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EY receives SAP® Ariba North America Partner of the Year Award

Las Vegas, 6 March 2018

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Honor presented at SAP Ariba Live Las Vegas 2018

Ernst & Young LLP (EY) today announced it is the recipient of the SAP North America Partner of the Year Award. The award was presented by SAP Ariba to the top-performing partner in the North America region that made outstanding contributions to driving customer digital transformation. In alliance with SAP, EY can help customers adopt innovation easily, gain results rapidly, grow sustainably and run more simply with SAP Ariba solutions.

“EY supports clients as they navigate the Transformative Age with our team of better-connected consultants. Our alliance with SAP is a key tool to helping our clients with some of their most difficult business challenges,” said Hank Prybylski, EY Americas Vice Chair of Advisory Services. “We are honored to receive this award in recognition of the incredible work we are doing with SAP."

The SAP Ariba Partner of the Year Award winner is selected based on criteria including sales impact, quality of services, market influence, and product innovation.

“This annual award exemplifies the purpose, commitment and success that allow our partners, together with SAP Ariba, to deliver significant value to our customers,” said David Johnston, senior vice president, Partner Ecosystem, SAP Ariba. “I am honored to recognize and congratulate EY as the recipient of the SAP North America Partner of the Year Award. We look forward to continuing to work closely together with EY to realize even greater success in 2018.”

As part of its ongoing strategic alliance with SAP, EY is working to transform procurement. To achieve this, EY and SAP have introduced value-drivers including tools for reducing spending, efficiently developing and managing contracts and reducing or eliminating non-compliance or out-of-process purchasing.

EY received its award during SAP Ariba Live Las Vegas, the premier global conference for business commerce professionals. Attendees included executives and managers in procurement, sourcing, finance, treasury, accounts payable, supply chain operations, e-commerce, sales, marketing and IT.

About EY Advisory Services
As better-connected consultants, we help our clients navigate the Transformative Age. We do this by connecting the talents, creativity and experience of our entire organization and alliances. This enables us to ask the better questions and find answers to some of the world’s toughest challenges and build a better working world.

About EY
EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

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