Saudi’s Alpha Pharma and SAP sign deal for digital transformation partnership

SAP’s suite of solutions to deliver initial steps into wider digitalisation strategy

Alpha Pharma, a pharmaceutical manufacturer in Saudi Arabia and a part of the healthcare distributor Cigalah healthcare company, has inked a partnership with SAP to enable its digital transformation as part of a wider business strategy.

The new partnership aims to streamline the manufacturer’s operations in finance, supply chain, logistics, production, and HR, a statement said.

The manufacturer also plans to deploy solutions including SAP S/4HANA, SuccessFactor, private cloud and the core offering of Rise with SAP to centralise and streamline a number of key business functions.

Commenting on the partnership, Murad Al-Saggaf, general manager, Alpha Pharma, said: “Just as technology plays a significant role in our nation’s Vision 2030, Alpha Pharma recognises the cost efficiencies and organisational agility that can be achieved through digital transformation. SAP’s demonstrated expertise and knowledge of Saudi Arabia make them an ideal partner for Alpha Pharma on this organisation-wide journey.”

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