Cardif announced today that it has signed a technology partnership agreement with Infosys, a leading edge Information Technology Consulting and Services company, for the development of its international IT strategy.
This partnership aims to increase the responsiveness and quality of Cardif Information Technology services to aid the development of Bank - Assurance in over 26 countries where Cardif is present.
"We were looking for a leading edge IT partner to support our IT projects at an international level. Infosys' experience in managing large international projects and its excellence in IT development processes were important factors in our decision", explains Stéphane Sorin, Head of International IT, Cardif.
According to Prakash Chellam, Business Development Manager, Infosys Technologies Ltd, in Paris, "We are proud to associate with Cardif - a leader in the insurance sector - as its preferred technology partner for business transformation. Our ability to handle global large scale engagements combined with our business continuity planning, enables us to take on mission critical projects like these, and ensure smooth operations and success, regardless of any eventualities."
Infosys was selected following a call for tender to five IT service providers.
Founded in 1973, Cardif is a global private insurance company, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas. Cardif very quickly established itself as a leading multiple partnership company in many countries. 40% of its 2001 turnover came from abroad, thanks to its presence in 26 different countries. Today Cardif has over 150 institutional partners worldwide.
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