Transcendent Group and Nasdaq’s BWise to Partner in the Nordics
to provide World Class eGRC Services and Technology
Stockholm, Sweden and New York, NY – December 4, 2014 - Nasdaq’s BWise (Nasdaq: NDAQ), a global leader in enterprise Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (eGRC), announced today a strategic partnership with Transcendent Group, a premier GRC advisor, to jointly serve enterprise customers in the Nordic region.
As part of the agreement, BWise will provide software technology based on its leading eGRC platform and related technical installation and support services. Transcendent Group will perform all functional and reporting related implementation tasks and will guide joint customers on their GRC journey to strategize, prepare and deploy solutions to effectively comply with compliance challenges and manage their risks and audit programs throughout the enterprise.
In addition, Transcendent Group will use the BWise® Internal Audit solution to enhance its internal audit service delivery to leading companies in the Nordics. This will improve the overall efficiency and effectiveness of Transcendent Group’s internal audit practice and is an ideal introduction for customers to the BWise® GRC Platform.
“We believe in the success of the partnership with Transcendent Group, given their transparency and authenticity in their customer dynamics and robust growth in the region that’s driven by their strong intellectual capital and professionalism,” said Rob van Straten, Global Head of Sales and Delivery, BWise. ”We look forward to both the near and long-term future in working with our strategic partner in the Nordics for the betterment of our customers.”
The unique BWise platform has integrated architecture and functionality that already encompass not only today’s GRC requirement for companies, but goes beyond to where these requirements are evolving to,” said Alex Hofmann, GRC Technology Services Leader, Transcendent Group. Aside from their superior technology, the motivation and engagement of their specialists encouraged us to join forces and offer an effective combination of GRC technology and services to all major companies in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, Iceland and the Baltics.”