Melbourne, Australia – June 3, 2013
Infosys (NYSE: INFY) announced today that IBM has named Infosys the Smarter Commerce Business Partner of the Year for Australia and New Zealand.
The IBM Smarter Commerce portfolio helps retailers achieve brand intimacy by more effectively automating their purchasing, marketing, sales and fulfilment processes to better serve their customers. IBM presents the Smarter Commerce Business Partner of the Year to the IBM business partner who demonstrates the strongest strategic, brand, sales, delivery and technical resources to deliver positive outcomes for Smarter Commerce clients. This award covers the 2012 financial year.
Reggie George, Associate Vice President and ANZ Region Head – Retail, Consumer Packaged Goods and Logistics, Infosys:
“Infosys is drawing upon our globally acknowledged consulting, systems integration and IP-driven solutions to help our clients in the retail sector run their enterprises efficiently and tap emerging opportunities created by the rise of cloud, big data and mobility. Over the past few years, we have invested heavily in bringing these capabilities to the Australia and New Zealand markets, and it’s gratifying to see these investments bearing fruit for our clients and business partners in the region.”
Dulles Krishnan, Director – Commerce Solutions and Smarter Commerce, IBM Growth Markets:
“IBM’s Smarter Commerce vision is dependent on us strategically partnering with our Business Partners to deliver the best possible client experience. This award is in recognition of this and we congratulate Infosys on such an achievement.”
Infosys is a global leader in business consulting and technology solutions. As a proven partner focused on building tomorrow’s enterprise, Infosys enables clients in more than 30 countries to outperform the competition and stay ahead of the innovation curve.
Ranked in the top tier of Forbes’ 100 most innovative companies, Infosys – with $7B in annual revenues and 150,000+ employees – provides enterprises with strategic insights on what lies ahead. We help enterprises transform and thrive in a changing world through strategic consulting, operational leadership and the co-creation of breakthrough solutions, including those in mobility, sustainability, big data and cloud computing.
Visit www.infosys.com to see how Infosys (NYSE: INFY) is Building Tomorrow's Enterprise® today.
Certain statements in this release concerning our future growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013 and on Form 6-K for the quarters ended June 30, 2012, September 30, 2012 and December 31, 2012. These filings are available at www.sec.gov. Infosys may, from time to time, make additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements contained in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and our reports to shareholders. The company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the company unless required by law.
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