The West would need to keep outsourcing to India

Azim Premji, Chairman of Wipro, the 3rd largest outsourcing firm in India.

Its hard to miss the grin on Azim Premji’s face as he tells NY Times why West would need to keep outsourcing to India:

The West is not producing enough engineers. The United States will produce 75,000 engineers this year; they will produce more sports therapists than engineers. Germany, the great engineering power of Europe, will produce 35,000 engineers this year; they will produce more architects than engineers. Western companies want access to Indian talent, that is why they outsource, that is why they come to India to set up base.

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Author: anand

Currently CleverTap. Founder & ex-CTO - burrp. A techie and an entrepreneur at heart. Have worked in US, China and India.

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