March 11, 2013
Infosys announced today that it has expanded its presence in
with a new delivery center for its business process outsourcing subsidiary,
, in San José,
. The center's 100+ employees initially will provide key services in the
strategic sourcing and procurement
area for Procter & Gamble, the world's largest consumer packaged goods company.
Infosys will soon offer the entire range of BPO services in
for its global clients, in areas including finance and accounting, human resources management, analytics, legal processes, customer relationship services, marketing, and supply chain management.
The President of
Laura Chinchilla Miranda
, joined the Managing Director and CEO of Infosys BPO, Swami Swaminathan, to celebrate the inauguration of the center at a ceremony today. The Vice President of
; the Minister of Foreign Trade, Anabel González; the Minister of Science, Technology and Telecommunications,
; the Minister of Labor,
; the Director General of the Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency (CINDE),
; and senior executives from both Procter & Gamble and Infosys also attended the ceremony.
Laura Chinchilla Miranda, President of
: "Infosys investment is very significant for
. Infosys is a worldwide leader in technology, consulting and outsourcing, and it carried out a very rigorous and detailed selection process to select our country for its new delivery center, based on our capacities and competitive advantages. We look forward to a mutually beneficial and long-standing relationship with Infosys, to promote growth in the country and to strengthen the position of
as one of the most competitive sites for foreign investment. We hereby welcome Infosys to
Humberto Andrade, Head
Latin America, Infosys BPO, said
: "This new center in
is the latest expansion of our global footprint. We continue to strengthen our presence in
to provide better service and greater flexibility to clients. We're addressing not only our global clients here but also Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking markets as we drive business growth in the region. We are fully committed to
and look forward to offering our full range of services to our clients across all industries."
Infosys plans to expand the center's offerings to better serve its customers and offer innovative sourcing capabilities as a premier global provider of end-to-end solutions. The company has a diversified workforce representing 50+ nationalities, and helps clients achieve best-in-class efficiencies and effectiveness in industries such as banking, financial services, insurance, telecommunications, media and entertainment, manufacturing, healthcare, retail, energy, and utilities.