John Cockerill selects the Ivalua suite to digitise all processes & cover all spend in one single system


Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that its platform has been selected by John Cockerill to digitise all processes and manage all spend globally, thus optimising the Group’s contribution to businesses, governments and communities worldwide in the sectors of energy, defense, industry, the environment, transport and infrastructures.

John Cockerill was looking for a unified end-to-end spend management platform to be deployed across 4 business units in 22 countries, helping to reduce administrative tasks for the buyers, improve the fluidity of the procurement process and optimise collaboration between internal stakeholder and suppliers in a highly secure environment.

Ivalua was officially selected after a successful pilot. Key factors in the decision were positive user feedback and rapid adoption, demonstrated ease of integration to SAP and other backend systems, robust capabilities and flexibility to cover a diverse range of business activities across multiple geographies and industries.

“As a developer of technological solutions to meet the constantly evolving needs of our customers, we need technology that can not just deliver rapid value, but also support our business over time” said Marc Szafranski, VP Supply Chain at John Cockerill. “Ivalua’s platform provides just that.”

“We are delighted to be the chosen partner of an innovative organisation such as John Cockerill,” said Gilles Bismuth, SVP Sales South Europe & MEA at Ivalua.

To learn more about John Cockerill, please visit their website.