Sutherland Global Services Expands Operations in Chesapeake

Sutherland Global Services Expands Operations in Chesapeake

CHESAPEAKE, VA – May 2, 2016 – Sutherland Global Services has announced the expansion of its Chesapeake, Virginia, Insurance Center of Excellence. The Chesapeake location is home to Sutherland’s 320 dedicated onshore insurance business consultants. The company plans to add 200 additional consultants at their Chesapeake location to help meet the demands of its growing insurance BPO services. Currently, 20 percent of the Center’s employees are veterans from the Chesapeake community.

“Sutherland’s decision reinforces the confidence and trust companies have in Chesapeake’s fiscal integrity,” said Mayor Alan P. Krasnoff.  “We’re very pleased that Sutherland will add 200 new jobs to our community. Sutherland has a 29-year history of solid business practices and a global footprint in 19 countries, and choosing Chesapeake is one more example of the company’s ability to see opportunities and pick winners.”

Sutherland joins a growing list of Chesapeake-based companies that seek out the competitive advantages of the city’s central location, talented workforce and global access to customer markets.

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About Sutherland Global Services

Established in 1986, Sutherland Global Services is a global BPO and technology-enabled services company offering an integrated set of back-office and customer facing front-office services that support the entire customer lifecycle. It is one of the largest, independent BPO companies in the world serving marquee clients in major industry verticals. Headquartered in Rochester, New York, United States, Sutherland employs over 38,000 professionals and more than 60 locations in the United States, Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Egypt, Estonia, India, Jamaica, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, the Philippines, Slovakia, Sweden, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit


Sutherland Global Services

Chris Grandis, VP PR & Corporate Communications



Chesapeake Economic Development Department

Steven Wright, Director


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