Hyderabad, 5 August, 2010: Mahindra Satyam, the brand name of Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (NYSE:SAY), a leading global consulting and IT services provider, announced today that it has appointed two Malaysian IT veterans, Azlan Othman and Rasedi Mohamad. These appointments highlight Mahindra Satyam’s drive to accelerate growth in key industries and solutions segments in Malaysia.
Commenting on this occasion, Ram Ramachandran, Head- Sales, ASEAN, Tech Mahindra’s said, “We look forward to working with both Azlan and Rasedi. Their experience in the IT industry, combined with their domain expertise, will perfectly complement our ongoing commitment to increase our business focus in Malaysia and penetrate into its rapid Information Communication Technology (ICT) evolution.”
Tech Mahindra has appointed Azlan and Rasedi to the position of Senior Sales Manager. Azlan comes with over 18 years of IT Sales experience of working with organizations like HP, Logica and Teradata.
Azlan Othman, Senior Sales Manager, Tech Mahindra said, "I am excited about Tech Mahindra’s growth plans for Malaysia. The company has already established an impressive track record in global delivery and the new business objectives will further advance its positioning towards a successful international ICT player.”
Rasedi joins Tech Mahindra from IBM and has over 15 years of experience. Speaking on his appointment, Rasedi Mohamad, Senior Sales Manager, Tech Mahindra said, "Our addition to the Malaysian sales operations provides Tech Mahindra with relevant local experience which enables it to penetrate into existing and new verticals. Our efforts will facilitate Tech Mahindra’s efforts to expand its presence in Malaysia.”
Tech Mahindra has been present in Malaysia since 2001 and has a Global Solution Center in Cyberjaya, Malaysia’s prominent ICT corridor in conjunction with MDeC (Multimedia Development Corporation), which oversees the MSC Malaysia initiative. Recently, Tech Mahindra announced it plans to grow its Global Solution Center (GSC) operations in Malaysia by moving more global software development and delivery operations to its 1100 Seat Global Solution Centre (“GSC”), located at a 15-acre site at Cyberjaya. Presently, the center has 500 full-time local engineers serving local and global customers.
About Tech Mahindra
Tech Mahindra (NYSE: SAY) is a leading global business and information technology services company that leverages deep industry and functional expertise, leading technology practices, and an advanced, global delivery model to help clients transform their highest-value business processes and improve their business performance.
The company's professionals excel in enterprise solutions, supply chain management, client relationship management, business intelligence, business process quality, engineering and product lifecycle management, and infrastructure services, among other key capabilities.
Tech Mahindra is part of the $11.1 billion Mahindra Group, a global industrial federation of companies and one of the top 10 business houses based in India. The Group’s interests span automotive products, aviation, components, farm equipment, financial services, hospitality, information technology, logistics, real estate and retail.
Tech Mahindra development and delivery centers in the US, Canada, Brazil, the UK, Hungary, Egypt, UAE, India, China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Australia serve numerous clients, including many Fortune 500 organizations.
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