Zalaris cited as a market leader by NelsonHall

Industry leading analyst NelsonHall cites Zalaris as a leader in cloud-based HR services. “This recognition is yet another tribute to Zalaris and its dedicated SAP SuccessFactors team,” remarked Zalaris CEO Hans-Petter Mellerud.

NelsonHall, a leading industry analyst within business process outsourcing (BPO) and outsourcing, has identified Zalaris as a leader in providing cloud-based human capital management (HCM) services with an emphasis on SAP SuccessFactors deployments.

“It affirms the high caliber of our services and capabilities to enterprise customers across the world and in comparison to other offerings. We’re advancing innovations at an unprecedented pace, yet in a proven reliable way, optimized for complex multi-country environments,” said Mellerud.

Recognized as market leader
Based on NelsonHall’s Vendor Evaluation and Assessment model, the findings give enterprises a perspective into HR/HCM solution providers competing in this global market space. The NEAT report includes 14 HR outsourcing providers, with Zalaris among five placed in the Leaders category for SAP SuccessFactors.

“Zalaris’ long-standing relationship with SAP, coupled with client satisfaction ratings, has established it as a leader delivering cloud-based HR services around SAP SuccessFactors, including deployments, HR BPaaS, and consulting services,” said Amy Gurchensky, Senior HR Research Analyst with NelsonHall.

At the Center of HR industry revolution
Zalaris is a Nordic-headquartered HR outsourcing and consulting service provider of cloud-based HCM solutions and services, focused on delivering services across Northern Europe, the Baltics, and Poland.

“Zalaris' investments in digital and an SAP cloud environment positions the company well to meet future client requirements in the Nordics and throughout Europe,” said Amy Gurchensky.

Zalaris’ offering is provided in a cloud environment, with Zalaris implementing its smart HR platform, powered by SAP HCM and SuccessFactors. Zalaris has more than 30 cloud-based clients and serves more than 200,000 employees.

First SAP Partner
Among other recent developments, Zalaris has become the first SAP BPO partner for human capital management (HCM) software from SAP SuccessFactors in both Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) and Middle and Eastern Europe (MEE) regions.

Already the largest SAP Gold Partner for this industry-leading cloud-based HCM suite, Zalaris supports the SAP HANA breakthrough in-memory computing platform, enabling customers to accelerate HR processes, gain stronger business intelligence, and simplify corresponding IT and HCM operations. The company’s new SAP SuccessFactors BPO agreement – and its status in the NelsonHall report – add to its growing list of related expansion plans.

About Zalaris
Zalaris is certified as a SAP Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Partner and is a leading SAP Human Capital Management (HCM) and SuccessFactors consulting partner. Founded in 2000, Zalaris today operates in Denmark, Estonia, Finland, India, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland and Sweden, including local-language service centers with extensive expertise in HR-related laws and regulations.

The company’s cloud-based multi process HR outsourcing offering includes employee data management/HR administration; payroll, including time and attendance, and travel expense processing, pension administration, benefits administration, including sick leave and compensation administration, and HR analytics.

About NelsonHall
NelsonHall is the leading BPS and ITS research firm. The company takes a global approach to analysis of vendors and outsourcing markets and is widely respected for the quality and depth of its research. With its “Speed-to-Source” methodology, including its NEAT vendor evaluations, NelsonHall is helping buy-side organizations significantly reduce the time and cost associated with BPS and ITS sourcing projects.