SuccessStory: Outotec

Outotec Managing talent globally with with SAP SuccessFactors


A world leader in sustainable mineral and metal processing, Outotec also specializes in industrial water treatment and alternative energy. With operations in 30 countries, effective interaction between HR processes became a challenge. The company needed a talent management platform that provided streamlined access to its HR database.


  • Enable global business units to operate as one

  • Establish greater control over HR processes

  • Simplify the use of HR data in day-to-day tasks worldwide

  • Redesign and reconfigure the system for ease of use

  • Go-live in time for the next performance management cycle

The Project:

The SuccessFactors solution delivered by GP Strategies covers the following HCM areas and processes:

  • Goal Management

  • Performance Management

“We like how, after new releases, issues are resolved for all customers quickly in the cloud instead of every customer having to handle them on
their own. That gives us greater value for our investment.”

– Riikka Kämäräinen, Delivery Service Manager, Outotec

More information

To read more about the Outotec journey to the cloud please click here.

About GP Strategies

GP Strategies SuccessFactors Practice has completed more than 1000 SAP SuccessFactors projects in more than 100 countries worldwide throughout the past 18 years. Our 225 consultants are covering all major industries and provide continued operational support and maintenance for more than 125 companies. We are an SAP Gold Partner, and we have been awarded SAP Recognized Expertise in all SAP SuccessFactors areas. Entering the SAP Hall of Fame, we received the Partner Excellence Award in 2020 and 2021. Working together with our customers, we have won 13 Quality Awards in four years.  Contact us if you need guidance on how to get the most out of your SuccessFactors solution.