Argon & Co extends Coupa supply chain partnership to Asia Pacific

20 November 2022 Consultancy.com.au 2 min. read

Argon & Co has extended its multi-year partnership with Coupa – one of the world’s most used software platforms to manage company spend across procurement, payments, and supply chain.

The partnership sees the Asia Pacific wing of Argon & Co, which has a headcount of around 140, become a preferred supplier of Coupa for the Asia Pacific region.

Under the master service agreement, Argon & Co has become a vetted partner for Coupa’s suite of supply chain and logistics solutions, which span the full supply chain value chain, from design and planning through to execution.

Argon & Co extends Coupa supply chain partnership to Asia Pacific

“Coupa is thrilled to welcome Argon & Co as one of the region’s largest and most successful supply chain consulting firms to our supply chain community,” said Henry Brunekreef, a Regional Vice President at Coupa.

Named one of America’s best managed innovative companies by Fortune (in its Future 50 list for 2021), Coupa’s platform is used by top tier enterprise companies such as Unilever, Airbus, Salesforce and Procter & Gamble, as well as leading multinational companies across multiple industries.

In the supply chain space, Coupa’s platform is according to Gartner’s accounts used by 23 of the 25 leading supply chain companies in the world.

“We look forward to bring Coupa’s platform to our clients across Asia Pacific,” said Chris Foord, an Associate Partner at Argon & Co. “This will enhance our supply chain delivery capabilities with optimised solutions that will fuel faster, smarter decision-making for our clients.”

The partnership will see Argon & Co increase the number of certified practitioners for Coupa’splatform, in particular the Supply Chain Design and Planning module. “Through this investment we are building a competitive advantage in Australia and New Zealand and New Zealand.”

Argon & Co serves the Asia Pacific market through offices in Melbourne and Sydney (built on the acquisition of Pollen Consulting Group), Auckland (built on the acquisition of Intent Group), and Hong Kong and Singapore.

On the worldwide stage, the France-headquartered group has been a vetted Coupa supply chain partner for years across the EMEA region. Other partners admitted to the supply chain partner program include Accenture, Bain & Company, Capgemini Invent, Cognizant, Deloitte, Kearney, KPMG and PwC.