IT giant coming to Pakistan
KARACHIApril 06,2005: Computer Associates (CA), an international management software company on Tuesday announced its plan to set up business in Pakistan as part of its regional expansion strategy.
Country manager of CA for Pakistan Saeid Marashi, addressing a press conference at local hotel said that the CA would establish a liaison office for its operations in Pakistan.
He said CA would recruit Pakistani IT professionals and start an extensive training programs to ensure a successful knowledge transfer.Regarding the volume of investment CA plans to make in Pakistan, Marashi said it would be too early to give exact figures.
He further said that the direct presence brings with it a wealth of resources to benefit every customer, partner, and the community as whole.
He informed that CA would provide a direct support line to handle customer support calls to gain better understanding of customers’ business needs and provide them with a convenient and accessible interface with CA.
Replaying a question about why CA chose to invest in Pakistan, Saeid Marashi said that the CA was coming to Pakistan with a clear commitment message. “We believe that we are in the right place and at the right time,” he added.
Source: The News