HCL Technologies announced that it will be setting up a global delivery centre in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
HCL Technologies, a leading IT services provider, aims at boosting employment, providing resources and skilling the local talent to serve its global clients.
HCL Technologies in association with Sri Lanka’s Board of Investment will implement its Work Integrated Education Program to foster growth by cooperating with local information and communications technology (ICT) and engineering institutions to develop and train the island’s talent pool.
HCL, through this delivery center in Colombo, will provide services in the areas comprising of Applications & System Integration Services, Infrastructure Services and Digital Process Operations.
“We are happy with the progressive policies this country has and thus, we are fully prepared and committed to bring in new opportunities for the local workforce and creating ever-lasting partnerships within the region,” said Srimathi Shivashankar, corporate vice president of HCL Technologies.
HCL’s business and development strategy aims to generate local employment and provide the right skilling programs that will augment the growth of the knowledge services industry in the island.