Capgemini at a Glance


  • "Determination to grow."
  • "Not arrogant, very professional."
  • "No one is a small cog."


  • "Brand name does not have the prestige that it deserves."
  • "Not enough collaboration."
  • "Still growing and changing."

The Buzz

  • "IT focused."
  • "Big and diversified."
  • "Going downhill."
  • "Basically an outsourcer."

About Capgemini

Global Appeal 

With more than 125,000 employees spread across 44 countries, Capgemini is a leading global provider of technology, consulting and outsourcing services. Founded as Sogeti by Serge Kampf in France in 1967, the company has gone from strength to strength, acquiring companies, adding service lines and branching into new territories around the world at a steady clip ever since. 

Globally, the firm is led by Paul Hermelin, who has served as CEO since taking over from Serge Kampf in 2002. Hermelin also became Chairman of the Group in May 2012.

Technology Services

Capgemini's core business revolved around its technology solutions, which are tailored to help clients identify issues, and to provide end-to-end solutions for them. These include design, development and implementation of solutions, as well as systems integration and IT application development. 

Business Consulting

With digital and tech strategy getting ever closer to the core of many businesses key priorities, the firm also offers services tailored towards the C-suite through its Capgemini Consulting unit. The unit helps businesses to perform digital transformation programs that improve growth and provide competitive advantage. Key issues handled by the group include data and analytics, digital transformation, and strategy.


The firm's outsourcing services allow clients-individually or in groups-to hand over full or partial control of IT systems for applications and infrastructures, along with associated business processes.



July 2013

Capgemini Upgraded To "BBB" By Standard & Poor's

Capgemini was upgraded to  "BBB" on the back of the publication of 2013 H1 results. Capgemini was previously rated "BBB-". Capgemini also benefits from a "stable outlook." Read more


Capgemini signs major contract with Consumers Energy, Michigan's largest utility, to support its Smart Energy Program

Capgemini won a deal estimated at approximately $40 million, to support a comprehensive smart meter program with Consumers Energy Company (CE) in Michigan. Part of the $750 million Smart Energy Program, Capgemini's work will involve the implementation of smart metering technology and associated network and computing infrastructure, essential to the installation of approximately 1.8 million electric and 600,000 gas Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) endpoints throughout Consumer Energy's service territory. Read more


IDC MarketScape Positions Capgemini as a Leader for IT services in the EMEA Utilities Market 2013

Capgemini was recognized as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: IT Service Providers in the EMEA Utilities Market 2013 Vendor Assessment.

Smart Energy Services is one of the pillars of Capgemini's offering, providing the full spectrum of smart metering, smart grid, smart home/consumer energy management solutions, and smart analytics. 

Cloud, the Internet of Things, mobility, social media, Big Data, and process digitization are among the main ingredients of Capgemini's recently launched Digital Utilities Transformation program, a framework created to prepare and assist utilities in reinventing themselves via disruptive digital technologies. Read more


June 2013

Capgemini Announces SkySight - a Next Generation Cloud Orchestration Service

Capgemini together with Sogeti, its local professional services unit, announced a new cloud orchestration service (1) called SkySight. Developed with support from Microsoft Corp., SkySight will enable a wide variety of enterprises from multi-nationals to SMEs to integrate, configure, provision and manage cloud-based application workloads using a Capgemini-developed orchestration service. Read more


Record Wealth Levels Reached in 2012 as Global High Net Worth Population Rebounds

Fueled by global recovery in the equity and real estate markets, the investable wealth of the world's High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs*) rebounded in 2012, growing by 10 percent to reach a record high of $46.2 trillion, after declining 1.7 percent in 2011, according to the World Wealth Report 2013 (WWR), released today by Capgemini and RBC Wealth Management. One million individuals joined the global HNWI population, which reached 12 million, reflecting an increase of 9.2 percent. Read more 

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33rd Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: (212) 314-8000
Fax: (212) 314-8001


  • Employer Type: Public
  • Stock Symbol: CAP.PA
  • Stock Exchange: Euronext Paris
  • Chairman & CEO: Paul Hermelin
  • 2014 Employees: 131,000

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  • Major Departments & Practices
    Application Lifecycle Services
    Application Outsourcing Services
    Big Data & Analytics
    Business Information Management
    Business Process Management
    Business Process Outsourcing
    Cloud Services
    Consulting Services
    Customer Experience Management
    Finance & Accounting
    Green IT
    Infrastructure Services
    Local Professional Services
    Mobile Solutions
    Service Integration
    Service Management
    Social Business
    Supply Chain Management
    Testing Services
    Workforce Management

Major Office Locations

  • Paris (World HQ)
  • New York, NY (US HQ)
  • Locations in 44 countries worldwide

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