Student Loans Company appoints Atos as a Strategic Partner

London, United kingdom and Paris, France, eleven September 2020 The Scholar Loans Organization (SLC) has

London, United kingdom and Paris, France, eleven September 2020

The Scholar Loans Organization (SLC) has appointed Atos, a world-wide leader in digital transformation, to support the shipping and delivery of improvements to SLC’s client interface and the linked technological innovation infrastructure. Atos will support the improvement of its Buyer Enablement Companies, with aim on software improvement. This is the initially stage of a multi-component procurement process to engage strategic partners across SLC’s technological innovation team.

In February, as component of its on-likely motivation to improving its services to clients, SLC launched a competitive procurement process to supply a new strategic companion model. The new technique will see the organisation working with a tiny variety of partners to create, supply and support its technological innovation estate and digital companies to clients.

The bold programme will remodel the industrial framework and shipping and delivery designs leveraged across SLC’s technological innovation estate when working with strategic partners, producing enhanced abilities when delivering far better benefit for general public revenue.

Stephen Campbell, Chief Data Officer at SLC claimed: “We were being enormously encouraged by the variety and energy of responses from bidders in the initially spherical of this procurement process. The appointment of Atos is the initially stage in this process as we undertake an bold technique to perform with a tiny variety of strategic partners to create, supply and support our technological innovation estate and digital companies. This process displays our motivation to improving the encounter for our clients and we search forward to progressing with further more procurements in the months in advance.”

Clay Van Doren, CEO, Atos United kingdom and Eire claimed: “We are energized by the prospect of our new strategic partnership technique with Scholar Loans Organization to supply the client interface systems transformation it is in search of. This will elevate its services and all round giving when also ensuring that benefit is continually delivered.”

Working in conjunction with its partners in the Department for Training, Devolved Administrations and the Cabinet Office, SLC has designed a procurement system that presents the most acceptable, compliant, general public sector route to sector for every single great deal in just the programme, based on the complexity and steadiness of the in-scope companies. The next procurement is envisioned to be introduced to the sector later on in September 2020.

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For further more details get hold of the Scholar Loans Organization push business on 0141 306 2120 / [email protected] kingdom

Notes to editors

The procurement exercising to appoint the initially companion was performed via the Crown Industrial Services’ (CCS) ePortal on Large amount 4a of the CCS’s Engineering Companies two (TS2) framework settlement.

The Scholar Loans Organization:

  • Administers pupil finance on behalf of the United kingdom Govt and the Devolved Administrations of Wales, Scotland and Northern Eire
  • Has 9.four million clients and manages a bank loan e book in excess of £156.5 billion
  • Procedures pretty much two million applications for pupil finance every single calendar year
  • Paid out out £9.four billion in financial loans and grants to new and existing college students, as perfectly as £10.5 billion in tuition fees to increased and further more instruction vendors in the previous calendar year
  • Employs around 3,400 staff members across web pages in Glasgow, Darlington and Llandudno Junction

About Atos

Atos is a world-wide leader in digital transformation with one hundred ten,000 personnel in 73 international locations and yearly profits of € 12 billion. European variety 1 in Cloud, Cybersecurity and Large-Overall performance Computing, the Group presents conclusion-to-conclusion Orchestrated Hybrid Cloud, Huge Facts, Small business Applications and Electronic Workplace solutions. In the United kingdom & Eire Atos delivers enterprise technological innovation solutions for some of the country’s major general public and non-public sector organisations The Group is the Worldwide Data Engineering Partner for the Olympic & Paralympic Video games and operates underneath the makes Atos, Atos|Syntel, and Unify. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), stated on the CAC40 Paris inventory index.

The goal of Atos is to aid design the foreseeable future of the details house. Its knowledge and companies support the improvement of understanding, instruction and exploration in a multicultural technique and add to the improvement of scientific and technological excellence. Across the globe, the Group permits its clients and personnel, and customers of societies at significant to reside, perform and create sustainably, in a harmless and safe details house.

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