eBaoTech, a China-based provider of software and services for life and general insurance industries, and Capgemini Financial Services USA, a business unit of French IT company Capgemini, has expanded strategic partnership to drive transformation projects for Capgemini’s financial services clients.

The alliance will focus on implementing and service agreement on eBaoTech product sales, installation and customer services that demonstrate global delivery capabilities.

According to the partnership deal, Capgemini and eBaoTech will now offer insurance solutions from consulting, through deployment and ongoing services, fostering the business agility necessary to meet ongoing change requirements. The two companies have worked together for the past three years in financial services, insurance and other industries mainly in the Asia Pacific region.

As part of the alliance, Capgemini will collaborate with eBaoTech to explore business opportunities in both emerging and developed markets, focusing initially on Europe and Asia, and then will deliver implementation services and application maintenance from Capgemini’s technology center in Kunshan, China. Capgemini has been trained on eBaoTech’s core platforms to provide implementation services to clients globally.

Erik de Haas, vice president of Capgemini’s global financial services, business unit and industry packages practice leader, said: “The eBaoTech relationship is a great extension of our current global insurance solution footprint and will help us to deliver more innovative solutions to match our clients transformation needs. We will continue delivering our joint solution portfolio in Asia and looking forward to support our clients globally.”