Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native company focused on reinventing businesses through innovative technology solutions, announced the acquisition of eWave, an Australian-born digital commerce experience consultancy with strong expertise in Adobe and Salesforce‘s commerce solutions. With this acquisition, Globant reinforces its global leadership in digital and cognitive transformation and expands into Australia and several Asian countries.
What does eWave bring to Globant’s portfolio?
Founded in 2009 in Australia, eWave operates in Europe and Asia with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Paris and centres of excellence in China, Eastern Europe & the Philippines. With over 200 collaborators, eWave implements digital commerce transformations including CX design, platform engineering, optimisation, and growth in several industries like Health & Life Sciences, Consumer Packaged Goods, Retail, and Beauty.
Its B2C and B2B client portfolio includes leading companies such as Canon, L’Óreal, Nike, Coca-Cola Amatil, and Cochlear. With the addition of eWave to its family of companies, Globant strengthens its expertise in Salesforce Commerce Cloud and Adobe Commerce.
“We are excited that together we’ll now be able to service our global customers with teams in each time zone and bring Globant’s highly specialised, innovative, and complementary digital services to the APAC region. Together we will deliver unmatched, end-to-end digital and cognitive transformations global organisations need to best position their businesses for future success”, commented Fatima Said, Managing Director & Founder of eWave.
“eWave is APAC’s leading digital commerce experience consultancy helping organizations create competitive advantage and growth. Globant is the ideal partner to expand our capabilities, and we are thrilled to join this talented, cutting-edge team as we extend our combined operations across the globe”, said Karl Norman, CEO & Founder of eWave.
What does the acquisition mean for Globant?
“Today, we welcome eWave’s extraordinary team to our family with whom we share the same vision of reinvention to support companies in their digital transformation. eWave brings end-to-end capabilities in digital commerce that will allow us to reinforce our studio expertise and expand to new clients in new markets,” said Martín Migoya, Globant’s co-founder & CEO.
Martín Umaran, Globant’s Co-Founder, said: “eWave joins Globant with perfect timing when we are solidifying our portfolio and reaching new markets. Both company cultures fit seamlessly, and we look forward to continuing growing together with such a talented team.”
“With the addition of eWave, Globant continues to deliver on its expansion strategy. We are delighted to arrive in Asia Pacific to serve such an impressive portfolio of clients and open opportunities with Globant’s signature practices and innovative spirit,” added Federico Pienovi, Globant’s Chief Business Officer of New Markets Region covering Asia Pacific and Middle East.