SEC Filings

20-F
WNS (HOLDINGS) LTD filed this Form 20-F on 05/16/2018
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Utilities

We are a leading utilities BPM service provider, with domain expertise across the utilities value chain - generation, transmission and distribution. Our service portfolio supports utility companies catering to the residential, industrial, and small and medium enterprise (“SME”) segments.

The key energy and utilities industry sectors we serve include:

 

    Oil and gas;

 

    Electricity;

 

    Water; and

 

    Renewable energy.

As at March 31, 2018, we had 3,338 employees working in this business unit. In fiscal 2018 and 2017, this business unit accounted for 8.7% and 9.3% of our revenue, and 8.9% and 9.7% of our revenue less repair payments (non-GAAP), respectively.

We are a strategic outsourcing provider for clients from the US, the UK and Asia-Pacific regions. We support business-to-consumer and business-to-business processes for our clients through our offerings spanning meter-to-cash services (including customer acquisition and management, billing and metering, payment processing, credit and collections). Our long-standing relationships with leading companies globally have helped us develop geography- and industry-specific domain expertise and capabilities in the above-mentioned service segments. Our service delivery is enabled by analytics, digital platforms, tools and solutions, and automation through artificial intelligence (“AI”) and cognitive intelligence solutions.

Our capabilities to support clients across processes in oil and gas, electricity and water suppliers include end customer support, back-office processes, asset management, FAO services (including procurement services), debt management and other enabling services, such as meter reading, bill printing and digital support services (including smart metering). We offer platform integration, application integration, data integration, process integration, component integration and system integration capabilities to enhance process management through technology-enabled platforms. We also work with clients to provide a single view of the customer, using social media analytics and big data analytics across multiple channels. Our analytics offerings include data mining of structured and unstructured data, speech and text analysis, and debt management analytics with a view to increasing customer satisfaction and improving collection rates.

The table below illustrates the key services that we provide to our utility clients:

 

Utilities

Meter-to-Cash Revenue Cycle

                 Operations                

  

Customer Management

  

Supply Chain Management

          &  Procurement          

  

IT Solutions

  

Research and Analytics

Customer billing, dispute resolution, exception handling, prepaid account management, billing of unmetered services, credit and collections, payment services, tariff plans, renewals, home move processing    Customer acquisitions, customer retention, customer enhancement, cross- selling / up-selling, customer care – queries, correspondence, asset management    eSourcing, vendor rationalization, supplier management, procurement optimization, sourcing, support, procure-to-pay (“P2P”) transaction, supply chain analytics    Document control and digitization, master data management, enterprise resource planning (“ERP”) implementation and support, meter-to-cashbusiness-process-as-a-service, robotics – automation, workflow, support for SAP implementations, BPaaS platform solutions for meter-to-cash    Data mining, decision support services, collections optimizations, customer analytics – segmentation, lifetime value analysis, net promoter score (“NPS”) analysis, predictive analytics, text analytics

 

Shared Services

Finance & Accounting

  

Human Resource Management

Order-to-cash, financial analysis, procure-to-pay, accounts receivable / payable, joint venture accounting, royalty accounting, contract accounting services specific to utilities and oil and gas industries    Administration support and payroll services

 

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