One of the major business consulting and IT solutions providers globally Cognizant has announced to expand its campus and operations in Hyderabad. The move will entrust others to keep or launch their operations in the city which had to face severe power crisis as an after-affect of bifurcation of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh.
The Cognizant has announced that it will add a 1.5 million square feet built-up area to its already existing 2.25 Lakh sq ft built up area on its 11-acre campus in Gachibowli. The new built up area will enable the organization to accommodate more 8,000 employees to its current working force of 18,000. Cognizant was established in Hyderabad with a workforce of 180 professionals.
Lakshmi Narayanan, vice chairman of Cognizant said, “Cognizant’s investment in Hyderabad underscores our commitment to grow our operations in the city and tap into the region’s best-in-class talent.
Our Hyderabad centre is an important part of our integrated global delivery capability and represents our continued success in hiring the best talent to support our ever expanding range of services, industries, and geographies.