SYKEs India, the digital marketing and customer service company has set up its third centre in Hyderabad, which is its fifth in the country. This centre, spread over 33,000 sq. ft will take on about 150 people by the end of the year. The Company has two centres in Bengaluru too.
While the centres in Hyderabad employ about a 1000, the ones at Bengaluru have about 200 employees.
The new centre — which has come up in NSL SEZ, Uppal, in Hyderabad — is capable of accommodating about 450 people, of which 300 have already been selected and the rest will be taken on by December.
The Company’s 1,500-people team is serving clients and brands for different industries including banking, communication, technology, telecom, retail, and small and medium businesses.
SYKES India provides support to a wide base of clients including Global 2,000 companies as well as many of the new and emerging brands. SYKES’ global headquarters is in Tampa, Florida, but it has a strong presence in 20 countries,
The Company has been following strict safety and social-distancing protocols at its offices. Only four people are allowed inside the elevators and it is mandatory for everyone to face the wall or the opposite direction to minimise contact. All the doors in the common areas are equipped with a foot door handle and the cafeteria capacity has been restricted to 25 per cent of the seating capacity.