The acquisition of Groupe Conseil OSI last July makes Alithya the first private ICT company in Quebec, and enables the Canadian firm to accelerate its growth in Europe and to boost its business in Sophia Antipolis.
A leading information management consulting and information technology firm, Groupe Conseil OSI has developed human solutions based on quality and excellence. Established in 1991, it works in various niches of Canadian industry – Energy, Retail, Telecommunications, Finance / Insurance, Pharmaceuticals, Public / Parapublic, Transport.
Alithya becomes Quebec’s leading private IT firm and one of the largest in Canada. With an increase of more than 300% in revenue over the past four years. with 1,200 consultants spread across its six Canadian offices and its three offices in France, Alithya continues to diversify and to expand its service offerings in order to better meet client needs.
This acquisition accelerates the company’s growth in Europe. It highlights complementary skills in France and will allow Alithya to create mirror teams in its French agencies, including Sophia-Antipolis. It also involves partnerships with new clients whose French subsidiaries are in Sophia-Antipolis and/or Paris.
Sophia Antipolis is one of the 10 agencies of Alithya Group with Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver in Canada, Aix-en-Provence, Toulouse and Paris in France. Nearly one hundred consultants work with major accounts in Sophia-Antipolis region in the fields of banking , insurance / pension / retirement , transport , sport and public affairs.
Sophia-Antipolis will become a skills center in Firms Architecture, in addition to already be the skills center in Java and .Net development for Alithya France.
Following the acquisition, Alithya France will employ dozens of engineers in Sophia-Antipolis, Paris, Aix, and Toulouse.