Everest Group Names SafeGuard World a Major Contender and Star Performer in Multi-Country Payroll Outsourcing

AUSTIN, TEXAS – (July 13, 2017) – Everest Group named SafeGuard World International (SafeGuard World) as a Major Contender and Star Performer in the international payroll outsourcing market. The leading global analyst firm bases placement on the PEAK Matrix™ Assessment of Multi-Country Payroll Outsourcing (MCPO) Service Provider on market success and delivery capability. The positioning reflects SafeGuard World’s recent successes in the global payroll marketplace – and their potential in the market.

“The Everest Group’s evaluation of our work reaffirms the strategic decisions and investments we’ve made in our technology platform and our growing service delivery capabilities,” said Bjorn Reynolds, SafeGuard World’s CEO.

Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™

classifies 13 MCPO service providers according to performance, experience, ability, and knowledge. Additional commentary details each provider’s strengths and areas of improvement, and is intended to help stakeholders understand the current and possible future direction of the 2017 MCPO landscape.

SafeGuard World’s Major Contender status is based on the company’s revenue, number of active deals, number of new deals, pay slips processed, and employees covered via the service. Additionally, the Star Performer status points to the company’s continual year-on-year improvement in the areas of scalability, scope, technology and innovation, and delivery footprint.

Mr. Reynolds said “We are confident that our continuous innovation in payroll technology will further improve the quality and scope of our services and drive an outstanding client experience. We’re proud to receive feedback that a major analyst agrees that our Guardians are providing excellent service and we are also investing in the right things to continue to accomplish our goals throughout our journey”.


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