SOURCE: GlobalLogic

GlobalLogic

September 13, 2010 04:30 ET

GlobalLogic Expands Operations Into Central Europe

Hires New Vice President and Opens Office in Germany

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - September 13, 2010) -  GlobalLogic, the leader in software R&D services, opened a new office in Frankfurt, Germany and welcomed Armin Roth as its Vice President of Central Europe. Roth will be responsible for introducing GlobalLogic to companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland to complement its existing presence in Northern and Eastern Europe. This expansion furthers GlobalLogic's goal to generate as much as 50% of its business outside of North America within three years.

Roth has over twenty years of consulting, sales and sales management experience involving offshore software development services. Prior to joining GlobalLogic, Roth served as Western Europe Managing Director at a large outsourcing company, where he built and managed relationships with leading banks and telcos in Germany and Switzerland. He also successfully developed global software development markets for technology services firms such as Mummert Consulting, Steria, Integris and Groupe Bull.

"We're very excited to have Armin on board to grow our business in Central Europe," said Ajmal Noorani, Chief of International Business, GlobalLogic. "As stated by The Economist, Germany is Europe's growth engine due to a strong focus on R&D and innovation. Switzerland and Austria also rank very high in these areas and are naturally attractive markets."

"Companies in the DACH region are rapidly moving towards global partnerships to drive innovation and enhance competitiveness," said Armin Roth, GlobalLogic's newly appointed Vice President of Central Europe. "GlobalLogic is a strong, value-added R&D partner with substantial domain expertise across high-growth markets like telecom, embedded software, digital media and mobile. I am very optimistic about the company's growth into Central Europe."

About GlobalLogic
The leader in software R&D services, GlobalLogic partners with technology businesses to deliver quality products to market rapidly and cost-effectively. GlobalLogic's network of global innovation hubs connect over 3,000 of the most innovative software minds in the US, India, Ukraine, China and Argentina through an award-winning Agile collaboration platform (GlobalLogic Velocity™). GlobalLogic provides clients with a full range of R&D services in markets such as Digital Media, Electronics, Finance, Healthcare, Infrastructure, Retail and Telecom. For more information, visit www.globallogic.com