Xchanging has inaugurated a state-of-the-art processing centre in Solan, Himachal Pradesh, claiming it the first multi-national ITO/BPO Company to set up operations in the tier-3 town.
The centre, spread over an area of 5000 sq ft. is believed to support Xchanging's vision to create a low carbon environment. The operations is said to begin with a capacity of 50 people, with an option to scale to a 200 seat centre by the end of 2012. As a global delivery centre, the new site is connected to all the other centres of Xchanging and is estimated to have capability in business processing, procurement, and ITO services including software development and testing. Xchanging has intended to collaborate with Academia in the region to recruit and provide industrial and soft skills training to young employable talent. The company has also announced that every year it will award local college and university students for academic excellence.