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TCS Recognised Among Top 50 US Companies for Diversity: Report

TCS has over 424,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries


Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a part of the Tata group which generated consolidated revenues of $20.9 billion in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019, has been recognized in DiversityInc’s “2019 Top 50 Companies for Diversity” in the US.

TCS was selected as one of DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies — out of more than 1,800 assessed organizations – for its sustained investments and efforts in diversity and inclusion, the company said in a statement.

“Our workforce diversity is fuelling the innovation that’s helping our customers succeed in a Business 4.0 world,” said Balaji Ganapathy, Head, Workforce Effectiveness, TCS.

“Equally important is our work to expand access to opportunities for underserved and marginalized groups in the communities where we operate,” he added.

TCS provides business transformation services to customers across all 50 US states and Washingtion DC, with a diverse local workforce that comprises 70 nationalities, and women making up 28 per cent of the base.

Since 2014, TCS has hired more than 20,000 Americans and is one of the nation’s largest job creators in IT sector. This figure includes more than 1,500 recent college graduates.

Ratan Tata. Wikimedia

TCS has extended support for Million Women Mentors (MWM), the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT), STEMconnector, US2020, NPower and more.

“Through MWM, TCS’ platform and technology services have connected more than 60 companies and 60 youth-service partners across 43 states,” informed the company.

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“DiversityInc Top 50 Companies have a decisive advantage, because they treat people more fairly than other companies,” said Luke Visconti, Founder and CEO, DiversityInc.

DiversityInc focuses on the benefits diversity brings to businesses.

TCS has over 424,000 of the world’s best-trained consultants in 46 countries. (IANS)

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Amid a slowdown in job growth across sectors, IT services major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys hired about 42,000 more techies in the recently concluded fiscal 2018-19 than it did in the previous fiscal, registering a growth of over 350 per cent in new hiring, a media report said.

While Mumbai-headquartered TCS hired 29,287 employees in the financial year ending on March 31, Bengaluru-based Infosys added 24,016 software professionals, Fortune reported this week.

So together these two companies added 53,303 employees in the 2018-19 financial year, while they hired just about 11,500 employees in the 2017-2018 financial year.

TCS hired 7,775 employees, while Infosys added 3,743 employees in FY18, the Fortune report said, suggesting that the momentum of hiring in the $167-billion Indian software services industry has started picking up.

Employees walking infront of Infosys office.

In 2019, IT firms are likely to hire professionals with expertise in data science, data analysis, solution architects, product management, digital marketing, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and cyber security, according to experts.

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The Indian IT industry is expected to add around 2.5 lakh new jobs this year, according to a TeamLease Services report.

“Investments in IT re-skilling will increase by around 20% in 2019,” said the report on “IT hiring projections for 2019”. (IANS)