Visit of XRT Leaders to Ukraine
Mr. Eric Brégand, vice president of XRT Company and Mr. Herve Azoulay, R&D director of XRT visited Ukraine at May 11-13.
The visit was dedicated to setting up the plans of enlargement of the cooperation with the continual partner of XRT, Infopulse Ukraine.
Within the framework of the visit presentations in National University were made with purpose of attracting talented students for employment in the project of XRT have being fulfilling in Kiev.
According to the estimates of Alexey Sigov, director of Infopulse, the upcoming enlargement of cooperation with XRT will lead to the significant extension of the XRT development team in Ukraine, which will finally form one of the largest software development project teams ever organized in Ukraine and one of the biggest software projects ever performed by Ukrainian programmers.
Moreover, during the visit the new 4.3 release of cash and treasury solution Globe$ was celebrated. Globe$ 4.3 was delivered May 13 to the new client of XRT, large TV company TF1. Mr. Eric Bregand expressed his high satisfaction with the work of Globe$ team and communicated sincere gratitude and appreciation obtained from the client.
XRT is an International company; worldwide leader in financial software systems. The company, with headquarter in France, operates in financial software market for more than 20 years. Among the clients of XRT there are about 10 000 companies, corporations and financial institutions from 55 countries of the world. Among them are such well know brands as Coca Cola, Danone, Nestle, Mercedes, Hyundai, Alcatel, Electrolux, Xerox, Adidas, Unilevers, Air France etc. Income of the company in 2004 came to Euro 40 millions.
The business area of XRT is the development and implementation of cash, liquidity and treasury solutions addressed to corporate clients, financial institutions and government organizations.
In 2002 XRT transferred a significant part of its software development to the offshore companies. This important step resulted in additional competitive advantages; software development lifecycle reduction, products evolution acceleration and expenses reduction. One of the biggest strategic outsourcing partners of XRT is Ukrainian company Infopulse, which works with XRT for more than 2 years. Infopulse provides nearshore .Net and Java development services to XRT.