Hyderabad, February 6, 2020: Leading global data and analytics player, Experian, has opened a new India Development Centre (IDC) in Hyderabad.
The centre was inaugurated by Shri Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary of the Industries & Commerce (I&C) and Information Technology (IT) Departments, Telangana Government.
The IDC currently houses 200 engineers and aims to create jobs for 2500 employees by 2024. Located in Cyber Pearl HITEC City, the new centre spans across 35,000 sq. ft. This is part of Experian’s global network of development centres and will work closely with the Experian product teams globally. The IDC will allow Experian to build on its innovation agenda by tapping top talent available in India.
Says Alex Lintner, Group President of Consumer Information Services, Experian said, “ Hyderabad has emerged as a major hub for technology and innovation apart from attracting top talent from across the country. Superior infrastructure, good quality of education and a rich talent pool combined with the ease of doing business makes it the ideal location for our India Development Centre. Experian has always believed in fostering a culture of continuous innovation and driving financial inclusion across the world to help consumers get easier access to credit.”
Adds Sathya Kalyanasundaram, Country Head and Managing Director, Experian India: “We are excited to see Experian’s continued investment in India; and view this move as a clear testament to Experian’s commitment to grow the India operations through both organic and inorganic opportunities. Our continued growth in India over the past several years coupled with sustained investments such as these will propel India to play a significant role in Experian’s overall growth story for the years to come."