Belfast's Kainos Acquires American Technology Company Blackline

Belfast's Kainos Acquires American Experience Agency Blackline

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Blackline’s acquisition will help Kainos develop its Workday operations in North America and Europe.

Belfast-based worldwide software program program and IT agency Kainos has acquired Blackline, an American private know-how agency, to strengthen its capabilities throughout the Workday ecosystem.

Blackline is an enterprise software program program agency that develops cloud-based suppliers that automate the financial closing course of. Based mostly in 2009, the Washington-based agency is an advisory companion to Workday Strategic Sourcing, which streamlines the source-to-contract course of.

Blackline has helped important worldwide organizations rework over $100 billion in entire spending, has higher than 50 consultants throughout the US, and plans to develop in Europe.

Kainos provides IT suppliers to corporations and organizations primarily throughout the public, healthcare and financial suppliers sectors. Together with our Belfast headquarters, we’ve now workplaces all by way of Europe, Canada and america.

After the acquisition, Blackline’s 50 administration and procurement consultants can be a part of Kainos to help the company develop in North America and Europe with its Workday capabilities, purchaser base and expertise.

The acquisition will enable Kainos to spice up Workday’s strategic sourcing advisory suppliers to its customers, together with its expertise in Workday financial administration, human capital and adaptive planning.

Brendan Mooney, Kainos CEO, talked about the combo of Blackline’s procurement expertise and Kainos’ experience with Workday will enable us to develop help for current prospects “not solely in North America, nonetheless all by way of our worldwide operations.”

“We’re on a regular basis devoted to reaching the easiest enterprise outcomes for our prospects, and lengthening our capabilities to include procurement will help us receive this goal. We’re moreover excited in regards to the new options they’re going to create for our enterprise by combining the experience and expertise of the Kainos and Blackline teams.”

The acquisition is the sixth throughout the workday companion ecosystem for Kinos and the third throughout the Americas, following the acquisitions of IntuitiveTEK and Buenos Aires-based UNE Consulting last 12 months. In June 2021, Kainos moreover acquired the Finnish agency Cloudator’s Workday enterprise.

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