CGI Updates Brand, Logo Following Logica Buy; Lorne Gorber Comments

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CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) has updated its brand to incorporate Logica’s products in an initiative aimed at reflecting CGI’s expanded presence and service offerings worldwide. The refresh includes updated messaging, visual identity platforms and a new logo, CGI said Monday. CGI now has $10.2 billion in annual revenue and employs 72,000 staff in 40 countries following its $2.7 billion acquisition...

CGI FY 2012 Revenue Jumps 13%; Michael Roach Comments

Michael Roach CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) has announced financial results for both its fourth fiscal quarter and full fiscal year 2012 ended Sept. 30, 2012. Including six weeks of results from Logica, which CGI acquired for .73 billion, CGI reported a 13 percent revenue increase from the prior year, going from $4.22 billion for fiscal 2011 to $4.82 billion for fiscal 2012. Revenue for the quarter was...

CGI Names George Schindler to Global Ops Leadership Team, Completes Logica Buy

George Schindler CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) has appointed George Schindler, president of U.S. operations, to the leadership team of the company’s new global operations organization. The company said Schindler and six other appointees will report to President and CEO Michael Roach (click over to GovCon Executive to see a full rundown of the team). Schindler was promoted to the U.S. leadership...

Logica Shareholders Approve CGI Acquisition; CEO Michael Roach Comments

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) plans to complete its reported $2.7 billion acquisition of global information technology and management firm Logica by Aug. 20, CGI announced Monday. Following Logica’s general meeting, 99.54 percent of that company’s shareholders voted in favor of accepting CGI’s cash offer. CGI will immediately start integrating the two businesses, which will have more...

CGI Plans $2.7B Buy Of UK IT Firm Logica

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) plans to acquire England-based information technology firm Logica for nearly $2.7 billion cash, the company announced Thursday. CGI intends to close the acquisition by September and expects the acquisition to increase its earnings per share by between 25 and 30 percent, excluding acquisition-related and integration costs. Logica provides business consulting, systems integration...

Contract Award- Accenture – French Government

Operateur National de Paye, the French National Payroll Agency, has awarded Accenture a contract to develop and implement a new national payroll system. Accenture will be leading the contract group, which includes Logica and HR Access, and the contract is for nine years. Under the contract, Accenture and Logica will design, develop and implement the new system while HR Access will provide the application...