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Bangalore, Karnataka, India, 2007/05/03 - Pr. Laura Tyson joins the Board of Directors along with Michael Moritz - General Partner, Sequoia Capital, Ram Shriram - Founding Board Member of 24/7 Customer, George Shaheen, member of Board of Directors of Network Appliances.
24/7 Customer, Inc. announced the appointment of Laura Tyson, Professor of Business Administration and Economics at the University of California at Berkeley, to its Board of Directors.
“It is with great pleasure I welcome Laura Tyson as a member of our Board of Directors. Her immense knowledge on global economy and experience as an economic adviser will be a great asset to propel the growth of 24/7 Customer,” said PV Kannan, Co-Founder and CEO, 24/7 Customer Inc. “Laura’s varied experience in the government, academia and corporate combined with the experience of our other directors perfectly complements, to provide us with gainful insights on global business environment,” he further added.
Professor Laura Tyson instrumental for 'Tyson Report' on the Recruitment and Development of Non-Executive Directors holds an impressive & varied portfolio. She is a member of Boards of Directors of Morgan Stanley, Eastman Kodak Company, and AT&T, Inc. She is also a Board Director at the New America Foundation, the Brookings Institute, Council on Foreign Relations and the Institute for International Economics.
“24/7 Customer has a great team of global talent that is very innovative, performance driven and customer focused. I am very excited to be a member of the board of directors of 24/7 Customer, a pioneer and leader in BPO." said Professor Laura Tyson.
Professor Laura Tyson was the President's National Economic Adviser and key architect of President Clinton's domestic and international policy agenda. She has also served as a member of the President's National Security Council and Domestic Policy Council. She is the first woman to be Sixteenth Chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers. In her role, she was responsible for providing the President and his National Economic Council advice and analysis on all economic policy matters, preparing the Administration's economic forecasts and the annual Economic Report of the President. She was also the Dean at the London Business School from January 2002-December 2006 and the Dean at the Walter A. Haas School of Business from July 1998-December 2001. She holds a doctorate in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
About 24/7 Customer
24/7 Customer, Inc. (247customer.com) is the first BPO Company that provides integrated customer lifecycle management services through a "Multi-shore™ global delivery model" and is the number one in business performance to 85% of its clients globally. 24/7 Customer enables customers to enhance customer-impacting business processes through its experience, size, scalability, flexibility, business understanding and operational excellence. Founded in April 2000, 24/7 Customer has offices in India, US and UK and six delivery centers in India, Philippines, and Guatemala. The facilities equipped with state-of-the-art physical, telecom and network infrastructure ensure smooth handling of over 6 million transactions per month.