Atos aims to drive digital economy in Africa

Atos Canarias wants to be the engine of the new digital economy in this continent and to promote its sustainable growth.

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Africa is the oldest and also the youngest continent, a continent in full dynamism and growth that offers a multitude of opportunities for the investment of companies of all kinds and from any part of the world. Five of the ten economies that have grown the most in recent years are African and Africa is the continent with the largest young population in the world.

Atos Canarias offers, both the companies that want to operate on the continent and African institutions, the most complete portfolio of IT services and solutions and the experience and expertise of a global group, present in 72 countries, with more than 100,000 employees and pro forma annual revenue of circa € 12 billion. The relationship between Atos and the African continent is long and intense. The company is currently present in 12 countries: Morocco, Senegal, South Africa, Algeria, Ivory Coast, Gabon, Mali, Burkina Faso, Tunisia, Egypt and Madagascar. It has two global service centers, one in Casablanca (Morocco), with 1,500 employees, and another in Dakar (Senegal) with more than 250 employees, with a total workforce in Africa of 2,000 employees and expected to grow to 5,000 in 2020.

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