Employing over 1,300 people, EPI-USE, which is the world’s largest and most experienced independent SAP HCM specialist and which has emerged as a leader in designing, building, integrating and implementing Cloud-based, hybrid and on-premises SAP–based solutions for large, complex multinational corporations. With a suite covering 34 countries, EPI-USE is the world’s largest independent purveyor of SAP country payroll software for regions in which SAP does not offer a standard payroll solution. In its 30-plus year history, EPI-USE has implemented or been involved with more than 750 SAP HCM-based solutions around the world.
EPI-USE forms part of Zone 1 of the groupelephant.com group of companies. groupelephant.com is a largely employee-owned group of companies, non-profits and impact investment organizations, with a strong global presence. The Group is characterized by a primary strategic imperative, we go ‘Beyond Corporate Purpose’ in our day-to-day activities. The Group has an unconventional approach to philanthropic activity. Rather than implementing a traditional corporate social responsibility program and rather than simply donating funds to charities, in ‘Beyond Corporate Purpose’ we have a multi-zoned operating model comprising for-profit, not-for-profit and impact investment zones. This model provides a professional, institutionalised delivery capability in the area of not-for-profit activity, and impact investment in support thereof. The primary focus areas are the preservation of at-risk Elephants and Rhinos, and the economic upliftment of rural People in areas adjacent to the threatened species, or another meaning of ‘ERP’, if you will.