Times of India
March 27, 2017
Southern manufacturer India Cements Ltd has decided to spin off its IT wing into a separate firm Tekplay Systems Ltd. The cement maker had developed the in-house enterprise resource planning vertical with Coromandel Infotech India. With about 400 employees,
the new firm aims to increase its staff strength to 2,000 employees by 2020 and invest $5-10 million over the next two years. Boasting of Fortune 500 clients like Cisco, Facebook, NetApp, PayPal, Whirlpool, India Cements vice-chairman and managing director N Srinivasan said, “the firms today supports transactions valued at over $8 billion. We have decided to spin off the IT business and focus on cements.” Tekplay apart from supporting $1 billion plus transactions of its parent company India Cements, also handles transactions for Chennai Super Kings, RedHat, Sunpower, Ernst & Young, TTD, CRIS, Union Bank of India, Andhra Bank, Lakshmi Vilas Bank, Maruti Suzuki, Regal Beloit, Spirent and DBS.
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