The head of the delivery center, as well as, general manager at Hungary’s Tata Consultancy Services, Prabal Datta, had a conversation with the Budapest Business Journal regarding the eighteen years of growth in Budapest of the firm based in India.
The first question was asked what the reason behind choosing Budapest and how has the center changed since then?
Prabal Datta responded to this by saying that their business in Hungary is currently at the core of their European operation. They provide support to their customers from Europe, as well as, around the world from here. Tata Consultancy Services chose Hungary, as well as, Budapest as its first and up till now its exclusive European Delivery Center, as it provides an all-encompassing talent pool and proximity to the locations of clients. The legal, stable, as well as, the economic environment was also given high valued when, eighteen years ago, the decision was made. As you might be aware, Tata Consultancy Services’ business in Europe has been undergoing double-digit growth. That puts a significant onus on them for making sure that they continue to provide the supreme value to their customers as they get on their journey on growth, as well as, transformation. This implies that they to deliver the higher, as well as, higher value-added capability constantly needed for the digital age.
Datta stated that he was very delighted to share that their emphasis on the creation of capabilities, as well as, superior execution have helped them in getting the twice size in the past 3 years. They are not only increasing the size but also adding increasingly value-adding services to their portfolio.
He further told that in 2001, they began with a couple dozen IT engineers and at present, Tata Consultancy Services employs over 2,500 associates from across all geographies and domains. The main focus of their services is in Digital Information Technology and cognitive business operations.