Bangalore – March 14, 2012
Infosys BPO Ltd., today announced that it has won 7 Awards at the World HRD Congress 2012, held in Mumbai. The three day congress was attended by senior HR leaders from across key industries and prominent sectors. The World HRD Congress Awards aim to celebrate leading organizations' impactful HR practices that have achieved overall effectiveness in their HR functions.
The awards won by Infosys BPO included the Global HR Excellence Award, Fun at Work Award, RASBIC Award which recognizes exemplary practices in innovative acquisition of talent, Employer Branding Award for innovation in retention strategy, Employer Branding Award for innovation in career management, STAR News Talent Leadership & HR Award for best overall talent management organization of the year and Top 10 Best Employers of the Year Award.
The World HRD Congress recognizes the efforts of organizations which have demonstrated excellence through their innovative programs, showing clear and measurable business results to drive organizational excellence.
Speaking about the awards, Raghavendra K., VP and Head, Human Resources Development, Infosys BPO, said, "Winning seven awards in a prestigious forum like the World HRD Congress 2012, is a true testimony to the talent centric and industry leading HR practices implemented by Infosys BPO. We will continue to strive towards introducing new and relevant HR practices in the company and retaining our position as an employer of choice in the ITeS industry."
Infosys BPO Ltd. ( www.infosysbpo.com), the Business Process Outsourcing subsidiary of Infosys Limited, was set up in April 2002. Infosys BPO focuses on integrated end-to-end outsourcing and delivers transformational benefits to its clients through reduced costs, ongoing productivity improvements, and process reengineering. Infosys BPO operates in India, the Czech Republic, Poland, Mexico, Brazil, USA, China, the Philippines and Australia, and as on December 31, 2011, employed 20,251 people. It closed FY 2010-11 with revenues of $426.8 million.
Many of the world's most successful organizations rely on the 145,000 people of Infosys to deliver measurable business value. Infosys provides business consulting, technology, engineering and outsourcing services to help clients in over 30 countries build tomorrow's enterprise. For more information about Infosys (NASDAQ: INFY), visit www.infosys.com
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