Coforge Ltd, a global IT services provider with U.S. headquarters in Atlanta, announced today that the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) has named Coforge to The 2009 Global Outsourcing 100™, placing it in the Top 5 Companies in Air Transportation outsourcing, among the Top 20 in four different industry vertical and an overall #33.
The Global Outsourcing 100 recognizes the world’s best outsourcing service providers that demonstrate the highest levels of ability and achievement throughout the industry. The ranking is based on a set of measurable criteria as well as an evaluation by a panel of industry recognized leaders in outsourcing, led by Jagdish Dalal, Managing Director of ‘Thought Leadership’ at IAOP.
Coforge received recognition in a number of key subject lists:
- Top 5 Companies by Industry Focus: Air Transportation
- Best 20 Leaders by Industry Focus: Financial Services (Banking, Markets)
- Best 20 Leaders by Industry Focus: Financial Services (Insurance)
- Best 20 Leaders by Service Area: Transaction Processing Services
- Best 20 Leaders by Service Area: Information/Comm. Technology Services
"Coforge is pleased that the IAOP has recognized our expertise in the air transportation industry as well as our continued growth and success as an international outsourcing service provide" said Arvind Thakur, CEO, Coforge
“At a time when companies that outsource are scrutinizing their suppliers more closely than ever to ensure they are delivering the high quality, value-added results being sought by customers, The Global Outsourcing 100 and The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors have become even more valuable reference tools for companies seeking to work with the best providers and advisors, The companies named on these lists and sub lists have demonstrated their expertise following a rigorous, independently judged process and represent the tops in the industry.” said IAOP Chairman - Michael Corbett.
Coforge is a leading IT solutions organization, servicing customers in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. It offers services in Application Development and Maintenance, Enterprise Solutions including Managed Services and Business Process Management to organizations in the Financial Services, Travel, Retail and Distribution, and Government sectors. Coforge' software development processes are assessed at SEI CMMI Level 5 Version 1.2. Its human resource processes are assessed at the highest-level of maturity at PCMM Level 5. Further Coforge has processes and systems for information security management certified in accordance to the ISO 27001 standard, and its facilities offering Managed Services conform to ISO 20000 standard of Service Management.
For further information please visit www.coforgetech.com
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals™ (IAOP™) is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With more than 100,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP helps companies increase their outsourcing success rate, improve their outsourcing ROI, and expand the opportunities for outsourcing across their businesses. To learn more, visit www.outsourcingprofessional.org
About The Global Outsourcing 100
The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals™ (IAOP™) is in its fourth year of compiling its annual ranking of the world’s best outsourcing service providers and advisors – The Global Outsourcing 100. As part of The Global Outsourcing 100, IAOP also introduced a new list for the first time in 2009, The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors.
The Global Outsourcing 100 and its sub lists are essential references for companies seeking new and expanded relationships with the best companies in the industry. The lists include companies from around the world that provide the full spectrum of outsourcing services — not just information technology and business process outsourcing, but also facility services, real estate and capital asset management, manufacturing and logistics. They include not only today’s leaders, but tomorrow’s rising stars.
The World's Best Outsourcing Advisors, new for 2009, is geared specifically to companies that are outstanding global outsourcing advisors and consultants. In addition to being part of The Global Outsourcing 100, the new list of advisors ranks the top consultant, legal and related advisory firms globally, and is a valuable reference tool for companies needing expert advice and guidance with their outsourcing projects.
IAOP also added in 2009 The Global Outsourcing 100 Plus industry-wide report featuring applicant company profiles and rankings with industry insights. The additional report is available for purchase.