Esker and Fuji Xerox Announce Accounts Payable Partnership in Asia-Pacific

LYON, France & MIDDLETON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/AI?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#AIlt;/agt;–Esker, a worldwide leader in AI-driven document
process automation solutions
and pioneer in cloud
computing
, announced today that Fuji
Xerox
, a leading solutions provider in document services and
communications, will market Esker’s cloud-based Accounts
Payable
automation solution as part of Fuji Xerox’s offering to
optimize accounts payable (AP) management processes in Japan, and soon
in Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. This partnership enables Esker to
expand its geographic reach in Asia and deliver intelligent process
automation solutions to businesses. The two companies already
collaborate in New Zealand where the AP solution was first introduced by
Fuji Xerox New Zealand to customers in the construction, retail,
business and education industries.

Esker’s automation solution allows businesses to eliminate the manual
pains of traditional invoice processing to bring new levels of
efficiency to AP. Fuji Xerox customers will benefit from the numerous
advantages of AP automation, including: reduced operational costs,
accelerated payment cycle times, improved supplier satisfaction,
increased early payment discounts, and enhanced reporting and analytics.

As part of the agreement, the solution will be marketed by Fuji Xerox
along with consultation, implementation and support provided by Fuji
Xerox.

“Fuji Xerox is thrilled to partner with leading process automation
provider Esker,” said Toshiharu Yoneyama, corporate vice president and
executive general manager, Smart Work Innovation Business Group, Fuji
Xerox Co., Ltd. “Combining Esker’s innovation and Fuji Xerox’s expertise
in document solutions will enable us to provide our customers with an AP
experience like never before.”

“As one of the most well-known technology companies in Asia, Fuji Xerox
offers the sales, support and consulting services we were looking for to
help grow our customer base and facilitate expansion into new regions
like Japan,” said Jean-Michel Bérard, CEO at Esker. “Together, through
this strategic partnership, we will help companies increase AP process
efficiency and improve cash flow performance.”

About Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd

Founded in 1962, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd. is a leading company in the
Document Services & Communications field, offering solutions and
services to help customers resolve their business challenges. Underlying
its solutions and services are its world-class office multifunction
devices, printers and production printers that we develop and
manufacture for worldwide distribution. Together with cloud and mobile
solutions, Fuji Xerox builds a communications environment that enables
its customers to access the right information, at the right time, and in
the right form — thereby contributing to their valuable communications.

Fuji Xerox is a 75-25 joint venture between FUJIFILM Holdings
Corporation and Xerox Corporation, and its direct sales force covers
Japan and the Asia-Pacific region including China. As a 10 billion
dollar enterprise, the company employs approximately 45,000 people
globally, with more than 80 domestic and overseas affiliates/sales
subsidiaries. For more information, visit www.fujixerox.com.

About Esker

Esker is a worldwide leader in cloud-based document process automation
software, helping financial and customer service departments digitally
transform their order-to-cash (O2C) and purchase-to-pay (P2P) cycles.
Used by more than 6,000 companies worldwide, Esker’s solutions
incorporate technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) to drive
increased productivity, enhanced visibility, reduced fraud risk, and
improved collaboration with customers, suppliers and internally. Esker
operates in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific with
global headquarters in Lyon, France, and U.S. headquarters in Madison,
Wisconsin. For more information on Esker and its solutions, visit www.esker.com.
Follow Esker on Twitter @EskerInc
and join the conversation on the Esker blog at blog.esker.com.

Contacts

Press Contact: Brittany McLaughlin
Tel: (972) 850-5869 – bmclaughlin@ideagrove.com

Investor Relations Contact: Emmanuel Olivier
Tel: +33 (0)4
72 83 46 46 – olivier@esker.fr

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