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Infosys is setting up new Digital Innovation Centre in Dusseldorf

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Bengaluru, India – December 11, 2019: Infosys, Major IT sector industry has announced that they are setting up Digital Innovation Centre in Dusseldorf, Germany. The centre will help Infosys more closely to deal with clients in supporting their digital innovation journey. While directing on the next generation business suits such as SAP, HANA as well as cloud based services, artificial intelligence, 5G, machine learning, internet of thing.

Infosys serves as the Indian multinational corporation that provides business consulting, information technology and out sourcing services. It is considered as the second largest IT Company after Tata Consultancy Services. Infosys was started by seven engineers in Pune IN 1981. The company was firstly named Infosys Consultants Private limited and later changed to Infosys Technologies Private Limited in 1992 and later in 2011 it was renamed as Infosys Limited.

The new centre in Dusseldorf will also assist as a connection between businesses and the important educational formations in Germany, supporting Infosys’ mission to grow and train tomorrow’s workers to solve the STEM skills gap in the region. Infosys has proclaimed that the company be building strategic partnerships with foremost regional academic foundations such as Hochschule Dusseldorf, University of Applied Sciences and WHU, Otto Beisheim School of Management to work on mutual training courses, research and scholarships. Further, the Centre will continue to up skill and reskill Infosys and its client employees on present and upcoming technologies. The amenities are part of Infosys global network of digital innovation centre and will be working with Company’s Digital Studio in Berlin. It is necessary to ensure that the business is relevant to have customer centric approach.

Pravin Rao, Chief Operating Officer, Infosys, said, “This investment in Germany builds on Infosys’ long-standing commitment to Europe, our investment in developing a highly skilled workforce, and our focus on achieving breakthrough innovation for our clients. Dusseldorf is at the vanguard of technological innovation, with a highly skilled labour supply, productivity, social, legal, and regulatory credentials. The new centre, along with our strategic academic partnerships, will help us build the next-generation of technology talent.”

Thomas Geisel, Mayor, City of Dusseldorf, said, "We are very pleased that Infosys has decided to open its new Digital Innovation Centre in Dusseldorf. We are convinced that Infosys will make a considerable contribution towards the digital transformation of the local economy in Düsseldorf. Infosys will find a great pool of academic talent in the region and its investment in this talent will help to prepare the up-coming local workforce for the future. We look forward to working with the local and the global team of Infosys in the months to come and we will provide them the support they need for a successful start in Dusseldorf."

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