chairman Jaithirth (Jerry) Rao might have been just another Citibanker
had not the bank posted him to California. When Rao arrived in California
in 1995, the Internet had become hot.
Citibank in mid-1998. Went and met Rick Braddock who in 1991-1992
had been president of Citicorp and Rao’s mentor. Braddock was Rao’s
first angel investor. P.C. Chatterjee of the Soros Chatterjee group
too came on board, as did ING Barings. Rao collected over $4.5 million.
call centre business, it may easily overtake our other businesses.
We’re talking about triple digit growth for three years.
The next five years provide a historic BPO opportunity. You’re talking about hundreds of thousands of jobs, maybe millions of jobs,” says Jaithirth(Jerry) Rao, Chairman, MphasiS.