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Turnitin establishes local team in Malaysia

Transition part of company's commitment to expand efforts in region


Malaysia – 30 June 2023 - Starting 30 June 2023, Turnitin will serve customers in Malaysia directly with a local team of four employees, as part of the company’s expansion efforts in the Asia Pacific region.

On a day-to-day basis, business will continue as usual for customers. However, with this transition, customers will now have access to additional resources and capabilities to help them ensure the integrity of education, and meaningfully improve learning outcomes for students and institutions. Benefits of a local team versus a reseller include:

  • Dedicated in-house local team who will have more in-depth knowledge of Turnitin's products and services
  • Opportunity to tap into the wider regional and global teams' skills and knowledge
  • Access and ability to network with peer customers in the region and globally

“We are grateful to our Malaysian customers for putting their trust in Turnitin,” said James Thorley, regional vice president, Asia Pacific. “The new local team and I appreciate their efforts to support academic and research integrity, and we look forward to strengthening our partnership to better serve the territory’s educational community.”

Prior to the transition, customers were supported by iGroup. Turnitin plans to continue to partner with the company in other Asian Pacific territories.

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Turnitin is a global company dedicated to ensuring the integrity of education and meaningfully improving learning outcomes. For more than 25 years, Turnitin has partnered with educational institutions to promote honesty, consistency, and fairness across all subject areas and assessment types. Turnitin products are used by educational institutions and certification and licensing programs to uphold integrity and increase learning performance, and by students and professionals to do their best, original work.

Turnitin has offices in Australia, Germany, India, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, the Netherlands, Sweden, The United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom and the United States. Over 21,000 customers in 185 countries use Turnitin services: Gradescope by Turnitin, iThenticate, Turnitin Feedback Studio, Turnitin Originality, Turnitin Similarity, ExamSoft by Turnitin, ProctorExam and Ouriginal.