Zensar hosts Consul General of India in San Francisco, Ambassador Sanjay Panda at its San Jose office, USA
Press Release | 14 May 2019
San Jose, USA, May 14, 2019: Zensar, a leading digital solutions and technology services Company that specializes in partnering with global organizations across industries on their Digital transformation journey, hosted Consul General, San Francisco, Honorable Ambassador Sanjay Panda at its San Jose office. The event was a visit to discuss and highlight Consulate focus areas in the region and understand specific challenges and opportunities for technology companies of Indian origin located in the Bay area.
Commenting on this occasion, Sandeep Kishore, CEO and MD, Zensar said, “We are honored and delighted to welcome Ambassador Mr. Sanjay Panda to our office. We look forward to collaborating with the Consulate office in creating value for US companies who trust us to be their Digital partner of choice. Our focus is on investing in local talent, setting up operations closer to our customers here and contributing to the growth of the Indian IT industry.”
Consul General, San Francisco, Ambassador Sanjay Panda said, “The Bay area is considered the hub of innovation, having a global impact. Digitization of the various sectors of the economy will play a vital role in India’s economic progress and technology companies like Zensar are leading this qualitative transformation. We are working towards developing and implementing community programs which root the Indian diaspora, ensure that new/future generations in this part of the world, know about Indian culture and society.”
The Consulate of San Francisco is one of the largest Consulates in the world for India given the size of its territorial jurisdiction and the Indian diaspora numbers within. The Consulate focuses and stands for three key tenets of Consular, Community and commercial. The event saw the presence of officials from the Consulate and Zensar employees. The discussions revolved around the challenges faced by the Indian IT industry and how all have a role to play in addressing the same. Digital India, its progress and impact across Indians living in remote places in India was highlighted. The key focus areas of the Consulate General’s office like ease of visa issuance, increase efficiency on all matters pertaining to citizen services, and create a dependable source of information and help for the Indian diaspora. There was discussion around the merits of increased interaction with the Indian community based in the Bay area.