In the 'Top Three League' for the Fifth Year in a Row
Scores High on 'Company Image and Culture' as the Combined Organization Successfully Completes
Its First Phase of Integration
BANGALORE, India and FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 27, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- iGATE Corporation (Nasdaq:IGTE), the first integrated Technology and Operations (iTOPS) company providing Business Outcomes based solutions under the brand iGATE Patni, today announced that the company has been ranked third in Data Quest CMR Annual Survey of the Top 20 Best IT Employers in India. For the fifth year in a row, iGATE Patni was ranked among the top three employers.
Commenting on iGATE Patni's performance in the Best Employer Survey, Mr. Shyamanuja Das, Editor, Data Quest, said, "iGATE Patni has been consistently featuring among the top three employers for some years now. This year, the Company has ranked No.1 in multiple parameters such as image, company culture, job content, salary and training."
Srinivas Kandula, Global Head - HR, iGATE Patni, said, "We are pleased to have maintained our ranking in the top three positions over the last five years. Our first phase of integration has been successfully completed and we continue to focus on instilling best-in-class people practices across the entire breadth of the combined entity."
Participating IT companies across India entered a two-part process to determine the DQ-CMR Best Employers. The first part consisted of selecting companies based on five key parameters such as Employee Size; Average Tenure (years); Total Average Training; Retention Rate; and Average Salary Hike (%). The second part consisted of a confidential Employee Satisfaction survey. The combined scores from both the process determined the top companies and the final ranking.
About iGATE Patni
'iGATE Patni' is the common brand identity of two organizations — iGATE Corporation and Patni Computer Systems Limited (Patni). With iGATE having acquired a majority stake in Patni, the two companies, under the common brand iGATE Patni, jointly provide full-spectrum consulting, technology and business process outsourcing, and product engineering services on a Business Outcomes-based model. Armed with over three decades of IT Services experience and powered by the iTOPS (Integrated Technology and Operations) platform, iGATE Patni's multi-location global organization with a talent pool of 26,000+ people, consistently delivers effective solutions to over 360 Fortune 1000 clients spanning across verticals like: banking & FINANCIAL services; insurance & healthcare; life sciences; manufacturing, retail, distribution & logistics; media, entertainment leisure & travel; communication, energy & utilities; public sector; and independent software vendors. Visit: www.igatepatni.com
iGATE Corporation is listed on nasdaq (IGTE), and Patni Computer Systems Limited on the Bombay Stock Exchange (532517), the National Stock Exchange of India (PATNI) and NYSE (PTI).
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