Patni Computer launches second centre in Gandhinagar

Patni Computer launches second centre in Gandhinagar

Ahmedabad: Patni Computer Systems Ltd, a firm having interests in information technology and BPO services, Friday announced the launch of its second delivery center in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

Launching of the new centre comes after a recent deal signed by the company to provide Product Engineering Services (PES) and Application Development Management (ADM) services to a UK based firm, a statement from the firm said.

“We are looking at strengthening our presence in Gandhinagar and expect the city to play a crucial part in our delivery expansion strategy", Jeya Kumar, chief executive officer, Patni said.

The new centre is located in MindSpace Special Economic Zone in Gandhinagar. The company will have 15,263 sq ft area in the first phase while in the second phase the total area would reach 18,244 sq ft.

While the headcount of the existing center stands at 400, the new center will hire an additional 350 taking the total to over 750 employees in the next one year.