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New ERP System Rollout

D&S Group CEO David Gatende and CFO George Mbugua, who leads the Group ICT Division, have successfully overseen the roll-out of an all new ERP system in Kenya, with other countries to follow. The new system, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, is entirely cloud based and features superior capabilities including Warehouse Management, Document Management, Stock forecasting

and a HR Management Information Systems that will allow the Group to achieve its ambitious growth targets whilst maintaining maximum efficiency and productivity through centralized control. Commended Business Unit of the Year Managers Joab MakOngul, Desmond Rao and Mohamed Athman delivered the project, which was over 2 years in its conception and planning, to budget and to schedule despite a cyber attack on the Group's systems only weeks earlier. The implementation of the specialized system will empower users to make more effective use of data in order to better serve D&S partners across the region.