Plano, TX – May 08, 2013 – NTT DATA, Inc, a leading IT services provider, announced today that its new North American corporate headquarters will be located in Plano, Texas. The 6th largest IT services provider in the world, NTT DATA operates its global headquarters in Japan. NTT DATA currently employs 60,000 people in more than 35 countries with approximately 18,000 supporting North American clients.
The North America region is the company’s largest business segment outside of Japan and where significant investments in growth are being made by both NTT DATA and NTT Group. NTT DATA is part of the NTT Group, a Fortune 29 and $130B company with 225,000 employees in 70 countries. The company recently announced an NTT Group R&D Center opening in Silicon Valley.
“The extensive technology services talent pool and IT community were driving factors for selecting Plano,” said John McCain, president and CEO of NTT DATA, Inc. “Having a central location to most of our customers in North America so we can best serve them was also quite important. We feel all of this helps us attract and retain top talent, which is vital to support our growth in key areas such as cloud computing, application modernization, and mobility.”
The Plano headquarters will be NTT DATA’s newest location in the region, joining other major metropolitan locations including Boston, Chicago, New York, San Francisco Bay Area, Toronto, and Washington, DC.
“I am delighted and honored to welcome NTT DATA to Plano,” said Phil Dyer, Mayor of Plano, TX. “This is a company that prides itself on maintaining the highest standards for corporate citizenship and excellent service delivery to its customers. NTT DATA is a great addition to our community. Plano is committed to providing an excellent quality of life, quality City services, enhanced economic development, future-focused planning, and a great educational system. I look forward to supporting their growth locally and throughout North America.”
About NTT DATA
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