Shanghai, China — (METERING.COM) — July 3, 2008 – DST International (DSTi), a provider of business software and work management solutions to the investment management industry, has announced the opening of a new office in Shanghai.
CEO Tom Abraham said at the opening ceremony: “Having worked in Asia for many years, this is my first official Chinese ceremonial duty. Realizing that this is not a time for celebrations in China, DSTi’s local and international staff held a collection for victims of the Sichuan Earthquake. I have been amazed by the compassion and generosity I have seen exhibited here in the aftermath of the earthquake. I feel proud of DSTi’s Chinese staff, our company and China’s response to this tragedy.”
Asia CEO Rhonda Lepsch said: “We have been delighted with the growth that we have experienced in China over the past five years. DSTi’s rapidly expanding client base has required that we recruit additional staff in order to continue to service our local clients in a highly responsive and professional manner. In addition, DSTi is expanding its solutions and services offerings for the China market and the new office will provide us with the additional capacity required to further increase our local sales, consulting and support teams.”