GOFORE PLC COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 21 MAY 2019 AT 10.00

Significant agreement for Gofore with Sofigate and the City of Vantaa

The City of Vantaa has selected Sofigate, a business technology specialist, as a developer and service provider of IT integrator services for several areas of its ICT services. Gofore participated in the competitive bidding and will be a partner and subcontractor of Sofigate. There is an agreement between the companies that the contracted work will be divided in half.  The City of Vantaa tendered for resource management alongside tactical and operational management for ICT services.

The request for tender included the following areas:

  • Services maintenance
  • Business transfer
  • Operations development
  • ICT development and project management
  • Service management
  • Strategic and administrative development according to the Lean EA development model
  • Procurement and supplier cooperation.

The agreement also covers information management services in the social and health care sector. The total value of the five-year contract is EUR 28 million without information services in the social and health care sector. In addition, expert services for ICT development and service production are available as options.

The City Council of Vantaa made the decision on 20 May 2019. The formal procurement decision will be taken after the minutes of the City Council meeting have been reviewed.

Further enquiries: 
Timur Kärki, CEO, Gofore Plc 
tel. +358 40 828 5886 
timur.karki@gofore.com 

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Gofore Plc is a Finnish digitalisation specialist with international growth plans. We're made up of some 550 people across Finland, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom and Estonia - top experts in our industry who are our company's heart, brain, and hands. We use consulting, coding and design as tools to incite positive change. We care for our people, our customers, and the surrounding world. Our values guide our business: Gofore is a great workplace that thrives on customer success. In 2018, our net sales amounted to EUR 50.6 million. Gofore Plc's shares are quoted in the First North Finland market administered by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Learn to know us better at www.gofore.com.