SAP celebrates 25 years in Philippines
For the past 25 years, SAP has helped more than 1,800 companies in the Philippines run better. With its global expertise, as well as knowledge of the local market, SAP works across 25 industries. In the Philippines, about 72 percent of the top 50 Filipino corporations run SAP. SAP first started its operations in the country in 1995. From just 10 employees, SAP Philippines now has over 2,000 employees across four offices in the country. In 2020, the Top Employers Institute recognized SAP as the 2020 Top Employer for the third year in a row for empowering best people practices and exceptional work environment. As part of SAP’s purpose to help the world run better and improve people’s lives, SAP in the Philippines has dedicated programs to helping hone better skills for the youth, the next leaders in the country’s booming IT industry. 15 Philippine universities are members of SAP’s University Alliance, a global program to integrate the latest SAP technologies into educational curricula. Through sponsorship of the ASEAN Data Science Explorers (ASEAN DSE), more than 1,800 students and 38 institutes of higher learning were trained with SAP Analytics Cloud.