Consultants From Chennai

Bahree, Megha
December 2006
Forbes Asia;12/25/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 22, p66
The article deals with the trends in outsourcing in India. Indian firms, once purely providers of cheap call-center services and payroll processing, are moving up the value ladder. They offer product design, software design, chip engineering and the kind of corporate asset-deploying advice once the sole domain of Western firms like McKinsey & Co. and Booz Allen Hamilton.


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