Chennai, (formerly known as Madras), has always been the back office for financial companies in India. To multinational corporations like Standard Chartered, Citibank and Accenture, Chennai's abundant workforce is very important to their business continuity. Now other MNCs such as Singapore Airlines, EDS, Datamatics, Shell, KPMG, Microsoft have joined them. The newly completed Citi Centre complex is an A+ grade building with an office block and retail Plaza. Located in the CBD of Chennai the centre is well connected to the Airport and IT districts of Chennai and in close proximity to key residential areas of Anna Nagar, Boat Club Road and Luz Church Road. Hotels, consulates and major banks are nearby.