ITServe alliance had a breakfast meeting on May 25, 2017 with the Hon IT & Panchayat Raj minister K. Taraka Rama Rao at Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, CA.
ITserve president Satish Nannapaneni briefed the minister about the growth of the Organization, and how ITserve member companies have diversified into Products and Services over the past few years. Past President Ashok Chittiprolu presented the minister on Startup and incubation activities the members are taking up in Hyderabad, Director of Chapter relations Sandeep Kilaru spoke about the challenges offshore companies are facing in India due to taxation and the need for office space for member companies in Hyderabad. Harsha Reddy facilitated the Q&A.
Addressing ITserve members the Hon minister appreciated how ITSERVE grew from 150 member organization to 750 members organization in 2 years and he informed that he will do his part in speaking to central government on double taxation, and he encouraged ITSERVE member companies to tap into the think force(work force) talent available in Hyderabad to grow and diversify their business and he concluded by informing that he will allocate the land or a signature tower in Hyderabad region for Itserve member companies.