Tech Mahindra to set up Software Development Centre at Hyderabad
Mahindra, has announced the setting up of its state-of-the-art software development
center in Hyderabad at Kokapet near Golkonda within the SEZ area.
The new state-of-the-art campus when complete will be capable
of housing 3,000 software engineers and will have all modern facilities like
video conferencing, training centres, food courts, a gymnasium and a sports
complex, which is spreading over 8.43 acres of area. The green complex
to be built in the form of campus will have rain water harvesting mechanisms,
an in-house sewage treatment plant to recycle water and minimise the impact
on environment. The structures will be built encompassing intelligent building
management system with intelligent lighting systems.
CP Gurnani, President International Operations of Tech Mahindra
and Ms Ratna Prabha Principal Secretary IT &C Department, Government of
Andhra Pradesh recently signed a MOU (Memorandum Of Understanding) for the acquisition
of land which will be handed over to the company within next few days.
On the announcement of Tech Mahindras Hyderabad campus
plans, Gurnani said, We are overwhelmed by the support that we received
both from the investor-friendly government and professionals here. We are keen
to tap the Andhra Pradesh talent pool and make this centre a major hub in the
region and thus participate in the techno-economic development of the State.
Tech Mahindra has been on a continuous journey of transformation,
addressing new players in the telecom ecosystem and expanding service lines.
We have chosen Hyderabad because of its rapidly developing infrastructure, IT-friendly
policies and access to a high quality pool of software professionals. Hyderabad
is integral to the expansion of the companys service offerings and delivery
capabilities. The huge presence of many of Tech Mahindras ecosystem Partners
in the city makes it further more attractive he further added.