Stefanini eyes up to 2,000 new BPO employees in the Philippines

Global IT outsourcing services firm Stefanini is planning to increase the number of its employees in the Philippines from 1,000 to 2,000 employees by the end 2017. To achieve that goal, the USD1bn global IT outsourcing provider said it will continue to invest in its Philippine operation and increase business growth in the Asia-Pacific market landscape. Gary Grossman, senior director of service delivery for Stefanini North America and Asia Pacific, said the Philippines is well known for its mature BPO market and Stefanini is focused on growing its footprint in this space. In the Philippines, Stefanini is one of the few companies that offer IT outsourcing. The company has locations in 39 countries across the Americas, Europe, Australia, and Asia.