BPO company Startek's India unit has recorded operating income of $2.6 million in the second quarter of 2021, a senior official of the company said on Thursday.
The company, which follows January-December financial year, had posted a loss in the same quarter a year ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Startek global chief financial officer Vikash Sureka told PTI.
"Startek India revenue grew by about 44 per cent to $24.07 million in the second quarter of 2021, from $16.67 million in the same period a year ago," he said.
The India revenue includes Sri Lanka business as well, the company said, adding that the main business is significantly driven from India.
India contributes around 12-13 per cent to the global revenue of Startek which entered into India with acquisition of Aegis BPO.
The company employs over 18,000 people across 17 business process management centers with a spread across tier 1 and 2 locations such Lucknow, Bhopal etc.
Startek global net revenue increased by 33 per cent to $189 million during the reported quarter, compared to $142.2 million it recorded in the corresponding quarter of 2020.
(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)