30 November, Dhaka – An independent report titled ‘Betting on the Future – The Bangladesh IT-ITeS Industry is Poised for Growth’, published by the Everest Group, highlighted one of Southtech Limited’s success stories in its whitepaper. The Everest Group is a US based research and consultancy firm who worked in collaboration with the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) to better understand the IT-ITeS landscape in Bangladesh.
Leveraging ICT for Growth, Employment and Governance (LICT) is a project of the Bangladesh Computer Council under the Ministry of Posts, Telecommunication and Information Technology. LICT recently appointed the Boston Consulting Group to help increase investment and employment opportunities in the ICT sector in Bangladesh. BCG are a global management consultancy firm who jointly launched the CEO Outreach Programme with the government in July 2017.
Southtech Limited is one of only ten companies chosen by BCG to take part in the coveted CEO Outreach Programme. During the duration of the CEO Outreach Programme, BCG will advise Southtech on various matters, ranging from industry trends to pitch delivery.
Everest Group identified only five of the ten companies selected in BCG’s Strategic CEO Outreach Programme to be highlighted in their whitepaper. Southtech’s recognized success story was based on their implementation of a customized software in US based clinical trials company, CTSDatabase. “Southtech stands out in its professionalism and experience and has become the offshore vendor of choice. They provide us a much better service at a much lower cost”, mentioned the IT Director of CTSDatabase.