PwC agrees India-focused alliance with Zoho and O9 Solutions

13 July 2023 2 min. read
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Global consulting firm PwC has in recent weeks struck alliances with two technology vendors, beefing up its digital capabilities in customer experience, employee experience, and supply chain.

Announced yesterday, the partnership with Zoho will see PwC add Zoho’s product portfolio of over 55 products to its toolkit for digital transformation.

Headquartered in Chennai, Zoho’s products are used by more than 90 million users around the world. Its tools serve a range of areas within mid-sized business and corporates, including customer experience, business intelligence, teamwork & collaboration, employee experience, and more.

PwC agrees India-focused alliance with Zoho and O9 Solutions

Speaking on the partnership, Vivek Belgavi, Partner and Leader of Alliances & Ecosystems at PwC, said: “Zoho is a great addition to PwC’s expanding alliance ecosystem aimed at technology and digital transformation landscape. With Zoho’s robust product portfolio and our sectoral and technology expertise, we are in a position to empower organisations in their transformative journeys, delivering human-led, tech-powered innovative solutions.”

The alliance came within a month of unveiling a similar partnership with O9 Solutions, a provider of software for supply chain teams.

Headquartered in Dallas, O9 Solutions helps supply chain experts with topics such as commercial planning, forecasting, demand and supply management, and integrated business planning. The company’s platform brings together technology innovations – such as graph-based enterprise modelling, big data analytics, advanced algorithms for scenario planning, collaborative portals, easy-to-use interfaces, and cloud-based delivery – into one platform.

Speaking on the partnership, Belgavi commented: “PwC’s strength in business and technology married with O9’s AI and cloud-based solution for planning and forecasting will provide a distinctive partnership to clients to modernise their supply chain operations.”

Ajay Nair, Partner and Leader of PwC’s Supply Chain Transformation practice, added: “PwC is excited to team with P9 solutions to bring its industry-leading capabilities to market on the critical topic of supply chain. Our alliance will empower organisations to make faster decisions by revolutionising supply chain planning and provide a single view of demand, supply and distribution planning.”