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Tech Mahindra CEO CP Gurnani Wins Gold in CEO World Awards® 2018 for Organization-Wide Reskilling Initiative


Home Newsroom Press Release Tech Mahindra CEO CP Gurnani Wins Gold in CEO World Awards® 2018 for Organization-Wide Reskilling Initiative
Author : mahindraadmin   Category : Technology   Published : 10/16/2018

Tech Mahindra Wins the Bronze Award for ‘Excellence in the Information Technology Sector’

Dallas, New Delhi – October 16th, 2018: Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions announced that their MD & CEO, CP Gurnani, has won a Gold in CEO World Awards® 2018 for leading organization-wide reskilling initiatives. Tech Mahindra has also won the Bronze Award for ‘excellence in the Information Technology sector’.

Mr. Gurnani has been honored for his ambitious initiative aimed at re-skilling and up-skilling of over 112,000 Tech Mahindra employees to ensure that they have the requisite skills and knowledge to remain competitive in an ever-evolving information technology and digital market space.

“I would like to thank the CEO World Awards® for acknowledging Tech Mahindra and its leadership’s initiatives towards re-skilling and up-skilling our employees across the globe. At Tech Mahindra, re-skilling is core to our strategy; today’s disruptive business landscape demands for our talents to be future ready and it is our prime responsibility that the right tools and innovative pathways are facilitated for them. This recognition motivates us to continue investing in empowering our workforce to stay relevant in the digital future”, said CP Gurnani, MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra.

More than 90 per cent of Tech Mahindra’s technical employees have undergone training in digital familiarization and primary digital skills. In addition, more than 60 per cent of these employees have undergone advanced training on digital competencies and the company is geared up to re-skill another 50,000 employees for present and future requirements.

As part of its re-skilling initiatives, Tech Mahindra has recently also launched an internal campaign called Botify - the biggest man machine collaboration in the history of Tech Mahindra. The objective of the campaign is to educate, empower and enable all its associates on cutting-edge technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Chatbots, Robotic Process Automation, Natural Language Processing, and related Platforms on Products.

The coveted annual CEO World Awards® recognize the best in leadership, innovation, organizational performance, new products and services, CEO excellence studies, corporate social responsibility, and milestones from every major industry in the world. Organizations from all over the world submit their nominations - including public and private, profit and non-profit, largest to smallest and new start-ups. This year, more than 80 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2018 award winners.

About the CEO World Awards:

CEO World Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring CEOs and organizations of all types and sizes in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America. The Annual CEO World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards, Network Products Guide’s IT World Awards, Pillar World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. Learn more about the CEO World Awards at

About Tech Mahindra

Tech Mahindra represents the connected world, offering innovative and customer-centric information technology experiences, enabling Enterprises, Associates and the Society to Rise™. We are a USD 4.9 billion company with 113,550+ professionals across 90 countries, helping over 926 global customers including Fortune 500 companies. Our convergent, digital, design experiences, innovation platforms and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value and experiences to our stakeholders. Tech Mahindra is amongst the Fab 50 companies in Asia (Forbes 2018 list).

We are part of the USD 21 billion Mahindra Group that employs more than 200,000 people in over 100 countries. The Group operates in the key industries that drive economic growth, enjoying a leadership position in tractors, utility vehicles, after-market, information technology and vacation ownership.

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