Facebook to soon open an office in India to support users, advertisers and developers in India and around the world. Facebook’s office in Hyderabad will supplement operations supported out of Palo Alto, California, Dublin, Ireland and Austin, Texas. By having multiple support centers in a variety of time zones, we can provide better round-the-clock, multi-lingual support.
More than 8 million of Facebook’s total 400 million users are in India. Seventy percent of the people using Facebook are outside the United States and are accessing the service from more than 70 languages.
Facebook will initially recruit a small team in India, and anticipates further growth as the office expands. It is hiring people to join the online sales and operations teams that it is forming in the Hyderabad and Austin offices. [source: FB Blog]