Zensar Technologies

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Zensar Technologies Limited
Type Public company (BSE504067; NSEZENSARTECH)
Traded as BSE504067
Industry IT Services & BPO
Founded 1991
Headquarters Pune, India
Key people
  • Dr.Ganesh Natarajan
    Vice Chairman & CEO, Zensar Technologies
  • Vivek Gupta
    Chief Executive - Global Infrastructure Management Services
  • Nitin Parab
    Chief Executive - Enterprise Transformation Services
Services Consulting
Mobility
Business Process Management
Business Application Services
Testing and Assurance
Enterprise Solutions
Business Intelligence
Customer Relationship Management
Revenue INR17.82 billion (US$300 million) (2012)[1]
Employees ~6500 (2013)
Parent RPG Group
Website www.zensar.com

Zensar Technologies is a global information technology services and business process outsourcer headquartered in Pune, India. It is a software wing of RPG Group, and offers a range of integrated information technology (IT) and BPO products and services to Fortune 500 clients.

Zensar has a marketing presence in the US, Europe, Asia Pacific and Australia. The company has operations and a customer base spanning across 18 countries including software development centers at Pune and Hyderabad in India and Gdansk in Poland.

Zensar service areas include Application Support and Development, Application portfolio management, Testing, Enterprise Collaboration and Content Management, Enterprise Application Integration, Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing. Zensar's core competency is Application Modernization, using Zensar's SBP framework.

History[edit]

The Company was originally incorporated on 25 April 1952 under the name of Hollerith (India) (Private) Limited. The name of the Company was changed to International Computers and Tabulators (India) Private Limited with effect from 1 October 1959. The Name of the Company was further changed to International Computers (India) Limited with effect from 9 July 1968 and finally the name of the Company was changed to Zensar Technologies Limited on 14 January 2000.

On 16 August 2001 Zensar Technologies Limited merged with Fujitsu ICIM Limited to form the new company, Zensar Technologies Limited.

On 31 December 2010 Zensar Technologies acquired US-based infrastructure management company PSI Holding, which operates under the name Akibia.

Awards[edit]

  • Zensar Technologies felicitated with Emerging Business Applications Award for 2009 at the Oracle UK Partner Awards in London.[2]
  • Third consecutive CNBC award for Outstanding exporter of the year 2009 in IT, ITES & Electronics.[3][4][5]
  • Oracle UK Partner Award[6]
  • Zensar felicitated by Special Jury Commendation Award by the then President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Kalam for outstanding commitment and contribution to Nation Building through CSR efforts[7]
  • Zensar named as the Trailblazer of the Year 2006 by the NHRD for Best HR Practices[8]
  • Zensar awarded the 'Corporate Governance Business for Social Responsibility Award' for 2006[9]

Locations[edit]

Zensar has its headquarters in Pune, Maharashtra with five delivery centres: three locations in India and two in the UK and US. Zensar has a number of on-site offices in the US, UK, Sweden, Finland, Germany, South Africa, Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia.[10]

Acquisitions and joint ventures[edit]

  • Acquired ThoughDigital for US$24.9 million in 2007[11]
  • Joint venture with a Tokyo Based EZA to form Zensar Advanced Technologies[12][13]
  • Acquired Hyderabad based OBT global in 2005[14]
  • Acquired Akibia Inc. worth $100 Million[15]

Partnerships and Alliances[edit]

  • Zensar and SOA Software announce Global Strategic Partnership in 2007[16]
  • IBM - Zensar has entered into a partnership with IBM Partner World to leverage the growing E-business market[17]
  • Zensar Technologies is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner[18]
  • Zensar is a channel and service partner of SAP[19]
  • Zensar technologies is a worldwide recognized Oracle partner[20]

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