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Established in 1981, Infosys is a NYSE listed global consulting and IT services company with more than 158,000 employees. From a capital of US$ 250, we have grown to become a US$ 8.095 billion (LTM Q3 FY14 revenues) company with a market capitalization of approximately US$ 33 billion.

In our journey of over 30 years, we have catalyzed some of the major changes that have led to India's emergence as the global destination for software services talent. We pioneered the Global Delivery Model and became the first IT company from India to be listed on NASDAQ. Our employee stock options program created some of India's first salaried millionaires.

Read more about the defining moments in the history of Infosys.



  • Sets up new development center In Araraquara, Brazil
  • The Infosys Prize, offered by the Infosys Science Foundation completes five years


  • Infosys Board appoints N. R. Narayana Murthy as Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Infosys begins trading on NYSE Euronext London and Paris markets
  • Infosys Edge™ wins the NASSCOM Business Innovation Award for 2013
  • Infosys presented with ‘2013 Environmental Tracking Carbon Ranking Leader’ award


  • Listed on the NYSE market
  • Infosys acquires Lodestone Holding AG, a leading management consultancy based in Switzerland
  • Forbes ranks Infosys among the world's most innovative companies
  • Infosys among top 25 performers in Caring for Climate Initiative
  • Infosys crosses the US$ 7 billion revenue mark


  • N. R. Narayana Murthy hands over chairmanship to K.V. Kamath
  • Infosys crosses US$ 6 billion revenue mark, employee strength grows to over 130,000


  • Infosys crosses the US$ 5 billion revenue mark


  • Infosys opens its first development center in Brazil and second Latin American development center in Monterrey, Mexico
  • Infosys selected as a member of The Global Dow
  • Employee strength grows to over 100,000


  • Infosys crosses revenues of US$ $ 4.18 billion
  • Annual net profits cross US$ 1 billion


  • Infosys crosses revenues of US$ 3 billion. Employees grow to over 70,000
  • Kris Gopalakrishnan, COO, takes over as CEO. Nandan M. Nilekani is appointed Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Opens new subsidiary in Latin America
  • Reports Q2 revenue of over US$ 1billion


  • Infosys celebrates 25 years. Revenues cross US$ 2 billion. Employees grow to 50,000+
  • N. R. Narayana Murthy retires from the services of the company on turning 60. The Board of Directors appoints him as an Additional Director. He continues as Chairman and Chief Mentor of Infosys


  • Records the largest international equity offering of US$ 1 billion from India
  • Selected to the Global MAKE Hall of Fame


  • Revenues reach US$ 1 billion
  • Infosys Consulting Inc. is launched


  • Establishes subsidiaries in China and Australia
  • Expands operations in Pune and China, and sets up a development center in Thiruvananthapuram


  • Touches revenues of US$ 500 million
  • Nandan M. Nilekani takes over as CEO from N.R. Narayana Murthy, who is appointed Chairman and Chief Mentor
  • Opens offices in the Netherlands, Singapore and Switzerland
  • Sponsors secondary ADS offering
  • Infosys and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania set up The Wharton Infosys Business Transformation Awards (WIBTA)
  • Launches Progeon, offering business process outsourcing services


  • Touches revenues of US$ 400 million. Opens offices in UAE and Argentina, and a development center in Japan
  • N. R. Narayana Murthy is rated among Time Magazine/CNN's 25 most influential businessmen in the world
  • Infosys is rated as the Best Employer by Business World/Hewitt


  • Touches revenues of US$ 200 million
  • Opens offices in France and Hong Kong, a global development center in Canada and UK, and three development centers in the US
  • Re-launches Banks 2000, the universal banking solution from Infosys, as Finacle™


  • Touches revenues of US$ 100 million. Listed on NASDAQ
  • Infosys becomes the 21st company in the world to achieve a CMM Level 5 certification
  • Opens offices in Germany, Sweden, Belgium, Australia, and two development centers in the US
  • Infosys Business Consulting Services is launched


  • Starts Enterprise Solutions (packaged applications) practice


  • Opens an office in Toronto, Canada
  • Infosys is assessed at CMM Level 4


  • The Infosys Foundation is established


  • Opens first European office in the UK and global development centers at Toronto and Mangalore. Sets up e-Business practice


  • Moves corporate headquarters to Electronic City, Bangalore. Opens a development center at Fremont


  • Introduces Employee Stock Options (ESOP) program
  • Acquires ISO 9001/TickIT certification
  • Goes public


  • Opens first international office in Boston, US


  • Relocates corporate headquarters to Bangalore


  • Infosys is established by N. R. Narayana Murthy and six engineers in Pune, India, with an initial capital of US$ 250
  • Signs up its first client, Data Basics Corporation, in New York

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