Tech Mahindra to Generate Revenue Streams in UK Amid Boris Johnson’s Trip To India
Tech Mahindra, a digital transformation, consulting, and business re-engineering services and solutions, announced that it will create new revenue streams and add 1000 jobs in the UK.
The tech company will collaborate with an academia and research institute in the UK to enable co-innovation at Tech Mahindra’s Makers Lab in Milton Keynes.
Makers Lab is a research & development hub for co-innovation of solutions and services of the future with customers, partner companies, research institutions, universities, and start-ups.
This news is in line with Boris Johnson’s announcements regarding the new UK-India collaboration on Artificial Intelligence made during his visit to India. The initiative aims to grow innovation and prosperity in both countries and harness the power of emerging technologies to confront global challenges.
Tech Mahindra Makers Lab wants to bolster AI growth in the UK and across 90+ countries where it operates.
Boris Johnson comments: “Trade and investment between the UK and India is creating good jobs and sustaining livelihoods in both of our countries. I’m very pleased that Tech Mahindra has decided to join the legions of Indian companies investing in the UK, boosting our technology sector and driving economic growth.”
The initiative is in line with Tech Mahindra’s focus on co-innovation & digital transformation with customers, partners, and academia by leveraging next-gen technologies. The association with academia and research institutes will further enable Tech Mahindra to pave the way for job creation and build an eco-system of interns and scholars to drive innovations in AI and Data Science.
CP Gurnani, MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra, said: “Innovations and applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) can significantly transform productivity and create revenue streams for businesses in the UK.
“Tech Mahindra aims to bring out the best of solutions powered by next-gen technologies for industries to solve specific challenges. We are also committed to investing in the local communities we operate in, and initiatives like these help increase the employability of future technologists in the UK as well as globally.”
Tech Mahindra’s Makers Lab is focused on next-generation technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Robotics, Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality, 5G. There is a range of business problems that Makers Lab aims to solve to enhance citizen services and customer experiences.