News : ISON BPO Opens Nine More Centers
Lagos, Nigeria July 16, 2015 -- ISON BPO operating in call center outsourcing space, has added nine more centers with 5,000 additional employees in the African region within the current year.
The four of these centers with additional 4,000 employees are being set up in Nigeria.
It currently employs 1,300 in Nigeria and 99 percent of its employees are local Nigerians.
The company has committed to set up four facilities in Ibadan, Abeokuta and Ilorin. Kano is also being evaluated as an option. It plans to employ about 4000 employees in these call centers with.
"As part of our core strategy, we have invested in developing local systems and empowering local talent to foster a better future for the African continent. We do not outsource local work outside of Africa," the founder and Chairman of ISON Group, Ramesh Awtaney said.
"Nigeria has a huge potential for growth and development, especially with the availability of strong, vibrant and talented workforce. One of our visions for Nigeria is to upskill the local human talent and develop it as an Offshore Call Center hub and also add significant value for our customers both internally and externally," Global CEO of ISON BPO, Pravin Kumar said.
"It should not be difficult to create 25,000 jobs in 1 to 2 years in this space," he added.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Monday, July 20, 2015