Client, Alsbridge, has announced its Next Top Ten list for outsourcing locations in Latin America.
After the major centers of Sao Paolo, Santiago and Buenos Aires, Alsbridge research has identified ten up-and-coming locations among the areas being evaluated.
The cities emerging as hot spots in Latin America are San Jose (Costa Rica), Managua (Nicaragua) Monterrey (Mexico), Panama City (Panama) Bogotá (Colombia), Montevideo (Uruguay), Guatemala City (Guatemala), Brasília (Brazil), Juarez (Mexico) and Curitiba (Brazil).
The criteria for selecting the cities was based on several factors including population, accessibility, education of the workforce and success of existing companies that have businesses in these cities. A more detailed report on each city, along with commentary including accessibility, educational institutions and existing outsourcing companies may be viewed here.
Alsbridge research previously identified the next top ten emerging cities in India and China. Companies should be mindful of their location and carefully engage outside assistance from focused consulting experts such as Alsbridge prior to making any location decision. Future reports will include Eastern Europe, Africa and the United States. For these studies and additional research on outsourcing and offshoring, visit outsourcingleadership.com.
Photo of Teatro Nacional shot on location in San Jose, Costa Rica, by Alan Weinkrantz – (c) 2007 All Rights Reserved