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Infosys announces joint venture with Singapore's Temasek

REUTERS
Published : Sep 7, 2018, 9:01 am IST
Updated : Sep 7, 2018, 11:14 am IST

Infosys will take a 60 per cent stake in the joint venture and Temasek will hold 40 per cent.

The joint venture will integrate teams from Infosys and the operations of Temasek’s unit in Singapore. (Photo: PTI)
 The joint venture will integrate teams from Infosys and the operations of Temasek’s unit in Singapore. (Photo: PTI)

India’s second-largest software services exporter Infosys Ltd said on Friday it formed a joint venture with Singapore state investor Temasek as it expands its presence in Southeast Asia.

Temasek looks to enhance its IT services through the venture in which Infosys will hold a 60 per cent stake and Temasek 40 per cent, Infosys said in a statement.

The joint venture will integrate teams from Infosys and the operations of Temasek’s unit in Singapore, Trusted Source Pte Ltd, which currently delivers IT services to Temasek and a number of other clients.

Headquartered in Singapore, the joint venture will have more than 200 employees and contractors from Trusted Source, while Infosys staff will join over time.

The companies named Shveta Arora, Infosys vice president and regional head in South East Asia, as chief executive officer of the new venture.

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