SOURCE: Emptoris, Inc.

Emptoris, Inc.

September 15, 2011 13:06 ET

Emptoris Secures State-of-the-Art Facility for Expanded India Operations

Leading Strategic Supply and Contract Management Solutions Provider Selects Prime Location in Pune for Global Delivery Organization

BURLINGTON, MA and PUNE, INDIA--(Marketwire - Sep 15, 2011) - On the heels of appointing Prashant Deshpande as senior vice president and general manager of its India operations, Emptoris, Inc. ("Emptoris"), a leading provider of strategic supply and contract management solutions, today announced it has secured a new state-of-the-art facility that can accommodate over 500 employees for its Pune-based Emptoris Technologies India (ETI) organization. Under Deshpande's leadership, the new facility will house ETI's premier global delivery center with engineering, professional services, customer support and application hosting management functions in a co-located environment designed to deliver higher value to Emptoris' more than 350 global customers.

Coming off two strategic global acquisitions within the last year -- telecom expense management provider Rivermine and supplier management solution Xcitec -- Emptoris continues to expand its talented employee base to meet new R&D, professional services and customer service needs. The company's new India facility will enable various key functions to deliver innovative, high value services in a collaborative environment.

"This new space is an ideal working environment for promoting a high quality of work-life balance for our global delivery organization's top talent, who are driving key product enhancements and superior 24/7 customer support," said Patrick D. Quirk, president and CEO of Emptoris, who is onsite in Pune today. "The new Pune office complements our other locations across the globe and will provide further local support for customers and partners in India and throughout Southeast Asia."

Situated in Commerzone Tech Park near Pune airport, the new facility will house a talented workforce with skills in areas such as product development, customer support, applications management and professional services.

Deshpande added, "Our India delivery center provides easy access to Emptoris' internal knowledge base and talent pool and will drive quicker resolution of customer issues with engineering, customer support, professional services, and applications management functions co-located under one roof. This combination of agility, flexibility and high quality of delivery at a lower cost translates into real sustainable value for our global customers."

Including the new Pune, India facility, Emptoris operates ten offices worldwide. The company is headquartered in Burlington, Mass.

About Emptoris
Emptoris, Inc. is a world leader in strategic supply and contract management solutions that enable companies to maximize financial performance and optimize commercial risk. The company's suite of award-winning and industry-recognized sourcing, contract management, spend analysis, supplier lifecycle management, services procurement and telecom expense management solutions are successfully used by Global 2000 companies. Emptoris is proud to partner with industry leaders such as American Express, Boeing, GlaxoSmithKline, Kraft, Motorola, Syngenta and Vodafone. For more information, visit www.emptoris.com.

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