STOXX Europe 50
#69 in FT Global 500 (June 2014)
SAP's software wants to sap all the problems from your business processes. The company is the leading provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software used to integrate back-office functions such as distribution, accounting, human resources, and manufacturing. Its clients are mainly in the service, manufacturing, and consumer industries, but also in public services and financial services. The backbone of SAP's products is its on-premise offerings, spearheaded by its Business Suite, which includes ERP and CRM software, among others. It also offers implementation and training services. The EMEA region (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa) makes up half of sales, while the US brings in a quarter.