NIIT Expands Europe Presence with Norway Office
Dated: December 19, 2015
NIIT’s Norway office was inaugurated recently in Bergen, Norway. With the establishment of this office, NIIT will be able to work more closely with its Scandinavian customers with onsite administrative support and real-time delivery. NIIT which offers learning management and training delivery solutions to corporations has announced the establishment of a new facility in Bergen, Norway to expand near-shore multi-lingual delivery capability and further invest in the growth of its business in Europe.
Speaking on the occasion, Devenderjit Chadha, Senior VP Learning Delivery at NIIT Ltd. said, “Norway is an important location for us since it enables us to co-locate and be in closer proximity to our customers in the Nordic region. As a national center for higher education and finance, Bergen is a city of choice for us. With the establishment of this office in Bergen, we are reaffirming our commitment to not just our customers headquartered in Scandinavian countries but also across Europe.”
It now has three established centers in Europe - Dublin, Bergen, and London with a diverse mix of pan-European staff from the UK, Ireland, Norway, the Netherlands, Romania, and Germany. NIIT provides localisation and multi-lingual delivery capability in 25 languages including major European languages like French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian and Russian.
Rahul Patwardhan, CEO, NIIT added that the company is looking at being 'glocal', and leveraging local capability and blending it with offshore capability in the right mix to ensure superior services.
In Europe, it has about 30 clients, 13 of whom are part of the Fortune Global 500 list. NIIT's new European facilities have been jump started with an order book from these existing clients in the oil and gas, energy, financial services, pharmaceutical, technology, telecom, logistics, and life sciences sectors.