February 2018

ALTEN Romania and KEPLER fully cover the impact of tax changes imposed in early 2018

Following a careful analysis of the changes in the Fiscal Code as of 1st January 2018, the management of ALTEN Romania and KEPLER, both part of the ALTEN international group - the world leader in the engineering and technical consultancy market - has decided to fully undertake the impact of these changes for all its 500+ employees.

"The international ALTEN group has been investing in Romania for over 11 years, as the Romanian market has strong prospects of growth and development. We reconfirm our commitment to more than 500 employees, therefore the management has decided that the impact of the recent changes of the tax laws will not be perceived by employees. The focus is to continue our successful projects with our partners and to remain a strategic partner in the local engineering and IT market," said Axel Girardetti, CEO of Central & Eastern Europe.

At a local level, ALTEN Romania and KEPLER have evolved continuously as companies with a valuable expertise in technology, through the experience and high qualification of the specialist teams, proven by the successful projects in engineering and IT. In the context of these major changes of the Fiscal Code applicable from January 1st, 2018, these two companies have expressed their commitment to maintaining a high-level of competence offered to customers, applying the same international success strategy and continuing the top talent recruitment policy that certifies the positioning of ALTEN Romania and KEPLER as stable top employers and trusted partners.

The ALTEN Group took over the local KEPLER software development company in 2016, thus consolidating the presence of the ALTEN Group in Romania and its expertise in new business sectors.


ALTEN Romania and KEPLER are part of the ALTEN international group. ALTEN supports the development strategy of its customers in the field of innovation, research and development and technological systems. 24,000 highly qualified specialists conduct studies and development projects for technical and IT divisions of industry partners. With a presence in 20 countries and involvement in every stage of the software development life cycle, with services ranging from technology consulting to outsourced projects, the ALTEN Group has proven its position as a trusted partner in top-level technical areas.