Chicago Based Cloud Company AHEAD Enters India
Leading US-Based Enterprise Cloud Solutions Provider, AHEAD, Expands Global Footprint with India Presence
Chicago-based AHEAD, a leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions, has announced its entry into the Indian market. AHEAD has a presence across 24 locations in the United States, and the anticipated opening of a service delivery office in Gurugram, India this summer.
AHEAD offers services and solutions across cloud platforms, digital engineering, data and analytics, data centre modernization, automation, cybersecurity, and managed services. The company aims to leverage its extensive expertise to implement a global growth strategy designed to scale expansion and meet the increasing demand for unique skill sets while continuing to deliver impactful results to clients.
The Indian operations will be led by Praveen Grover, Vice President and Managing Director. He has over 20 years of experience in enterprise technology and best shoring. Praveen has successfully built and led many transnational operations, including growing TriCore’s India operations and expanding Rackspace Technology’sIndia shared services centre, while maintaining a positive operational impact.
Speaking about this, Praveen Grover, Vice President and Managing Director, AHEAD India, said, “We are thrilled about the opportunities that AHEAD India presents for both our clients and our team. By establishing a presence in India, we can better serve our clients by providing larger service engagements, flexible cost structures, and follow-the-sun support. This important step is a testament to our commitment to delivering impactful results to our clients, and we look forward to continuing to innovate and grow in the Indian market.”
Adding further, Patrick Meade, AHEAD Chief Services Officer, said, “AHEAD’s investment in India is a crucial step towards accelerating the impact of technology in every client we serve. Through this growth, we expect to expand our recruiting pipeline, organize project teams faster, and enhance quality and client experience.
By the end of 2024, AHEAD India aims to employ hundreds of associates and further strengthen its presence in the region. The company will focus on supporting the growth of its managed services, digital solutions, security, data centre, network, and enterprise service management practices, ensuring that clients have access to the best technology and expertise to drive their businesses forward.