The first and only Indian Company to win the Global MAKE award eight times
Bangalore, India, November 30, 2011
Infosys Limited (NASDAQ: INFY) has been recognized as one of the winners of the esteemed Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Award 2011, by Teleos in association with The KNOW Network. The 2011 MAKE Panel has recognized Infosys as a leader in creating a learning organization amongst leading institutions worldwide. This is the eighth time that the company has been awarded the Global MAKE award.
The Global MAKE award 2011 panel, consisting of Global Fortune 500 senior executives and internationally recognized intellectual capital experts, has selected Infosys for its ability to create a culture of learning within the organization.
Acknowledging the award, Mr. Srikantan Moorthy, Senior Vice President and Group Head, Education & Research, Infosys Limited, said, "We are delighted to be recognized as a Global MAKE winner for the eighth time. Businesses today are operating in a dynamic environment where effective knowledge creation and dissemination increasingly defines market leadership. In line with this, Knowledge Management provides a significant thrust for Infosys to achieve our objective of offering best-in-class services and solutions to our clients across the world. Winning the Global MAKE Award; therefore, is a proof of our commitment towards this objective."
Dr. J.K. Suresh, Vice President, Infosys Limited, said, "At Infosys, we are constantly working towards surpassing the expectations of clients as we support them in achieving their business goals. Recognitions such as MAKE awards strengthen our resolve to relentlessly sustain and fuel vibrant knowledge sharing by deploying state-of-the-art Knowledge Management solutions and engaging employees in the continuous process of creating value for our clients."
Infosys was the first Indian company to win the Global MAKE award in 2003 and enter the Global MAKE Hall of Fame in 2005. The company has also recently been awarded the 2011 Asian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Award.
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Teleos, an independent knowledge management and intellectual capital research company, administers the Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) program. The KNOW Network http://www.knowledgebusiness.com - is a Web-based global community of organizations dedicated to networking, benchmarking and sharing best knowledge practices leading to superior business performance. The MAKE research program consists of the annual Global MAKE study - the international benchmark for best practice knowledge organizations. In addition, MAKE studies are conducted to identify leading knowledge-driven organizations at the regional/national level, such as in Asia, Europe, India, Indonesia, Japan and North America.
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