Rakuten opens development centre in Bangalore

Thursday, 03 July 2014 10:20 administrator

Logo RakutenThe Internet service company announces its first centre for enhancing talent and operations in India.


Bangalore. Rakuten Inc., one of the world’s leading internet service companies, has recently announced the opening of its new Rakuten India Development and Operations Centre (RIDOC) in collaboration with PROLIM Global Corporation, a private IT consulting services companies in USA with operations in India. In addition to its primary role as a global development center, the RIDOC will also supplement Rakuten’s knowledge-base and staffing retention.

The opening of the RIDOC follows the establishment of Rakuten’s development centers in China, the U.S. and Singapore.

Rakuten, Inc. Managing Executive Officer and Director of Development, Hiroaki Yasutake commented, “I am very pleased to announce the opening of the RIDOC. By developing resources at the RIDOC that will be used throughout the Rakuten Group, we will have the opportunity to develop best practices, standardise processes and procedures, improve the efficiency of our operations worldwide and build a truly global team.”

The RIDOC is located in the World Trade Center in Bangalore, which is known as the Silicon Valley of India and is the home to a large number of multinational IT companies, putting it in the ideal location of the hub of IT in India.