After a robust vendor selection process, it chose SAP S/4HANA, as well as SAP’s Business ObjectsBusiness Planning and Consolidation, and Process Orchestration software, to help drive long-term efficiencies and growth.

SAP is also providing CCG with the full suite of SuccessFactors, including its Workforce software for Time and Attendance Management, and the SAP Cloud Platform, to drive rapid innovation and increase the strategic value of human resources.

Once the solutions are fully implemented, CCG will enjoy a variety of benefits, including real-time updates on financial performance that will optimize their finance processes – everything from planning and analysis to period end close and treasury management.

SAP S/4HANA also offers other key features that will support the group’s long-term objectives, such as enhancing financial planning and analysis, accelerating planning cycles, increasing profitability, and making finance functions more efficient.

The SAP SuccessFactors HR platform will enable Chinachem Group to accelerate the building and deployment of apps and extensions that engage employees in new ways. This will allow HR to be flexible and innovative without compromising the organization’s core HR process.

In addition, the consistent and harmonized user experience delivered by SuccessFactors solutions and platform extensions will help Chinachem Group’s hotels to personalize their end-to-end HR landscape, creating an outstanding, seamless and secure user experience. The group can also leverage data from SAP SuccessFactors solutions to make insightful business decisions that will have lasting impact.

Commenting on the development, Thomas Gerstner, Managing Director of SAP Hong Kong and Macau said, “As the global leader in enterprise application software, we’re delighted that Chinachem Group turned to SAP as its pathfinder for an IT-driven innovation path and to optimize its IT landscape, starting with finance and HR operations.”

“We look forward to enabling more enterprises in Hong Kong to appreciate the importance of a digital-first approach and support them in their digital transformation journeys,” Mr. Gerstner said.

Mr. Donald Choi, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Chinachem Group, noted that technology is changing how companies in every industry are organized and run, and Chinachem isn’t any different.

“Chinachem has just started a digital transformation – one that fully harnesses the power of digital technology to rethink every aspect of the organization. Accounting and HR operations are a good starting point for this journey,” Mr. Choi said.