KDDI CORPORATION (Headquarters: Chiyoda, Tokyo, President: Makoto Takahashi) subsidiaries KDDI SHANGHAI CORPORATION (Headquarters: Shanghai, People’s Republic of China, President: Seiichi Nakagawa), KDDI HONG KONG LIMITED (Headquarters: Hong Kong, President: Yasuyuki Kojima) and KDDI Singapore Ltd. (Headquarters: Singapore, Managing Director: Yasuhiko Miyahara) have entered into a contract with UiPath SRL* (Headquarters: Romania, CEO: Daniel Dines) for resale of the UiPath RPA Platform in Asia.
UiPath Inc. (Headquarters: United States, CEO: Daniel Dines) is one of the world’s leading suppliers of robotic process automation (RPA) software. Known for their sophisticated technology, UiPath products have already been adopted by 250 companies in Japan and 1,000 companies worldwide.
The agreement enables KDDI Shanghai, KDDI Hong Kong, and KDDI Singapore to harness the global implementation capabilities of KDDI to provide customers throughout APAC region with UiPath RPA implementation and operation services. We believe that the capability of RPA, which enables simple, standardized automation and streamlining of business processes, translates into improved labor productivity and the shift to high-value-added white-collar business processes, and that its dissemination is also expected to accelerate throughout Asia into the near future.
As KDDI Group works to achieve its goal of integrating telecommunications and life design, it strives to be a company that is always offering exciting new ideas. We provide powerful support for the global business operations of our client companies, creating new customer experience value.
*UiPath SRL handles APAC operations for UiPath Inc. of the United States.
1. Supporting area coverage for UiPath solutions
Throughout mainland China (Beijing・Shanghai・Guangzhou・Tianjin・Dalian etc.)・Hong Kong・Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia, India, the United Arab Emirates, Australia, etc.
(Note: service availability to be phased in by area)
3. About UiPath SRL
Founded in 2005 in Romania, UiPath SRL is a world RPA leader with a diverse client base among major global financial institutions, manufacturers, advertising agencies and others. They currently operate in ten locations worldwide, including their U.S. headquarters, and offices in Japan, Britain, Romania, France, Germany, the Netherlands, India, the UAE. UiPath SRL handles the APAC business operations of UiPath Inc. of the United States.
|Name||KDDI SHANGHAI CORPORATION|
|Estd.||August 8, 2009|
|Location||16F, Hua Xin Hai Xin Building, No.666 Fu Zhou Rd. Shanghai, China|
|Business activities||Systems integration, ICT infrastructure consulting, construction, operation and maintenance; local telecommunications service implementation support, comprehensive telecommunications hardware supply, etc.|
|Name||KDDI HONG KONG LIMITED|
|Estd.||October 1, 1988|
|Location||Suites 1101-1103, 11/F, 1063 King’s Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong|
|Business activities||Data center and systems integration services, international and domestic network services in China and Hong Kong, Internet services, cloud services, one-stop office relocation services, (interiors, transportation, IT support, etc.) and more|
|Name||KDDI Singapore Pte Ltd|
|Estd.||September 28, 1989 (KDDI Singapore office est. 1961)|
|Location||77 Robinson Road, #26-00 Singapore 068896|
|Business activities||Telecommunications business operations (proprietary telecomms equipment base licensing) systems integration; data center and Internet services; cloud services, office relocation, IoT, cyber-security and management services, comprehensive hardware procurement, etc.|
*This press release is an abridged translation of the press release（http://news.kddi.com/kddi/corporate/newsrelease/2018/05/23/3156.html）announced in Japan.
- *The information contained in the news releases is current at the time of publication. Products, service fees,service content and specifications, contact information, and other details are subject to change without notice.