Pictured at the announcement of the PwC/Microsoft strategic alliance are (l-r): David McGee (Consulting Partner, PwC) and Kieran McDonnell (Business Manager, Microsoft Dynamics Ireland). The new arrangement brings together Microsoft technologies with PwC's consulting advice and implementation to help companies who are undergoing business transformation.
PwC advisory becomes Microsoft Dynamics Global Business Transformation partner
PwC and Microsoft Corp. have formed a strategic alliance to help companies engaged in enterprise transformation projects using Microsoft Business Solutions technology. With this agreement, PwC becomes the first professional services network with an arrangement that allows it to build business transformation on Microsoft Dynamics.
Under the agreement, PwC consultants will provide advice and implementation assistance to clients who select Microsoft Dynamics together with other Microsoft technologies, including Microsoft Dynamics AX enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM) and business intelligence (BI) solutions as part of a business transformation project.
"Companies embarking on large transformation projects want to be sure they deliver both value and sustainable change to their organizations," said David McGee, Consulting Partner, PwC Ireland. "Using PwC's transformation skills, industry sector insights and knowledge of technology platforms and applications in combination with tools like Microsoft's suite of solutions can help companies maximise the return on their investment. Organisations in Ireland will be able to benefit from the combined global reach of the PwC network and Microsoft Inc."
“PwC brings their extensive industry and process knowledge that will extend Microsoft Dynamics solutions for our mutual customers. Microsoft Dynamics business solutions help Irish enterprises become ‘Dynamic Businesses’ and PwC has a proven track record in facilitating business transformation for enterprise customers,” said Kieran McDonnell, Business Manager, Microsoft Dynamics ireland “Our combined strengths from product to industry offerings will enable Irish businesses to successfully modernise their business applications.”
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David McGee is an advisory partner working in our consulting team. David is a technology specialist with over twenty years experience in the retail sector both in industry roles and as a consultant.
David has extensive experience advising clients in the retail and consumer goods sectors on diverse projects including technology, corporate strategy, operational effectiveness and supply chain. His clients include indigenous firms and Irish and foreign owned multi nationals in the sector.
Prior to joining PwC in 2008, David held a senior role in a major Irish retail and wholesale company.
David also leads the PwC Ireland team which is involved in the development of PwC’s TransformIT methodology, a structured approach to helping organisations drive change in their IT function.