ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perficient, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRFT), the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced the expansion of its three global delivery center (GDC) locations in India. The increased presence in Chennai, Nagpur, and Bangalore GDC offices further supports Perficient’s capacity to deploy innovative solutions on behalf of clients and their digital transformation needs.
Perficient’s optimized global delivery capabilities play a critical role in delivering successful, end-to-end, digital transformation solutions to its customers. For more than 15 years, Perficient has partnered with major enterprises across various industries to help scale large, complex projects and manage costs through its fully owned and operated global and domestic delivery centers. With the expansion of its three locations in India, Perficient will triple its space to more than 125,000 square feet, seating approximately 1,100 dedicated employees who provide software development, testing and support services.
“Our approach to optimized global delivery is unique. With both nearshore and offshore locations across the world, we have the breadth and depth of experience and expertise that allows our clients to better compete in today’s environment,” said Jeff Davis, chairman and CEO, Perficient. “As we see an increase in demand for global delivery services, our continued investment in our GDC facilities and growing the expertise of our unbelievably talented team ensures we can deliver the right people in the right place at the right time for our customers.”
Increasing Perficient’s Footprint in India’s Technology Hubs
All three new office spaces will support more employees and provide the foundation to maximize efficiencies in delivering cutting edge technologies for clients.
- Chennai: Situated in the heart of the city, the brand new Perficient Tower in Chennai is a nine story building spanning more than 65,000 square feet. With modern interior design elements and dedicated collaboration areas, the sprawling office will provide ample space for more than 575 employees to innovate with confidence.
- Nagpur: Following the acquisition of Zeon Solutions in 2014, Perficient expanded its GDC presence in Nagpur. Today, the new Nagpur office has enough space to accommodate more than 500 employees. Spanning the ninth and tenth floors of the VPL IT Park, the new space features a visitors’ lounge, board room, and 17 meeting rooms to welcome on-site client visits.
- Bangalore: Located in the Export Promotion Industrial Park (EPIP), one of India’s first information technology hubs, the new 9,750 square foot office will increase the Bangalore GDC’s capacity from 33 employees to 80 employees. Positioned in tower three of SJR I Park, the new location includes multiple amenities to foster creative productivity.
“We’re thrilled to grow our presence and our capabilities in the competitive technology centers across India,” said Kevin Sheen, vice president of global delivery, Perficient. “The people in these communities bring an incredible level of dedication, talent, and skills to the technology consulting market. We’re proud to call Chennai, Nagpur, and Bangalore home to our growing number of talented colleagues.”
The Perficient colleagues and GDC offices based in India have earned a combination of professional and industry-specific certifications contributing to Perficient’s status as the trusted technology partner to leading enterprises. These certification include 100 percent certifications of our employees in Agile / Scrum, SEI CMMI certification up to Level 5, multiple HIPAA certifications, ISO 27001 Security Certified, and SAE16 SOC 2 Type II Certified.
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning Adobe Premier Partner, Platinum Level IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Advanced Pivotal Ready Partner, a Gold Salesforce Consulting Partner, and a Sitecore Platinum Partner. For more information, visit www.perficient.com.
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