SIG and HfS Research Announce Global Partnership


A titan in the sourcing industry, SIG has always provided its members with high quality events, a community spirit and great insights.

SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces a new partnership with HfS Research, the leading analyst authority and global community for business operations and IT services.

This relationship includes free access to co-branded research and relevant content and provides SIG buy-side members with qualitative research reports for the term of the relationship.

Phil Fersht, CEO and Chief Analyst at HfS, said of the partnership, “A titan in the sourcing industry, SIG has always provided its members with high quality events, a community spirit and great insights. As the industry rapidly evolves as a result of secular change agents like RPA and AI, many enterprises are struggling to adapt to the digital economy and make the bold steps they need to stay competitive. We are excited to be partnering with a forward-thinking, dynamic and impactful organization as SIG and engaging with their members.”

Dawn Tiura, CEO of SIG, added, “We are delighted to partner with HfS to educate the market and provide our members with premier research that will assist them in better understanding how to overcome the challenges of this radically evolving industry.”

About SIG
SIG, is a membership organization that provides thought leadership and networking opportunities to executives in sourcing, procurement and outsourcing from Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies and the advisors who serve them. SIG is widely known as a forum for sharing “next” practices and thought leadership through live networking events, virtual forums and a comprehensive online SIG resource center (SRC), which was developed by and for professionals in sourcing and outsourcing. The organization is unique in that it blends practitioners, service providers and advisory firms in a non-commercial environment. SIG is also the parent organization for SIG University, a one-of-a-kind certification and training program for professionals and executives seeking deep expertise in sourcing and governance for themselves or their teams, as well as Outsource, which provides unrivaled digital content for the opinion-formers and decision-makers at the heart of the outsourcing space.

About HfS Research
HfS’ mission is to provide visionary insight into the major innovations impacting business operations: automation, artificial intelligence, blockchain, digital business models, and smart analytics. We focus on the future of operations across key industries. We influence the strategies of enterprise customers, ensuring they develop operational backbones that keep them competitive whilst helping develop the right partnerships with the most capable services providers, technology suppliers, and third-party advisors.

HfS is changing the face of the analyst industry by combining knowledge with impact. Our Analyst 2.0 model is driven by:

  • The HfS ThinkTank model to collaborate with enterprise customers and other industry stakeholders.
  • Three thousand enterprise customer interviews annually across the Global 2000.
  • A highly experienced analyst team.
  • Unrivalled industry summits.
  • Comprehensive data products on the future of operations and IT services across industries.
  • An annual readership of over one million, and growing.

The As-a-Service Economy and Digital OneOffice™ are revolutionising the industry.

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