Aegis Expands Presence in Malaysia

08 Aug 2017
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Aegis Expands Presence in Malaysia

 
  • Launches its third BPM Centre of Excellence in the district of Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia
  • To create over 700 jobs across state-of-the-art BPM Centre
  • Currently employ over 3000 people across 2 centres in Kuala Lumpur
 
Medini, Johor, Malaysia (8th August, 2017): Aegis Limited, a global outsourcing and technology services company, today announced that it has expanded its presence in Malaysia with the inauguration of its new Business Process Management (BPM) Centre of Excellence (COE) in Medini City, the Central Business District of Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia. The state of the art facility will provide a suite of BPM solutions across clientele in Malaysia, Singapore and Asia Pacific. The launch was officiated by YAB Dato’ Mohamed Khaled Nordin, Chief Minister of Johor, Malaysia.

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The new BPM centre will be a modern and world-class facility, replete with state-of-the-art technology, customer experience tools and global quality best practices for providing multi –channel Customer Lifecycle Management solutions. The centre will have an initial capacity for over 700 employees, which could be additionally expanded basis new business opportunities and growth. At the time of inauguration the new facility would have employed up to 550 personnel, of which 90% would be local workforce from Johor, Iskandar.    
 
Sandip Sen, Global CEO, Aegis Limited said “Aegis has been a pioneer in the global delivery model and that led us to grow & expand our strategic presence in Malaysia. This reinforces Aegis’ strategy of providing our customers with an ecosystem which taps a skilled talent market and provides the best tools, processes and practices to enhance customer experience and life time value.”

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The company entered Malaysia in 2014 and since then has grown to over 3000 professionals serving leading enterprises across 2 centres in Kuala Lumpur. Aegis Malaysia provides a holistic Business Process Management, SMAC and technology based solutions across Telecom, BFSI, Retail, Consumer, Hospitality and technology.
 
Zulfiqar Zainuddin, Managing Director of i2M Ventures Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad dedicated to investment and promotion of Iskandar, said “Aegis Iskandar’s Centre of Excellence will drive Iskandar Puteri to new heights with the creation of high-value knowledge-based jobs, and with 90% of the jobs are being filled locally, this further demonstrates Johor’s strong socioeconomic fundamentals and attractiveness as a viable investment destination.”

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Dr. James Tee, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Medini Iskandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd, said “With Aegis’ presence in Medini 7, Medini City will be a magnet for other international and local companies to expand their business here. Medini City is an attractive address due to its proximity to Singapore, the variety of incentives and integrated central business district development plan that focuses on creating smart and sustainable communities where residents, workers, visitors and investors alike can experience a place that is uniquely liveable, connected, efficient and safe.”
 
Aegis’ Business has grown substantially in Malaysia and is now a recognized leader in the sector.
 
Divya Dutta, Chief Operating Officer, Aegis Malaysia added “Malaysia is our hub for multi-channel Asian languages, and we are committed to expand our presence in Johor to assist our global clients.  Johor offers availability of skilled talent, strong government support and favourable business culture which will enable Malaysia to carve out a niche in the global outsourcing landscape. “
 
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About Aegis
Aegis is a global outsourcing and technology services company committed to impacting clients’ business outcomes by focusing on enhancing customer experience across all touch points and channels. Aegis has operations in 46 locations across 9 countries with more than 40,000 employees. Aegis services over 150 clients from verticals such as Banking and Financial Services, Insurance, Technology, Telecom, Healthcare, Travel & Hospitality, Consumer Goods, Retail, and Energy & Utilities. The company is wholly owned by Essar, a USD 27 billion conglomerate.  For more information, write to us at info@aegisglobal.com or visit www.aegisglobal.com
 
Aegis Media Contact
Aegis (Global)
Danveer Bhasin, Vice President - Global Marketing and Strategy
Aegis Limited
Phone: +91 99301 35788
Email: Danveer.Bhasin@aegisglobal.com
 
 
About i2M Ventures Sdn Bhd
i2M Ventures Sdn Bhd was established in 2013 as a company that focuses on the development of strategic investment promotion initiatives known as GBS ISKANDAR for the Global Business Services (GBS) and Shared Services & Outsourcing (SSO) sector in Iskandar Puteri, Iskandar Malaysia. It is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad – the strategic investment fund of the Government of Malaysia. For more information, visit http://www.gbs-iskandar.my
 
i2M Media Contact
Grace Liew, Vice President – Investor Solutions
i2M Ventures Sdn Bhd
Phone: +6019-2678077
Email: grace.liew@i2m.com.my
 
About Medini Iskandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd
Medini Iskandar Malaysia Sdn Bhd (MIM) is the master planner and master developer of the 2,230-acre urban township Medini, located in the heart of Iskandar Puteri. A Central Business District of Iskandar Puteri, Medini City offers incentives uniquely available to Medini. MIM welcomes investors who are seeking investment opportunities in a prime destination strategically located near Singapore.
 
Established in 2007, MIM is owned by Jasmine Acres Sdn Bhd (60%), United World Infrastructure (20%) and Mitsui & Co. Ltd (20%). MIM’s largest shareholder, Jasmine Acres, is jointly owned by Khazanah Nasional Berhad and Iskandar Investment Berhad.
For more information, visit us at www.medini.com.my.
 
MIM Media Contacts
Haniza Abdul Hamid, SVP – Communications
Phone:  +6019-7715357
Email:   haniza@medini.com.my
Izzayati Husna Ahmad, Associate – Communications
Phone:  +6019-7176270
Email:   izzayati.husna@medini.com.my