Partners Group signs agreement to acquire SPi Global.

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SPi Global sold its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) business in the Philippines, United States, and Nicaragua to Japan-based Relia, Inc.

People at SPI Global

SPi Global was recently recognized by the Vietnam Software Association (VINASA) for successfully implementing a foreign Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) service in Vietnam.

SPi Global was recognized for developing internal tools that enabled the seamless delivery of the requirements of the most-used genealogy data subscription site in the United States and Europe. The work done by SPi Global was substantial in converting English and non-English handwritten public records dating as early as the 1500s into an online reference for the site’s subscribers. This is the fifth year that SPi Global received the prestigious award.

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SPi Global received special distinction as part of its inclusion in the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 list by the International Association of Global Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®), for the 11th straight year.

SPi Global received special distinction as part of its inclusion in the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 list by the International Association of Global Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®), for the 11th straight year.SPi Global received special distinction as part of its inclusion in the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100 list by the International Association of Global Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®), for the 11th straight year.

ACIS Awards

SPi Global was named as the “Best Company to Work for in Asia of the Year” at the Asia Corporate Excellence and Sustainability (ACES) Awards held in Singapore. The company was cited for its people-centric approach, and for demonstrating the highest commitment towards employee empowerment and enrichment as seen through its umbrella program called E3 (Enhancing Employee Experience).

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SPi Global was cited as Asia’s Best Employer in the 6th Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards for having created a culture of contribution and innovation in the workplace, as well as enacting consistent improvement in human resource policy by measuring organizational health and inculcating values that help achieve the company’s vision.

The Global Outsourcing 2015

SPi Global is included among the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) 2015 Global Outsourcing 100® List. This is the tenth consecutive year the company has been included in the prestigious list.

- The company is included in the following sublist honors: Leader Size Group, Half Star – Distinguished in Delivery Excellence Judging Category, and Multi-Year Winner (since inception of list).

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Business Worldwide Magazine recognized SPi Global as the Best BPO Company in the Philippines, and Maulik Parekh was named CEO of the Year, BPO Services; in the 2014 Corporate Excellence Awards.

 Sao Khuê Recognition of Excellence

For the fourth straight year, SPi Global was awarded with the prestigious Sao Khuê Recognition of Excellence for the “Service in BPO” category given by the Vietnam Software Association (VINASA) in Hanoi.

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SPi Global completes the acquisition of all of the assets of China-based Bachieve International Inc. The new entity, SPi Global (Xi’An) Information Technology Limited will have 260 employees focused on business process outsourcing, IT outsourcing, management consulting services, and call center solutions. Xi’an is the BPO capital of Western China.

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SPi Global secures slot among top 100 BPO companies for the eighth consecutive year.

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SPi Global wins the European CEO Awards for Best BPO Provider in Asia.

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SPi Global wins the National Outsourcing Association's (NOA) first Outsourcing Professional Award for Best Business Process Outsourcing Team.

- Power to InSPire, our Global CSR day program, wins NOA's Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for the second year in a row.

SPi receiving the Award of Excellence

SPi Global’s “Power to Inspire” campaign, our corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, wins the Award of Excellence during the 2012 Philippine Quill Awards.

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SPi Global, through its subsidiary Laserwords, has acquired Tighe Publishing Services, a full-service educational development house in the K-12 educational marketplace. This acquisition positions Laserwords to take advantage of the burgeoning opportunities in the educational publishing business in the United States.

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SPi Healthcare, the leading integrated revenue cycle and clinical documentation improvement firm, has been named to the Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the US.

SPi Healthcare in Greensboro, North Carolina

SPi Healthcare, the leading integrated revenue cycle and clinical documentation improvement firm, opens a new facility in Greensboro, North Carolina, to support recent growth in the area and to provide a local footprint for future growth in the US Southeast. The company plans to create 75 new jobs in the Greensboro area by the end of 2013 as part of their growth in this region. SPi Healthcare will offer Revenue Cycle Management services, including full Business Process Outsourcing from the Greensboro facility.

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SPi Global launches Social Media Management (SMM) solution to help companies manage incoming and outgoing online interactions—along with other marketing activities—to maximize customer interactions and brand value. SPi Global’s SMM streamlines and consolidates how companies listen to and participate in relevant conversations in the different places regarding their brand – blogs, social networks such as Twitter or Facebook, and other public and private Web communities and sites.

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SPi Global acquires Laserwords Private Limited from India’s Murugappa Group. Laserwords is one of the pioneers and most successful publishing BPO companies in India. This acquisition will expand the depth and breadth of the company’s content solutions business that is hard to rival in the industry. The strategic acquisition will complement SPi Global’s strong presence in the Scientific, Technical, Medical and Legal verticals with Laserwords’ established foothold in the Education sector.

PLDT completing the creation of SPi Global Holdings, Inc.

Our parent company, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), completes the creation of SPi Global Holdings, Inc. There are now two operating entities under this company: SPi Technologies, Inc. and SPi CRM, Inc. (formerly known as ePLDT Ventus, Inc., which earlier subsumed two other call centers, namely, Vocativ Systems, Inc. and Parlance Systems, Inc.)

SPi Global receiving Non-Voice Excellence of the Year Award

SPi Global wins the International ICT Awards’ “2010 Non-Voice Excellence of the Year Award.”

2010 The Global Outsourcing

SPi continues to rank among the top 10 in the prestigious Global Services 100 Survey. The annual ranking by neoIT and the Global Services Magazine once again recognizes SPi as one of the “Best Performing BPO Providers” and a leader in Human Capital Development. SPi also ranks for the first time in the Emerging Asian Markets category.

- Best 5 Leaders in Document Management. 
- Best 10 Leaders for Administrative Services. 
- Best 20 Leaders for Customer Relationship Management Services.

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SPi continues to rank among the top 10 in the prestigious Global Services 100 Survey. The annual ranking by neoIT and the Global Services Magazine once again recognizes SPi as one of the “Best Performing BPO Providers” and a leader in Human Capital Development. SPi also ranks for the first time in the Emerging Asian Markets category.

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SPi and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) renew partnership for SPi to continue to provide editorial and content production services to all AACR’s journals

SPi renews partnership with the Council of Science Editors and National Institute of Health to aid the African Journals Partnership Project (AJPP)

Peter Maquera

Peter Maquera is named President and CEO, Knowledge Process Outsourcing Group.

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SPi receives the Outsourcing & Offshoring Regional Excellence Award from the Philippine Department of Trade & Industry. This is a recognition given to SPi for its help in generating investments and employment in other regions of the Philippines outside of Metro Manila

2008 Global services

SPi continues to rank among the top 10 in the prestigious Global Services 100 Survey. The annual ranking by neoIT and the Global Services Magazine once again recognizes SPi as one of the “Best Performing BPO Providers” and a leader in Human Capital Development. SPi also ranks for the first time in the Emerging Asian Markets category.

SPi launches its new Managed Review offering

SPi Legal launches its new Managed Review offering. With it, SPi Legal now offers its clients complete, end-to-end discovery and document review services for a simple, per-document price—a first in the industry.

International Association of Outsourcing Professionals

SPi receives several awards from the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP). The company is included in the categories “Top Offshoring Providers,” “Top Companies Serving the Healthcare Industry,” “ Top Companies Offering CRM Services,” and “Top Companies Offering Administration and Corporate Services.”

2007 Socha Gelbmann

SPi Legal is named one of the “Top 20 Overall Service Providers” by industry leader Socha-Gelbmann in its Annual Electronic Discovery Survey of the litigation support market.
SPi opens a new and bigger facility in Chennai, India to house the growing operations of its Publishing and Healthcare businesses

SPi acquires 100% of Cymed, Inc.

SPi acquires 100% of Cymed, Inc., positioning the company as the third largest company in the outsourced medical transcription industry.

ePLDT, Inc.

ePLDT, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Philippine Long Distance Company (PLDT), acquires 100% of SPi.

SPi was named “Global Outsourcing Leader”

SPi was named “Global Outsourcing Leader” by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) in The Global Outsourcing 100 list.

SPi Legal is awarded top 10 status by Socha-Gelbmann Electronic Discovery Survey.

SPi Foundation responds to the Tsunami disaster

SPi Foundation responds to the Tsunami disaster in India with substantial employee and corporate donations. Furthermore, SPi employees respond to the Hurricane Katrina relief efforts by supporting the Central Texas High Tech Hurricane Fund for Hurricane Relief, which helped thousands of families that relocated from the Gulf Coast to the areas in and around Austin, Texas.

SPi partners with Springer Science and Business Media

SPi partners with Springer Science and Business Media, and Philippine social progress organization Gawad Kalinga (meaning “to give care”) to revitalize housing in a Metro Manila slum community.

Call center ePLDT Ventus, Inc., or Ventus, goes live with a US-based flower company as its first client.

 

SPi is taken private from the Philippine Stock Exchange. 

Prestigious Science magazine selects SPi Publishing as composition vendor.

Prestigious Science magazine selects SPi Publishing as composition vendor.

Acquires Med-Type, a medical transcription company based in Nashville, Tennessee.

Launches transaction processing services for the Financial Services and Retail industries.

Launches transaction processing services for the Financial Services and Retail industries.

SPi Foundation begins partnership with The Children’s Hour

SPi Foundation begins partnership with The Children’s Hour, an international charity that calls on individuals and companies to donate an hour of their earnings to local programs benefiting children and the youth.

Call centers Vocativ Systems, Inc.

Call centers Vocativ Systems, Inc., and Parlance Systems, Inc. start operations, serving one US Fortune 500 company and some US telecom companies, computer hardware and software vendors, retail and e-commerce firms, and hotels.

launch of the SPi Foundation

The launch of the SPi Foundation inaugurates our community investment program.

Certified for ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System.

Certified for ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System.

Enters the US medical transcription industry

Enters the US medical transcription industry.

Pioneers in the hybrid onshore-offshore production model

Pioneers in the hybrid onshore-offshore production model: SPi’s Philippine-based operations enter the journal editorial and content production market, as well as the litigation support services market.

Accredited with ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems

Accredited with ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management Systems. SPi is one of the first in the BPO sector to receive this prestigious endorsement.

Successful IPO on the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Successful IPO on the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Founded by Alan R. Fraser in Manila, Philippines.

Founded by Alan R. Fraser in Manila, Philippines.

SPi Technologies is one of the first companies in Asia to provide content outsourcing services to Fortune 500 companies like Boeing, Reed Elsevier, and Sony.

OWNERSHIP

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Partners Group has signed an agreement to acquire SPi Global. Partners Group, a global private markets investment management firm with over EUR 54 billion (USD 57 billion) in investment programs under management in private equity, private real estate, private infrastructure and private debt, manages a broad range of customized portfolios for an international clientele of institutional investors. Partners Group is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, New York, São Paulo, London, Guernsey, Paris, Luxembourg, Milan, Munich, Dubai, Mumbai, Singapore, Manila, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo and Sydney. The firm employs over 900 people and is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange with a major ownership by its partners and employees.