Mascot Systems to be renamed iGATE Global Solutions
By siliconindia | Tuesday, 24 June 2003, 07:00 Hrs
PITTSBURGH: Mascot Systems today announced it is changing its name to iGATE Global Solutions Limited (IGS). The announcement was made following approval from the company's shareholders during its Annual General Meeting held on June 20, 2003. According to a company release, in the past 6 months, various acquisitions have transformed the company into a larger-scale organization with expanded service offerings in the BPO, Data Management and CRM areas and increased geographic presence within India and in China. The change in name brings the company into harmony with the worldwide identity of the parent company, iGATE Corporation. "The name change decision reflects the importance that offshore services have taken for iGATE Corporation as a whole, and emphasizes our commitment to expanding iGATE Global Solutions," said Sunil Wadhwani, Chairman, iGATE Global Solutions. "The new identity gives us a strong brand name to re-position us in the international marketplace", said Ashok Trivedi, Vice Chairman, iGATE Global Solutions.