Serco, the international service company, today announced that its global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) business has been positioned as a 'Major Contender' in a leading industry index, Everest Group's latest PEAK Matrix Global Report published in the October 2012, "A PEAK into the Leaders, Major Contenders, and Emerging Players of the Banking BPO Market" report on Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI). The positioning follows Serco's market success in the sector, as well as operational scale and scope of delivery capability from the company's nearly 100 centers around the world. The 2012 PEAK Matrix for Banking Business Process Outsourcing is based on the analysis of 300 plus BFSI BPO contracts.
Tom Riall, Chief Executive Officer of Serco Global Services, said, "This is an important endorsement for our capabilities in the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance sectors and our BPO business overall. As a new entrant to Everest's PEAK Matrix, we are delighted to be positioned as a global leader in such a well respected industry index. It is a testament not only to the high quality services and capabilities that we deliver to customers in the Banking Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) vertical, but also to our broader BPO offering. The market increasingly is recognizing that Serco Global Services is a major player bringing valued added BPO services to customers in our chosen markets."
Serco's service offerings in banking and financial services encompasses more than 6,000 employees supporting 23 global clients in processing transactions, handling customer care, collections and finance and accounting processes. We service retail banking operations, mortgage operations, credit card operations, corporate banking operations, wealth management and credit bureau operations.
Serco's BPO capabilities offer middle and back office solutions to public and private sector organizations globally. With a presence in eleven countries, nearly 100 locations and a strong workforce of more than 50,000 employees Serco is among the top 20 global BPO players with onshore, offshore and near shore capabilities in the US, UK, Europe, Middle East, India, South Africa, Mauritius, Philippines, Guatemala and Australia. With flexibility in designing solutions to suit client requirements, Serco's BPO capabilities have helped clients to re-engineer processes across industry verticals such as Banking & Financial Services, Travel, Transportation & Hospitality, Healthcare, Logistics, Utility, Retail & Manufacturing, Telecom, IT & Online services, Media, Education and Entertainment. We provide transactional, process and voice support, finance and accounting services and business transformation consulting, making us strongly placed to provide our customers with a broad range of end-to-end business services.