Awarded for Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement
Bangalore, India - November 3, 2008
Infosys BPO, the business process outsourcing subsidiary of Infosys Technologies, has been conferred with the "Best Achievement of Organizational Business Improvement in Transactional Services" award at the 3rd Annual Global Lean, Six Sigma & Business Improvement Summit held at Orlando, USA.
The Global Six Sigma and Business Improvement Awards recognize the most outstanding organizational achievements through business improvement programs.
Infosys BPO was recognized for its commitment to the deployment of business improvement excellence programs and customer-centric business transformation.
"We are delighted to receive this award. This is a validation of Infosys BPO's continued focus on operational excellence and the sustained efforts of our quality and business transformation team," said Amitabh Chaudhry, CEO and MD, Infosys BPO.
The awards are conferred based on criteria such as strategic relevance, value generation, innovation, implementation, customer benefit, and leadership engagement and organizational leadership and learning.
The 2008 Global Six Sigma & Business Improvement Awards were judged by an independent panel of esteemed experts in the Six Sigma arena and business improvement experts and practitioners.
WCBF-Six Sigma Solutions is the leading provider of extensively researched, high-quality six sigma conferences covering healthcare, financial services, sales and marketing, design for six sigma, lean and six sigma and service and transactional environments. WCBF's Global Six Sigma, Lean & Business Improvement Summit, covering all industry sectors, is the largest senior-level annual event for the global six sigma community
Infosys BPO Ltd. ( www.infosys.com/bpo ), the Business Process Outsourcing subsidiary of Infosys Technologies, was set up in April 2002. Today, it is ranked among the leading BPO companies in India by NASSCOM, Dataquest, the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals, Red Herring, FAO Today, NelsonHall, and others. Infosys BPO focuses on integrated end-to-end outsourcing and delivers transformational benefits to its clients through reduced costs, ongoing productivity improvements, and process reengineering. Infosys BPO operates in India, Czech Republic, China, Philippines, Poland, Bangkok and Mexico and employs 17,238 people. It closed FY 2007-08 with revenues of $250.3 million.
Infosys (NASDAQ: INFY) defines, designs and delivers IT- enabled business solutions that help Global 2000 companies win in a Flat World. These solutions focus on providing strategic differentiation and operational superiority to clients. With Infosys, clients are assured of a transparent business partner, world-class processes, speed of execution and the power to stretch their IT budget by leveraging the Global Delivery Model that Infosys pioneered. Infosys has over 1,00,000 employees in over 50 offices worldwide. Infosys is part of the NASDAQ- 100 Index and The Global Dow. For more information, visit www.infosys.com
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