SOURCE: Xchanging

April 07, 2010 02:01 ET


LONDON--(Marketwire - April 7, 2010) -

Appoints William Woo as Managing Director for South East Asia region

SINGAPORE, 07 April 2010 - Xchanging (LSE: XCH), a large, fast growing business processor, today announced the appointment of William Woo as Managing Director for South East Asia region. In this role, William will be responsible for growing Xchanging's fledgling business in the South East Asian markets. His key remit will be to leverage Xchanging's information technology expertise as an enabler for productivity improvement and innovation for customers in South East Asia.

William joins Xchanging from EDS, where he spent over 20 years in various senior level positions across Asia and the South East Asia regions. In his role as Vice President Global Service Delivery for EDS Asia, William led the sales and implementation of a US$ 1 billion outsourcing deal with Singapore Government. This was the largest IT contract awarded over the last decade in the Asia Pacific region. William later assumed responsibility for customer relationship management, sales, contract management, partner management and business office functions for this contract. He has also successfully led the transformation of EDS' Information Technology Outsourcing and Business Process Outsourcing business into a global service delivery model.

In this role, William will report to Kerry Purcell, Head of Asia Pacific region for Xchanging. He will be based in Singapore and will join the regional management team. Xchanging's Asia Pacific business includes Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, India, China and Japan.

Commenting on William's appointment, Kerry Purcell said, "I am delighted to have William join our team. His vast experience in technology and BPO will be invaluable as we drive ahead to seize emerging opportunities in the Asia Pacific markets. William's in-depth knowledge of the markets and his experience of working in South East Asia will help further strengthen our relationship with our customers in the region. I welcome him to Xchanging and wish him success in this exciting role."

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About Xchanging

Xchanging is one of the largest and fastest growing business processors. With a wide range of multinational customers in 42 countries and employing over 8,000 people, we are a truly global company. Our aim is simply to provide business processing services better, cheaper and faster.

Xchanging provides procurement, accounting, human resources and technology services across industries. These include banking, insurance, manufacturing, retail and real estate among others. We combine functional expertise with deep industry domain knowledge to provide industry-specific outcomes for our customers.

Listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2007, the company is in the FTSE250, the index of mid-capitalised companies traded on the London Stock Exchange. Xchanging is also a member of the FTSE4Good index which measures the performance of companies that meet globally recognised corporate responsibility standards.


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