phData Expands India Office, Names Balbir Singh Director of Indian Operations

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – JULY 6, 2017 – phData, Inc., a Big Data consulting and managed services firm, is continuing its rapid growth with an expansion of its Indian subsidiary, phData Solutions Private Limited.  As part of the expansion, phData has named Balbir Singh as Director of Indian Operations, further accelerating phData’s long term growth strategy for India.

With increasing customer demand for Big Data solutions, this expansion comes at the right time.  This expansion will triple phData’s current capacity and allow more customers access to phData’s 24×7 support and solutions.

“We are thrilled to be expanding our India operations,” stated Craig Kurth, Director of Operations.  “The additional capacity at our India office puts us in position to handle the growth we have experienced and to absorb new customers.”

The expanded team will be headquartered at 91Springboard, an innovative coworking space located in the heart of Bangalore.  In addition to standard amenities, the office features a comfortable atmosphere with an open floor plan which includes a game area.

“Balbir is an excellent addition to the team,” stated Mike Cleveland, Chief Operations Officer.  “He has a proven track record of success and brings a wealth of experience in Big Data that will be invaluable as our operations in India continue to grow.”

Balbir Singh has spent the last eight years working for a multinational mass media firm, leading their Technical Support and Product Infrastructure Team. He was also a Senior Technical Lead on numerous projects involved in Enterprise Search and Data Retrieval, supporting over 20 online applications across the company. Prior to that, he led partner application projects involving maintenance, enhancement and product development at a global information technology firm.

“It is an honor to lead phData’s India operations, with its abundance of top-notch talent” said Singh.  “phData has shown a commitment to significantly growing their operations in India, and I’m looking forward to leading that growth.”

About phData, Inc.

phData is a Big Data consulting and managed services firm based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  phData is the premier provider of Hadoop implementation in the Upper Midwest and has provided expert guidance to businesses, including numerous Fortune 500 companies, to leverage their big data.  phData’s managed service offering specializes in developing, implementing and maintaining turnkey, comprehensive solutions which meets the needs of ever changing organizations.  For more information visit:

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