NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Atento S.A. (NYSE: ATTO) today announced that in recent days Board member David Garner purchased a total of 150,542 of the Company's ordinary shares in the open market at an average price of $8.2462 per share using his own personal funds. Mr. Garner joined Atento's Board in August, 2016 and is a member of the Company's audit committee.
Atento is the largest provider of customer relationship management and business process outsourcing (CRM/BPO) services in Latin America, and among the top three providers globally, based on revenues. Atento is also a leading provider of nearshoring CRM/BPO services to companies that operate in the United States. Since 1999, the company has developed its business model in 13 countries where it employs 150,000 people. Atento has over 400 clients to whom it offers a wide range of CRM/BPO services through multiple channels. Atento's clients are mostly leading multinational corporations in sectors such as telecommunications, banking and financial services, health, retail and public administrations, among others. Atento's shares trade under the symbol ATTO on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). In 2016, Atento was named one of the World's 25 Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®. For more information, visit www.atento.com.
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