IT services major Tata Consultancy Services today announced the inauguration of a 300-seat global delivery center in Tianjin, its fourth such center in China after Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou.
The delivery center in Tianjin will specifically focus on BPO operations and target the booming south China market to tap local, regional and global business opportunities.
The Tianjin center will support local business opportunities as well as BPO opportunities for the Japanese, US and European market. This is in line with Tianjin's ambition to becoming a world class hub for global BPO operations.
TCS also announced that it had established its first office in Shenzhen targeting the booming South China market to tap local, regional and global business opportunities.
''The Tianjin and Shenzhen facilities are strategic investments to strengthen our information technology infrastructure in order to leverage the local talent pool. These facilities will help us service the vibrant local market and support our international operations in Japan, US and Europe. This also reiterates our long term commitment to developing China as a strategic location in our off shoring and outsourcing value proposition,'' said Girija Pande, executive vice president and head, Asia Pacific operations, Tata Consultancy Services.
''The Tianjin delivery center is an integral part of our global network delivery model, which includes large delivery centers in India, Latin America, North America, Europe, all of them providing a quality of service and a certainty of outcome that our customers have come to expect from TCS,'' he added.
TCS continues to hire talented engineers and IT professionals from the region and its universities, strengthening its existing base of over 1,300 employees in China. The Tianjin facility will also serve as a extended center of excellence for Microsoft, Oracle and SAP to meet the unique technology needs of the customers. TCS has established Oracle and SAP center of excellence in Hangzhou and Shanghai
TCS was the first Indian IT company to begin operations in China, in July 2002. Since then TCS has has integrated itself into China's development. TCS China can offer a unique value proposition of near shore, multilingual IT services delivery & quality to Manufacturing, Telecom, BFSI, Transportation and Retail organizations in China.
TCS provides IT services to 30 large customers from financial sector, manufacturing, telecommunications, and government sectors in China. TCS operations based in the Hangzhou Binjiang Hi-Tech industry development zone have been awarded the 2007 Hangzhou Best HR Award for its excellence in HR practices and Best Performing Company Award by the district personnel bureau of the Hangzhou Hi-tech Industry Development Zone.