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Avasant is ranked as a World’s Best Outsourcing Advisor 2012

Los Angeles, USA: July 11, 2012: International Association of Outsourcing Professional (IAOP) has ranked Avasant in its World's Best Outsourcing Advisor's for 2012. Of all considered companies, Avasant was the highest ranking advisor on the basis of "Customer References." Avasant has consecutively ranked as a World's Best Outsourcing Advisor for four years running. The rankings list was published in on July 9th 2012, in a special issue of Fortune magazine's advertising section. Avasant is a respected thought leader in the industry, with strong consulting, research, and events solution areas. "We thank IAOP for this recognition and IAOP's leadership in the sourcing industry," said Kevin S. Parikh, Avasant's Global CEO. Adding, "Avasant's strong relationships amongst ‘buyer stakeholders' has helped Avasant maintain its focus in the sourcing industry. . . simply put, we put our client's first." IAOP ranks advisory firms based on size and growth, customer references, organizational competence, and management capabilities. About Avasant Avasant is a global strategy and sourcing advisory firm that helps clients navigate the complete lifecycle of IT, Business and Knowledge Processes sourcing solutions through an experienced team of management consultants, advisors, and lawyers. Avasant offers advisory services in three primary practice areas: Strategic Sourcing, Technology Optimization and Globalization services. Our talented consultants average over 20 years of industry-honed experience and have conducted over 1,000+ engagements in over 40 countries worldwide. Avasant drives customer value through the use of our proprietary consulting and advisory methods, which have been refined over decades of ‘real-world' transaction and engagement experience. For more information on Avasant, please visit: For more information, Contact Avasant LLC Voice: +1.310.643.3030 Fax: +1.310.643.3033 About International Association for Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) IAOP® is the global, standard-setting organization and advocate for the outsourcing profession. With a global community of more than 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP is the leading professional association for organizations and individuals involved in transforming the world of business through outsourcing, offshoring, and shared services. IAOP is supported by senior leaders around the world and their executives, managers and professionals who share the vision and expertise it takes to design, implement and manage their company's global corporate ecosystem. For more details on ranking, please visit