FPT Software and NCS develop a technology center of 3,000 employees
Hanoi, Vietnam, 1 August 2022 – FPT Software (a member company of FPT Group) and NCS (a member company of Singtel Group) a leading technology service provider in the Asia-Pacific region, signed a cooperation agreement to develop a strategic technology center (SDC) in Vietnam, meet the strategic goal of expanding the development network, providing global technology services of both parties. The center is expected to reach a scale of more than 3,000 employees by 2025. This is also the 3rd strategic technology center of NCS in Asia.
Mr Ng Kuo Pin, CEO of NCS and Dr Truong Gia Binh, FPT Chairman at the signing ceremony
Specifically, the Strategic Technology Center jointly built by FPT Software and NCS in Vietnam will provide infrastructure services such as security environments, on-demand training programs as well as access to highly qualified technology human resources, operating according to Integrated Delivery Methods.
Mr Ng Kuo Pin, CEO of NCS, said, “Demand for digital transformation services continues to accelerate in this region. Coupled with the strong pool of high calibre talent in Vietnam, our proven delivery methods and extensive reach, we can help our clients transform and run their operations more efficiently and at optimised costs. By enhancing our digital and workforce capabilities and forging strategic partnerships with recognised leaders like FPT Software, we aim to create a highly compelling end-to-end digital transformation value proposition for our clients.”
Mr Ng Kuo Pin, CEO of NCS at the signing ceremony
NCS’ third delivery centre in Vietnam will employ a team of more than 3,000 by 2025 and complement existing delivery centres in Pune, India, and Chengdu, China. It will offer bespoke infrastructure services such as secure operating environments, client customised training, as well as access to an expanded pool of high calibre tech talent managed via NCS proprietary and proven Integrated Delivery Methods (IDM). This represents the first of NCS’ growing interest and partnerships in Vietnam.
Dr Truong Gia Binh, FPT Chairman, said, “FPT has pledged to accompany our clients and communities to a better future; and the partnership with NCS fortifies that commitment. As a complete IT solutions provider, we have been a trusted partner to companies and authorities in their digital transformation journey. We look forward to working together with NCS to strengthen the business operations of clients and to help them realise their digital transformation goals at accelerated speed.”
Dr Truong Gia Binh, FPT Chairman at the signing ceremony
Through this partnership, clients will be able to access FPT Software’s talent pool and proven expertise that spans more than two decades. FPT Software, a subsidiary of FPT Corporation, has a global presence in 27 countries and a mix of onsite, nearshore and offshore delivery models, enabling great scalability, timely assistance and cost optimisation for clients and partners worldwide.
According to IDC, the digital services market in APAC will grow at a CAGR of 16.9% over 2020-2025 to reach US$190.8 billion in 2025.
NCS, a subsidiary of Singtel Group, is a leading technology services firm with presence in Asia Pacific and partners with governments and enterprises to advance communities through technology. Combining the experience and expertise of its 12,000-strong team across 61 specialisations, NCS provides differentiated and end-to-end technology services to clients with its NEXT capabilities in digital, cloud and platforms, as well as core offerings in application, infrastructure, engineering and cybersecurity. NCS also believes in building a strong partner ecosystem with leading technology players, research institutions and start-ups to support open innovation and co-creation.
FPT Software is a globally leading technology and IT services provider headquartered in Vietnam with nearly US$632 million in revenue and more than 25,000 employees. As a pioneer in digital transformation, FPT Software delivers world-class services in Smart factories, Digital platforms, RPA, AI, Machine Learning, IoT, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud, Data Analytics, Blockchain, AR/VR, Business Applications, Application Services, BPO, and so on. The company has served over 1000+ customers worldwide, a hundred of which are Fortune Global 500 companies in Banking & Finance, Logistics & Transportation, Aerospace & Aviation, Automotive Utilities, eCommerce & Retail, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Telco & Media and more.