Noida, June 21st, 2013 – HCL Technologies Ltd. a leading global IT services company today announced it has entered into a multi-year engagement with Vestas Wind Systems A/S as their strategic partner. Vestas is a global leader in manufacturing, selling, installing, and servicing of wind turbine power-plants.
HCL will provide application development and management- and IT-consultancy services to applications run by Vestas as part of this engagement. The services will be delivered to Vestas primarily from India, but also from the Philippines and across locations in Denmark. Besides cost reduction, Vestas IT expects to gain increased flexibility in terms of skills, scale, knowledge and experience and achieve higher quality by using the HCL’s best in class processes and services.
Torben Bonde, CIO, Vestas said, “We are pleased to partner with HCL which has shown passion and flexibility in their efforts to meet Vestas’ requirements. I am looking very much forward to a partnership based upon HCL having the same goals and objectives as Vestas, by delivering value added services, best practices and innovation.”
Commenting on the success, Sanjeev Nikore, President, Consumer, Manufacturing and Public Services, HCL Technologies Ltd. said, “HCL is committed to deliver innovation to its customers especially in these turbulent times by providing competence, flexibility and cost optimization. This is a significant engagement in renewable energy sector. It will reflect our commitment to the sustainability agenda besides showcasing our rapid growth in the Nordic region.”
The milestone win for HCL comes on the back of its definite strength in the domain of application development, management- and IT-consultancy Services. Company’s ADeX (Application Development Excellence) Framework along with its employee first driven approach will align HCL with Vestas business objectives delivering desired results though IT innovation.
Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ around 49,000 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of CO2 every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence.
Today, Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 17,000 passionate people at its service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 62 per cent more megawatts installed than our closest competitor and more than 56 GW of cumulative installed capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.
We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com.
About HCL Technologies
HCL Technologies is a leading global IT services company, working with clients in the areas that impact and redefine the core of their businesses. Since its inception into the global landscape after its IPO in 1999, HCL focuses on ‘transformational outsourcing’, underlined by innovation and value creation, and offers integrated portfolio of services including software-led IT solutions, remote infrastructure management, engineering and R&D services and BPO. HCL leverages its extensive global offshore infrastructure and network of offices in 31 countries to provide holistic, multi-service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Services, Public Services and Healthcare. HCL takes pride in its philosophy of ‘Employees First, Customers Second’ which empowers our 84,403 transformers to create a real value for the customers. HCL Technologies, along with its subsidiaries, had consolidated revenues of US$ 4.5 billion (Rs 24,709 crores), as on 31st March 2013 (on LTM basis). For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com
About HCL Enterprise
HCL is a $6.2 billion leading global technology and IT enterprise comprising two companies listed in India – HCL Technologies and HCL Infosystems. Founded in 1976, HCL is one of India's original IT garage start-ups. A pioneer of modern computing, HCL is a global transformational enterprise today. Its range of offerings includes product engineering, custom & package applications, BPO, IT infrastructure services, IT hardware, systems integration, and distribution of information and communications technology (ICT) products across a wide range of focused industry verticals. The HCL team consists of over 90,000 professionals of diverse nationalities, who operate from 31 countries including over 500 points of presence in India. For more information, please visit www.hcl.com
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