UST, a leading digital transformation solutions company, headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, United States, has announced that it is exploring the possibility of establishing itself in Sri Lanka. Their intention is to hire more than 10,000 new employees around the world.
With offices in 25 countries and more than 35 offices, UST is a rapidly growing information technology company providing industry-leading digital transformation services, products and platforms to Global 2000 and Fortune 500 companies around the world. whole. With over 28,000 employees worldwide, UST has dedicated software delivery centers and offices in the United States, Canada, India, Mexico, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Poland, Israel, in Spain, the Philippines, Singapore, Germany and Australia.
Paras Chandaria, Executive Chairman, UST and other company representatives are currently in Colombo, meeting with various stakeholders, company representatives and government officials.
UST’s largest shareholder, Comcraft, through its investment arm, has also been successfully investing in Sri Lanka for over 40 years since the early 1980s. Some of their investments include Lanka Aluminum Industries PLC and its group companies, Metecno (Pvt) Ltd, Mainetti (Pvt) Ltd, CIC Agri Business and several other companies.
“We are delighted to be working with UST and to be involved in their operations, especially in the development of human capital in the IT sector in Sri Lanka. Our IT talent is second to none with a great attitude and a great work ethic, ”said Dinal Peiris, President of Lanka Aluminum Industries PLC Group.
UST has been recognized as the best place to work in Malaysia, USA, UK, India and Mexico. Additionally, UST was named Top Employer 2021 in eight countries by the Top Employers Institute (TEI). The company also received a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award for being one of the 100 Best Workplaces in 2020.