Fujitsu Australia has acquired Melbourne-based data analytics specialist management consultancy Versor for an undisclosed sum.
Versor provides data engineering, advanced analytics and data sciences services powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning to underpin its digital transformation consulting services.
The company has clients across the public sector, mining, retail, health, utilities, financial services, and entertainment industries.
Fujitsu said the acquisition was part of the company’s aim to provide human-centric technology growth through digital transformation.
The deal also is part of Fujitsu’s global strategy to address the growing demand for advanced data science consulting services, in addition to investing in local growth.
Versor is also Fujitsu Australia’s first acquisition since 2009, when it acquired KAZ Group Pty Ltd from Telstra for $200 million and the SAP business of Sydney-based Supply Chain Consulting for $48 million.
“By acquiring Versor, Fujitsu Australia brings additional specialist data capabilities to customers and strategic alliances. Versor’s