Bangalore, August 30 2012: US-headquartered Business Process Management (BPM) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solutions,Pegasystems, has expanded its India presence -- opening a facility in Bangalore, the second after its existing unit in Hyderabad.
Founder-CEO Alan Trefler, was in Bangalore last week for the inaugurationof the 55,000 square feet facility that can accomodate a team of 400, to address tasks in R&D, Engineering Services, Industry Solutions Framework and Customer Support. Pegasystems currently, has nearly 120 associates in Bangalore and plans to increase its headcount there.
Pega came to India in 2008 and has a 400 strong team in Hyderabad.
Says Trefler: "India has been an attractive and strategic destination for us due to several reasons, availability of quality staff being one of them. Ever since we started our operations in India in 2008, we were surprised to experience the potential of what is possible here. The Indian operation is playing a very important and strategic role in aiding Pegasystems’ global growth and vision of delivering the world’s best solution to all its clients. Over the years, we have been increasingly investing will continue to invest in the country to grow our operations here.”
Added Suman Reddy, Managing Director, Pegasystems India, “Pegasystems has come a long way in India since making our initial commitment to India four years ago and this has been possible with the contribution of our associates and the partner ecosystem. The Bangalore operations will add more value to the Indian and global operations by helping to drive the next wave of growth and innovation at Pegasystems."
Founded in 1983 by Trefler and headquartered at Cambridge, Mass., USA, Pegasystems has more than 2000 employees worldwide and presence across 17 countries. Along with being the global leader in BPM solutions, Pegasystems was recently declared as a leader in CRM Solutions a by a leading analyst firm. http://www.pega.com/