- Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis and Mr. Paul Hermelin, Chairman & CEO, Capgemini inaugurate the new facility
- The 50-acre campus is designed to seat 30,000 employees
- Houses a state-of-the-art Applied Innovation Exchange in India
Mumbai, India, April 05, 2016: Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services inaugurated a new campus today at Airoli in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. The campus was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis and Mr. Paul Hermelin, Chairman and CEO, Capgemini in the presence of Srinivas Kandula, CEO, Capgemini India, Yves Perrin, Consul General of France in Mumbai and members of the Capgemini India Leadership team.
The new campus, spread across 50 acres, will have a built-up area of 3 million sq. ft and will seat 30,000 employees. The first phase of the campus with a built-up area of 1 million sq. ft. and seating capacity of about 13,000 is operational, while the second phase is expected to be completed by early 2018.
The campus will offer an array of service offerings including Application Services, Digital Services, and Infrastructure Services. These services will be delivered to Capgemini’s global customers based in US and Europe from across different industry verticals such as consumer products, retail, financial services, manufacturing and automotive. The facility houses a Client Experience Centre (CEC), which brings together the different capabilities of businesses and sectors that Capgemini serves. It also has a state-of-the-art Applied Innovation Exchange (AIE) in India, which provides physical space for immersive experiences, collaboration, prototyping and testing. The AIE in Mumbai is designed to work seamlessly with eight other Applied Innovation Exchanges across locations including San Francisco, London, Lillie, Utrecht, Munich, Paris, Toulouse, and Melbourne. Located in the Client Experience Center, the Mumbai AIE hosts solutions developed by Centres of Excellence across Retail, Manufacturing, Automotive, and Energy & Utilities.
Commenting on the launch of the new campus, Paul Hermelin, Chairman and CEO, Capgemini said, “With 50 percent of our global workforce based in India, the country is strategic to our global growth plans. We are looking to make India the epicenter of execution for the group and will focus on building capabilities around innovation, client experience and leadership. The launch of this new campus reaffirms our commitment to India, which continues to be the backbone of the Capgemini Group.”
Srinivas Kandula, CEO, Capgemini India said, “We currently have over 33,000 employees in the state of Maharashtra of which 24,000 employees are based in Mumbai. With the launch of this new campus in Navi Mumbai, we continue to expand our footprints in strategic areas by leveraging the immense skilled talent pool available in one of the major business hubs in the world.”
With 180,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2015 global revenues of EUR 11.9 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.
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About Capgemini India
Capgemini in India has over 87,000 people and presence in nine cities (Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Kolkata and Chennai - Trichy and Salem). A pioneer in the IT industry, Capgemini has over 45 years of global expertise collaborating with leading corporations and now brings the Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing experience to India. With dedicated teams to service the local markets, Capgemini has strong domain experience to assist clients across the Government and Public Sector, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, Telecom and Financial Services sectors and help them advance in their respective industries.
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