Ashok Soota Conferred the Top 30 Most Innovative CEOs

BANGALORE, India and PRINCETON, New Jersey, February 4, 2015 — Happiest Minds Technologies, a next generation IT, product engineering services and solutions company today announced that it has been recognized by Inc. India magazine as one of the top mid-sized companies for its innovations. Inc. India’s ‘Innovative 100’ ranking is a prestigious recognition bestowed on India’s most innovative medium sized enterprises by the Inc. India magazine.

Happiest Minds was recognized and received jury’s appreciation in three categories namely:

  • Innovation in Technology: The integrated Security as a Service platform [iSaaS];
  • Innovation in People Practices: The concept of 7 Ws and wellness initiatives, and
  • Innovative Leader: Ashok Soota, Executive Chairman, for his dynamic leadership and belief in the ‘happiness philosophy’.

Salil Godika, Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Happiest Minds Technologies said, “I am very excited about this achievement. As more and more companies are embracing Digital Transformation and are in various stages of digitalizing their business processes and models, we are helping our clients with 3 R’s re-imagining their customer experience, re-engineering business fluidity and reducing risks by leveraging our deep expertise across domains and disruptive technologies (SMAC+). Ashok Soota’s pragmatic approach towards leading the company with his singular mission of ‘Happiest People . Happiest Customers’ has helped do us proud.”

The ‘Innovative 100’ recognition comes close on the heels of other prestigious accolades namely being anointed the second fastest growing technology company on ‘Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India 2014’, ranked #13 in APAC 500 and being ranked fifth in the ‘Top 10 Ranking for Employee Health & Wellness’ prepared by Society for Human Resources Management India (SHRM).

With 1400 employees, 90+ valued customers and 16 global offices, Happiest Minds is en route to becoming the fastest Indian IT Services Company aiming to achieve $100mn in revenue and it’s aiming for its goal of becoming a public company in next 4-5 years.

About Happiest Minds Technologies

Happiest Minds has a sharp focus on enabling Digital Transformation for customers by delivering a Smart, Secure and Connectedexperience through disruptive technologies: mobility, big data analytics, security, cloud computing, social computing, M2M/IoT, unified communications, etc. Enterprises are embracing these technologies to implement Omni-channel strategies, manage structured & unstructured data and make real time decisions based on actionable insights, while ensuring security for data and infrastructure. Happiest Minds also offers high degree of skills, IPs and domain expertise across a set of focused areas that include IT Services, Product Engineering Services, Infrastructure Management, Security, Testing and Consulting.

Headquartered in Bangalore, India, Happiest Minds has operations in the US, UK, Singapore and Australia. It secured a $52.5 million Series-A funding led by Canaan Partners, Intel Capital and Ashok Soota.

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