Press Release

Avasant Awarded 5-Star Rating by IAOP

LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWeb), April 24, 2018 For the tenth consecutive year, Avasant is proud to be ranked among the 20 firms named as the “World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors” by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). Avasant received a five-star rating across all scoring categories - (1) size & growth, (2) customer references, (3) awards & certifications, (4) programs for innovation, and (5) programs for corporate social responsibility. The IAOP 2018 Global Outsourcing 100 Providers and The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors lists acknowledge acclaimed outsourcing service providers and advisors. The judging panel features industry-recognized outsourcing leaders and the CEO of IAOP. The panel evaluates each candidate based on measurable standards that determine their commitment to excellence. “As Avasant continues its commitment to excellence across key delivery areas for our clients, employees, and market offerings, we are proud to have our work endorsed in this way,” said Avasant Global CEO Kevin S. Parikh. Parikh continued, “Industry recognition from professional associations such as IAOP is a great nod to the direction of our work.” “Buyers understand there are hundreds of qualified service providers and advisors out there, but what they really need to understand now is what makes each one exceptional,” said IAOP CEO, Debi Hamill. “The Global Outsourcing 100 and World’s Best Advisors lists have done just that. We’re proud to recognize Avasant for being among the highest rated companies.” The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors list with distinguishing stars is featured in the June special Fortune 500 issue of FORTUNE® magazine. The full list can also be found here. About Avasant Avasant is a leading management consulting firm focused on translating the power of technology into realizable business strategies for the world’s largest corporations. Specializing in digital and IT transformation, sourcing advisory, global strategy, and governance services, Avasant prides itself on delivering high-value engagements through industry-focused innovation and flexible client based solutions. Avasant continues to be an industry thought leader with Global CEO Kevin S. Parikh's newest published book, Digital Singularity: A Case for Humanity, which talks about the opportunities/challenges technology's omnipresence will pose, how to approach innovation and how to remain competitive in a digital world. Digital Singularity: A Case for Humanity is now available for purchase on Our seasoned professionals have an average of 20 years of industry-honed expertise, having conducted 1000+ engagements in over 50 countries. Avasant’s next generation consulting and advisory methods have made it the top-ranked firm in its class, with recognition from numerous organizations, including: Vault, NOA, IAOP, and Wall Street Journal. Avasant’s engagement in the global market has inspired a strong commitment to community and purpose. Avasant Foundation supports technology and skill development programs to create employment opportunities for youth across Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America. For more information, visit Follow news, photos and video on Twitter at, Facebook at, and LinkedIn at About IAOP IAOP is the go-to association leading the way to improve outsourcing outcomes by bringing together customers, providers and advisors in a collaborative, knowledge-based environment that promotes professional development, recognition, certification and excellence. With over 120,000 members and affiliates worldwide, IAOP is not only on top of the latest trends but in front of them. Through its expansive global chapter network, premier training and certification programs, knowledge center, member community and more, IAOP helps members learn, grow and succeed. For more information and how you can become involved, visit Contact Nicole Dulay Marketing Manager Avasant