Michael has spent most of his career (14 years, in fact) helping steer Wachovia's BPO strategy, where he led over 130 transitions, managed over 1000 SLAs, over four countries and three service providers. He also served as Wachovia's CFO for Banking Operations. Michael recently made his first foray into service provider world, leading the financial services vertical for up-and-coming BPO and KPO service provider Aditya Birla Minacs.
Michael is sharing his views with us on where he sees the banking sector going with its BPO strategies - namely a further sell-off of captives, service provider rationalization, growth in regional markets, and also the smaller banks opening up to BPO contracts. Over to you Michael:
What we are seeing in the financial services sector is nothing less