Patni Computer Systems (BSE: PATNI COMPUT, NSE: PATNI, NYSE: PTI) a leading global Information Technology (IT) consulting and services provider, today announced the expansion of its onshore operation in the U.S. with the opening of its third Regional Development Center (RDC). Inaugurated by Bloomingtonâs Mayor, Stephen F. Stockton and Patni senior management, the new RDC Bloomington, Illinois facility is nearly 10,000 square feet and can accommodate 100 professionals. The center will initially focus on executing software development projects for Patniâs Insurance Business Unit with the objective of ramping up swiftly in support of the companyâs overall development operations in North America.
With the new Bloomington RDC, Patni will be better able to support the high growth Midwest market and offer services directly from Patni facilities to the client base in the region and throughout North America.
âThe expansion to Bloomington is part of our corporate strategy to build strong, onsite operations to achieve leadership in important markets as well as satisfy customer demand. We will continue to invest in our global delivery model throughout the U.S. and the world.â said Mrinal Sattawala, Patniâs Chief Operating Officer.
Bloomingtonâs Mayor Stockton added, âPatniâs RDC brings new employment opportunities to the area, taking advantage of our regional talent pool. We are delighted that Patni chose Bloomington for its facility and appreciate the investment it represents in our local economy.â