BINUS Group Partners Workday To Accelerate Digital Transformation Journey In Move To The Cloud

DigitalCFO Newsroom | 13 April 2022

Workday, has been selected by BINA NUSANTARA (BINUS) Group to accelerate its digital transformation journey and build greater business agility.

Workday, a global leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has been selected by BINA NUSANTARA (BINUS) Group to accelerate its digital transformation journey and build greater business agility, as the Indonesia-based integrated education institution strategically pivots to the cloud. Digital transformation is a key pillar of the BINUS 2035 strategic plan and the partnership with Workday will support the group in moving its people and finance operations to the cloud to drive data-driven decisions, empower a skills-ready workforce, and future-proof the organization.

As one of the leading private education providers in the country, BINUS Group employs over 4,500 employees across 15 nationwide locations. With plans for future expansion and rapid business development, the group is transforming its business operations and processes to stay ahead of the rapid pace of change in today’s digital- and cloud-first environment.

To bolster its digital transformation strategy, BINUS Group will deploy Workday’s suite of enterprise cloud applications for financial and human capital management. With a complete picture of all operations and workflows on one unified platform, BINUS Group will be able to leverage a single source of truth to harness the power of data analytics for real-time insights and smarter business decisions that deliver sustained business value. Workday also provides a dynamic understanding of the workforce’s skills and capabilities to support BINUS Group in implementing talent strategies and skills initiatives that enhance the employee experience and elevate performance. The duration of implementation is one year and is projected to go live in early 2023.

Workday’s enterprise cloud applications are built for the cloud and designed for agility, allowing organizations to adapt, scale, and future proof their systems and processes according to their evolving needs. Powered by innovations in advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML), Workday equips organizations such as BINUS Group with the right tools and systems to close the digital acceleration gap, at the same time enabling continuous planning and recalibration as they navigate the dynamic business landscape.  

Stephen Santoso, Chief Operating Officer, BINUS Group said: “It is clear that digital is no longer an optional strategy in today’s fast-paced business environment. Rather, it is an integral part of our business operations and strategy, enabling us to elevate employee performance, achieve resource optimization and efficiency, and in doing so, gain greater business agility and resilience. Over the course of our 40 years in operation, we have stood by our commitment to fostering a strong organizational culture rooted in innovation, collaboration, and fun. At the heart of this is a strong focus on our people and technology, which remain the key drivers of growth as we strive to bring world-class, quality education to all. With Workday, we look forward to revitalizing our operating systems across various functions, from finance to human resources, and enhance the overall employee experience.”

Sandeep Sharma, President of Asia, Workday said: “We are excited to be supporting BINUS Group in realizing their digital transformation goals as they pivot to digital- and cloud-first operations amid accelerated digitalization in the region. The challenges, opportunities, and risks of today’s dynamic and competitive business landscape require the agility and efficiency of a strong digital backbone. With the right technology in place to leverage data-driven insights, BINUS Group will be able to future-proof its workforce and operations, and strengthen its position for long-term growth and success.”