Globant has been in Colombia for eight years, and now have 1,500 employees in Bogotá, and another 1,000 in Medellin. In total, the company has about 9,700 employees, meaning that over 25% of Globant’s workforce is in Colombia.
Belatrix Software runs delivery centers in Peru, Colombia, Spain, and the United States in addition to Argentina. With this acquisition, Globant is confident they will have a great cultural fit between both teams.
Genpact will open a new delivery center in Heredia, Costa Rica and a digital innovation hub focused on advanced analytics in Guadalajara, Mexico to service Walmart's Finance and Accounting operations in Latin America.
Nearshore Americas spoke to recruiters from four different companies operating in different locations across Latin America and the Caribbean to find out how they are approaching the challenge of finding the right talent.
In addition to ensuring there is adequate English language skills in each country, OneLink BPO CEO Eduardo Salazar believes there is a need for greater flexibility in labor laws to allow for hiring hourly employees.