Infosys Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: INFY) was started in 1981 by N.R.Narayana Murthy and six engineers in Pune, India, with US$ 250. In 1994, the corporate headquarters moved to Electronics City, Bangalore. Dr.Vishal Sikka is the CEO & MD, while Mr.Narayana Murthy is the Non-Executive Chairman of the Infosys Board of Directors. Today, Infosys is a global leader in the "next generation" of IT and consulting; a publicly traded company driven by 150,000+ relentless innovators and annual revenues of US $8.25bn. Infosys helps enterprises transform in a changing world through strategic consulting, operational leadership, and the co-creation of breakthrough solutions, including those in mobility, sustainability, big data, and cloud computing. Over 99% of revenues are from existing customers (FY 14).
Infosys offerings span business and technology consulting, systems integration, IT infrastructure services. Infosys pioneered the Global Delivery Model (GDM), which emerged as a disruptive force in the industry leading to the rise of offshore outsourcing. The GDM is based on the principle of taking work to the location where the best talent is available, where it makes the best economic sense, with the least amount of acceptable risk.
Infosys has a global footprint with 73 sales and marketing offices and 93 development centers in India, China, Australia, the Czech Republic, Poland, the UK, Canada and Japan. Infosys and its subsidiaries have more than 161,000+ employees as on March 31, 2014.
Achievements & AwardsInfosys has consistently been honored by customers, industry bodies, media and other influencers. Some of the awards and achievements are:
- First Indian company to list on a US stock exchange
- First Indian company to do a POWL in Japan
- First Indian company to be added to the NASDAQ-100 index
- Selected as member of The Global Dow
- Ranked among top 50 most respected companies in the world by Reputation Institute's Global Pulse 2009
- Listed on Forbes' Asian Fabulous 50
- A five-time Global MAKE Winner
- Voted the Most Admired Indian Company in The Wall Street Journal Asia 200 since 2000
- Platinum Award for Best Green Strategy for a Data Center
- NASSCOM gender inclusivity award
Corporate ResponsibilityThe Health, Safety and Environmental Management System (HSEMS) at Infosys, through its Project Ozone campaign, spreads environmental awareness and implements eco-friendly practices across development centers worldwide. Infosys' vision is to become carbon and water neutral.
Since 1996, the Infosys Foundation has worked to support the underprivileged in society in the areas of healthcare, education, social rehabilitation and the arts. The Foundation is active in the states of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa and Punjab in india.
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