Inorganic Business Investments
Our acquisition strategy is aligned with our Agile Digital services framework. We actively build and pursue a pipeline of potential acquisition candidates, especially in the areas of customer experience, analytical, product engineering, cloud and cyber security.
Infosys, Hitachi, Panasonic and Pasona Joint Venture
Infosys will acquire 81% of the shareholding in Hitachi Procurement Service Co., Ltd., Hitachi’s fully owned subsidiary that currently handles indirect materials purchasing functions for the Hitachi Group. Hitachi, Panasonic and Pasona will be minority shareholders of the entity. Infosys will bring its global expertise in procurement processes, consulting, analytics and digital technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to the venture. Combined with Hitachi and Panasonic’s knowledge of their procurement functions and local teams, and Pasona’s human capital and BPM networks in Japan, the entity will provide differentiated, end-to-end, efficient and high value procurement capabilities to corporations. This transaction is a significant demonstration of our commitment to building a local presence in the region in order to partner with our Japanese clients and accelerate their digital journey.
Fluido is a leading Salesforce advisor and consulting partner in Nordics and a recognized leader in cloud consulting, implementation and training services. Fluido, is one of the largest and longest tenured independent Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partners in Europe and an Authorized Salesforce Training Delivery partner in the Nordics. With offices in Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Slovakia, Fluido elevates Infosys’ presence across the Nordics region with developed assets and deep client relationships, a great team and an effective local culture. Fluido brings to Infosys globally recognized Salesforce expertise, alongside a world-class agile delivery process that simultaneously simplifies and scales digital efforts across channels and touchpoints.
Infosys and Temasek Joint Venture
Infosys formed a joint venture with Temasek, the global investment company headquartered in Singapore. The joint venture will integrate teams from Infosys and the operations of Temasek’s wholly owned subsidiary, Trusted Source Pte Ltd ("Trusted Source" or the "joint venture"), which currently delivers IT services to Temasek and a number of other clients. As part of the transaction, Infosys will acquire a 60% stake in the joint venture and Temasek will hold 40%. Infosys and Temasek see important synergy and strategic alignment in the joint venture. Infosys gains significant capacity in terms of workforce as it focuses on strengthening its footprint in Southeast Asia, while Temasek will see a rapid enhancement of its IT services through the augmented capabilities of the joint venture entity. The joint venture will support Temasek’s digital transformation journey, managing a complex Cloud migration program that will enable Temasek to host its applications on a cloud platform.
WONGDOODY is an award-winning creative agency with studios in Seattle and Los Angeles, which strengthens Infosys’ creative, branding and customer experience capabilities, and demonstrates its continued commitment to bringing innovative thinking, talent and creativity to clients around the world. It brings to Infosys globally recognized creative talent and deep marketing and brand engagement expertise. The agency is known for its fully-integrated campaigns, omni-channel programs, expertise in connecting digital experiences to physical in-store experiences, and capabilities to create multi-platform content that marries data and analytics with creative expertise to drive compelling, sharable content.
Brilliant Basics is a London-based product design and customer experience (CX) innovator known for its world-class design thinking-led approach and experience in executing global programs. This acquisition represents Infosys’ commitment to the expansion of a worldwide connected network of Digital Studios. These studios are focused on fulfilling the needs of our global clients for end-to-end Digital Transformation solutions required to meet customer demand for next-generation enhanced customer experiences.
Noah Consulting, LLC is a leading provider of advanced information management consulting services for the oil and gas industry. Noah's deep domain expertise in upstream oil and gas, coupled with their tools, solution accelerators and proprietary methodologies, makes them a leader in driving strategic data management engagements. This acquisition combines Noah’s deep industry knowledge, information strategy planning, data governance and architecture capabilities with Infosys’ ability to provide technology and outsourcing services on a global scale to oil and gas clients.
Kallidus Inc. (d.b.a Skava) and its affiliate is a leading provider of digital experience solutions, including mobile commerce and in-store shopping experiences to large retail clients. The platform enables retailers to provide a mobile specific experience to their customers through an agile and flexible environment, enabling personalization and delivering customer analytics across multiple channels. The acquisition of Skava is part of Infosys’ strategy to help clients bring new digital experiences to their customers through IP-led technology offerings, new automation tools and unparalleled skill and expertise in these new emerging areas.
Panaya, Inc. is a leading provider of automation technology for large scale enterprise software management. Panaya’s CloudQuality™ suite uniquely positions Infosys to bring automation to several of its service lines via an agile SaaS model, and helps mitigate risk, reduce costs and shorten time to market for clients.
Lodestone is a leading management consultancy firm, advises international companies on strategy and process optimization, and provides business transformation solutions enabled by SAP. The combination of the breadth of capabilities delivered by Infosys and Lodestone's deep experience of driving transformational change, is expected to provide clients across the two companies, a world-class team to accelerate transformation and innovation led growth. The acquisition of Lodestone strengthens Infosys’ Consulting and Systems Integration (C&SI) capabilities.
Australia-based Portland Group Pty Ltd is a leading provider of strategic sourcing and category management services. Portland Group's expertise in strategic sourcing and category management services is expected to complement Infosys BPO's global Sourcing & Procurement capabilities to create a market offering that positively impacts client's business efficiency and effectiveness. This acquisition significantly deepen our capabilities and domain expertise in our Sourcing and Procurement practice.
McCamish Systems LLC is a premier business process solutions provider, based in Atlanta, Georgia in the United States. It provides innovative solutions to the insurance and financial services industries leveraging their proprietary VPAS™, PMACS and Deferral+™ platforms. The acquisition enhances Infosys’ capability to deliver end-to-end business solutions for the insurance and financial services industries.
Expert Information Services
Expert Information Services Pty Limited is one of Australia's leading IT service providers specializing in the design, build and integration of business solutions and products to leading companies in Australia. Our Global Delivery Model combined with the service capabilities of Expert enables us to be a premier player in the growing Australian market.