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Aegis Recognised as the Best Company in USA by the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce

July 10, 2013

MUMBAI, India and DALLAS, Texas, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

        - Second time Aegis wins the honour from Indo-American Chamber of Commerce
          for aggressive growth strategy in USA
        - Also awarded the most Innovative Indian company in the US
        - Aegis employees more than 5,000 Americans across 9 centers in USA, 98% of its
          workforce indigenous in nature

Aegis Limited, a leading outsourcing and technology services company and part of the
USD 39 billion conglomerate Essar, today announced that the Indo- American Chamber of
commerce (IACC), the only bi-lateral chamber of commerce, has honored Aegis Limited as the
Overall Best Company in the United States of America. This recognition was bestowed upon
Aegis at the 9th Indo -American Corporate Excellence (I-ACE) Awards held in Mumbai, India
as a commemoration of the American Independence Day.

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Aegis was also presented the award for the Best Indian Company in USA under the
“Innovation” category for its significant investment in Customer Experience Management.

Sandip Sen, Global CEO, Aegis Limited accepted the award from Mr. Prithviraj Chavan,
Honorable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, India. The chief guest at the event also involved
Mr. Peter Haas, US Consul General, Mumbai, and Mr. Dilip-Walse Patil, Speaker of the
Maharashtra State Legislative Assembly.

Aegis currently employees more than 5,000 Americans across 9 centers in USA, serving
some of the largest fortune 500 companies across North America in BFSI, Telecom,
Healthcare, Technology, Travel and Hospitality vertical. Aegis is pioneering the next
generation of outsourcing by aligning its strategy of providing end user customer
experience to its clients through a right-shoring model. In 2011, IACC acknowledged Aegis
with the Best Indian Company in USA under “Technology and Communication” category.

Sandip Sen, Global CEO, Aegis Limited said “We feel privileged to receive this
prestigious award for the overall Best Company operating in U.S from Indo-American Chamber
of Commerce (IACC). At Aegis, we always believed in providing our clients with a right
balance between cultural affinity, innovative business solutions, best practices and
optimum costs. Recognitions like these definitely spur us to achieve greater heights.
Aegis is amongst the largest private sector employers in most of the locations we operate
in and works very closely with the local community.”

Through the I-ACE Awards, the Chamber celebrates corporate excellence and recognizes
the Best U.S. Companies in India and Indian companies in US. These awards were presented
in a number of categories and the winners chosen from a pool of varied nominations
received from US and India.

Nanik Rupani, Regional President, Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) said “Our
main aim is to promote trade and commerce between India and the United States and at the
same time make our cultural bilateral ties stronger.”

On the occasion, Mr. Peter Haas, US Consul General, Mumbai said “I think it is
wonderful that hundreds of thousands of Americans can say proudly that they work for
Indian companies and hundreds of thousands of Indian can say proudly that they work for
American companies”.

During the event Honorable Chief Minister of Maharashtra, India Mr. PrithviRaj Chavan
took the opportunity to mention that US and India share warm relations with one another
and have several things in common apart from being the world’s largest democracies. Chief
Minister Chavan said “If we work together I’m sure it will help both the economies to get
out of the current situations, to move forward, continue growing at the usual rates. India
has been growing at a very substantial rate of growth of 8-9 percent, we want to get back
to that level very soon and I’m sure working together will allow us to do that”.

With over 98% of its workforce employed in US being indigenous in nature, Aegis is
adding to the job creation through the citizen serving citizen business model.

About Aegis

Aegis is a global outsourcing and technology company committed to impacting clients’
business outcomes by focusing on enhancing customer experience across all touch points and
channels. Aegis was founded 30 years ago in the US and now has operations in 56 locations
across 13 countries with more than 55,000 employees. Aegis services over 300 clients from
verticals such as Banking and Financial Services, Insurance, Technology, Telecom,
Healthcare, Travel & Hospitality, Consumer Goods, Retail, and Energy & Utilities. The
company is wholly owned by Essar, a USD 39 billion conglomerate. For more information
write to us at info@aegisglobal.com or visit http://www.aegisglobal.com

About Essar

Essar is a US$ 39-billion multinational corporation with investments in Steel, Energy,
Infrastructure and Services. With operations in more than 25 countries, it employs over
73,000 people.

        Media Contacts
        Essar media contacts
        Manish Kedia, Senior VP Corporate Affairs
        Essar Group
        Phone: +91-98197-30092
        Email: manish.kedia@essar.com

        Aegis Global
        Danveer Bhasin, Associate Vice President, Marketing
        Aegis Limited
        Phone: +91-99301-35788
        Email: Danveer.Bhasin@aegisglobal.com

        Aegis Americas
        Kevin Nolan, Senior Director and Head of Marketing (Americas), Aegis Limited
        Phone: +1-214-505-9732
        Email: Kevin.Nolan@aegisglobal.com



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