Tech Mahindra is planning to train an additional 10,000 employees on automation in 2017 as the country’s fifth largest IT firm is expanding its focus on new technologies to become more competitive. So far around 11,000 employees have been training in automation technologies.
During the first two quarters, the company generated productivity worth over 3,200 persons in different projects. At the end of September 2017 quarter, the company had a total headcount of 1,17,225 people. Of these, 75,587 people were in software business, while 35,287 were part of BPO operations.
Tech Mahindra is a leading provider of solutions and services to the telecommunications industry with a majority stake owned by Mahindra & Mahindra. The company, since 2002 has operations in China with offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing and Guangzhou.