With currently 100% of its solutions launched being digital, and more than 1.3 billion euros invested in technology since 2016, Edenred not only disrupted its business model, but also established itself as the leader in digital innovation in its markets. The Edenred Digital Center has become a key technology asset: more than a digital hub for strategic technology projects, Edenred Digital Center is a source of technology innovation, business value and leadership for Edenred and its subsidiaries across 46 countries.
Bertrand Dumazy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Edenred: “Over the past years, we shifted from a French company that invented paper restaurant vouchers to the worldwide digital leader in the market. True to our purpose “Enrich connections. For good.”, we want to use tech to have a real, positive impact on the world in which we live and work in. Edenred Digital Center plays a major role in achieving this, and also in positioning the Group as a digital platform with expertise in designing flexible and secure solutions for all our business lines: from Employee Benefits to Fleet & Mobility and Complementary Solutions.”
Based in Bucharest, Edenred Digital Center is responsible for taking Edenred’s solutions to the next level in order to automate and streamline B2B payments, simplify relationships and interactions with users and facilitate payments to merchants.
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Since its launch three years ago, Edenred Digital Center has grown from 20 to 200 people, and the objective is to further extend the team. The Edenred Digital Center people are exposed to an international career and a diverse environment, working on projects with a global impact and with colleagues from all over the world, having access to the latest technology.
Răzvan Popescu, Human Resources Director, Global Technology at Edenred: “Edenred Digital Center is a place where people are connected by the common passion for technology and innovation, in an ever-changing playground of opportunities. People are the ones who add value to our company, our motto being #peoplemakethedifference. Thus, we try to offer them a package of benefits from a wide spectrum: from physical and mental health, to professional development, and work-life balance.”
Among the products developed by Edenred Digital Center is the Edenred Mobile application deployed in 11 countries and on 3 continents. It also developed payment solutions in 22 countries, and online partnerships with over 200 delivery partners in 23 countries.
In Romania, Edenred has 3 entities: the Tech hub (Edenred Digital Center), the mobility company (UTA Edenred) and the leader of the benefit market – Edenred Romania, that is offering a wide range of extrasalarial benefits, using dedicated cards (for meal, gift, cultural and holiday), a dedicated mobile application and platform benefitsystems.ro.