Infosys Wins Special Award at 2008 NOA Awards
Bangalore, India - December 11, 2008: Infosys BPO, the business process outsourcing subsidiary of Infosys Technologies, has been conferred the special award for 'consistent excellence for outsourcing practice across all disciplines' at the fifth annual NOA Awards for Best Practice in Outsourcing, in London.
The NOA Awards aim to reward organizations for success in outsourcing projects, as well as to raise awareness about best practice in outsourcing. The awards acknowledge achievements in IT outsourcing and business process outsourcing, as well as sector-specific achievements in telecommunications, finance and utilities. The awards have been instituted by the National Outsourcing Association - the only outsourcing trade association in the UK.
"This recognition is a validation of Infosys BPO's continued focus on operational excellence and the sustained efforts to provide business excellence to our customers," said Amitabh Chaudhry, CEO and MD, Infosys BPO.
Martyn Hart, Chairman, NOA said, "At the NOA, we strive to raise awareness of best practice in the outsourcing industry - the awards are core to this strategy. Our winners and the runners-up have ably demonstrated excellence in outsourcing and have highlighted the importance of implementing best practice to achieve the highest standards in delivery. These achievements make an excellent contribution to the Body of Outsourcing Knowledge (the BOOK) that the NOA holds on behalf of the industry."
Infosys was represented in four categories at the awards. The categories were 'BPO project of the year', 'best practice in outsourcing' and two finalist entries for 'The Telecommunications, Utilities and High-Tech Outsourcing Project of the Year'.
The NOA Awards, in its fifth year, recognized 15 companies for their best practice contributions to the outsourcing industry. The awards were judged by a panel which included NOA board members and respected professionals in the industry. The NOA is part of the larger umbrella organization, the European Outsourcing Association.