a holistic transformation agenda. Capgemini plans to expand its global Duck Creek certified team to more than 500 employees by year-end.
“The combined experience of Capgemini and TCube has created the strongest team of mastery-level certified Duck Creek professionals in the world,” said Sam McGuckin, former TCube Solutions President and CEO and now Capgemini Executive Vice President. “Our current 300+ member team will continue to grow to meet the systems integration and customer experience needs of insurance clients in North America and the UK, along with leading the market in delivery excellence and operational ROI on core insurance platforms across all major business processes.”
Capgemini has also developed advanced IP accelerators for quality assurance, analytics and development operations, in addition to its reinsurance model and plans, to aggressively grow its asset catalog. Each is aimed at accelerating implementation, lowering project risk, and streamlining customer costs while leveraging Capgemini’s delivery centers around the world.
“Capgemini’s rapid achievement of Duck Creek Platinum Delivery Partner status and its recent acquisition of TCube Solutions demonstrates their belief in the strength and flexibility of Duck Creek’ solutions,” said Michael A. Jackowski, CEO, Duck Creek Technologies. “Our solutions together with their expertise can help our customers meet the rapid change facing the P&C market.”
With more than 190,000 people, Capgemini is present in over 40 countries and celebrates its 50th Anniversary year in 2017. A global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, the Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.5 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com.
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To learn more about Capgemini’s insurance practice, visit www.capgemini.com/insurance
About Duck Creek Technologies
Duck Creek Technologies is a leading provider of comprehensive P&C insurance software and services for insurers of all sizes worldwide. Employing progressive technology, Duck Creek solutions enable insurers to optimize outcomes and enhance engagement through advanced digital and data capabilities and integrated functionality that can be delivered via the cloud or on premise. For more information, visit www.duckcreek.com.