Industry recognition 2023

The success of our people solutions isn’t only highlighted by our happy customers. For us, analyst recognitions are also important reputation, credibility, and confidence boosters. Here’s an overview of the recognitions we received in 2023.

“SD Worx differentiates itself in the European market by offering flexibility in terms of different payroll service models to cater to the diverse needs of its clients. Its localized expertise in Europe, continued investments in expanding its delivery footprint and enhancing technology capabilities, and end-to-end process coverage have contributed to its success in the EMEA region. This has helped SD Worx retain its position as a Leader on Everest Group’s EMEA Multi-country Payroll (MCP) Solutions PEAK Matrix® Assessment.”

Priyanka Mitra

Vice President Everest Group


“SD Worx has again been named a Leader for its innovation and strong capability in supporting European Cloud HR transformation services. Its positioning as a Leader is a result of ongoing investments which include increasing local capability as it continues to expand geographically, SD Worx Insights,  SD Worx Academy, and SD Worx Talent, and supported by its flexible Gro, Flo, Pro service models.”

Elizabeth Rennie

HR Technology and Services Research Director at NelsonHall


For multi-process HR outsourcing and cloud transformation services

  • Recognised as Leader in Nelson Hall’s NEAT vendor evaluation for Cloud HR Transformation 2023
  • Recognised as Leader in Quadrant’s SPARK Matrix “HR Outsourcing Services 2023”
  • Recognised as Major Contender in Everest Group’s Multi-Process Human Resources Outsourcing (MPHRO) Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023

For our multi-country payroll solutions

  • Recognised as Leader in NelsonHall’s NEAT vendor evaluation for Next-generation Payroll Services 2023
  • Recognised as Major Contender (Global) and Leader (EMEA) on Everest Group’s Multi-country Payroll Outsourcing PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023
  • Recognised as Leader in the ISG Provider Lens™ (IPL) Quadrant study on “Payroll Solutions and Services 2023”
  • Recognised as a Representative Vendor in the Gartner® 2023 Market Guide for Multicountry Payroll Solutions1
  • Recognised as Innovator in the Avasant Payroll Business Process Transformation 2023-2024 RadarViewTM
  • Recognised as Technology Leader in Quadrant’s Spark Matrix report 2023 on Multi-country Payroll Platforms

For our workforce management solutions

  • Protime (an SD Worx’ brand) recognised in the Gartner 2023 Market Guide for Workforce Management Applications2 as a Representative WFM Vendor, headquartered in Europe

For our cloud HR technology

  • Recognised as Core Leader in Fosway’s 9-GridTM for Cloud HR Technology 2023
  • SD Worx cited in the Gartner 2023 article ‘Hype Cycle for HR Technology’ as a Sample Vendor for Unified Multicountry Payroll3
  • Listed as a top vendor in IDC’s ‘European HCM and Payroll Applications Market Shares, 2022: Reshaping the HR Department’, June 2023 and in their ‘Market Analysis Perspective: European Enterprise Applications, 2023 — December 2023 Update’
  1. Gartner, Market Guide for Multicountry Payroll Solutions, 18 September 2023
  2. Gartner, Market Guide for Workforce Management Applications, 16 August 2023
  3. Gartner, Hype Cycle for HR Technology, July 21 2023

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