Infosys completes 8 years of NYSE listing, to ring closing bell

Team Udayavani, Dec 12, 2020, 10:14 AM IST

New Delhi: Infosys will ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Friday to commemorate its eighth anniversary of listing on the exchange.

Infosys CEO Salil Parekh will ring the closing bell in a ceremony to celebrate the company’s 2020 achievements, including its eight years of trading on the NYSE, rapid growth in the US, and its recently announced Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Vision for 2030, a regulatory filing said.

“This has been a pivotal year for our employees, customers, and investors, as we have together faced historic challenges. As the world emerges out of the ongoing disruption, Infosys has remained steadfastly committed to helping global enterprises navigate the challenges through rapid digital acceleration.

“This year also marks Infosys’ expanded investment in our US presence, commitment to create 25,000 American jobs by 2022, and efforts to meet the reskilling and employment needs raised by COVID-19,” Parekh said.

Infosys plans to hire 12,000 American workers over the next two years, taking its hiring commitment in the country to 25,000 over five years.

In 2017, Infosys had committed to hiring 10,000 American workers over two years, and has created 13,000 jobs in the US.

“The moment also celebrates the company’s ESG roadmap for 2030, through which it continues to set high aspirations towards being a well-governed organisation for diverse talent with an inclusive workplace and community strategies to leverage technology for good,” Parekh said.

This year, Infosys achieved carbon neutrality, 30 years ahead of 2050, the timeline set by the Paris Agreement.

In its recently published Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Vision for 2030, the company also outlined ambitious goals for hiring and retaining talent as well as creating an inclusive workplace.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Seven assembly bypolls in six states on Nov 3: EC

Former Goa minister Pandurang Raut passes away

Randeep Hooda begins filming Savarkar biopic

BJP accuses DMK legislator of demanding kickback

Sonia Gandhi to arrive in Mysuru today; to visit Chamundeshwari hills along with Rahul

‘Bomb scare’: IAF fighter jets dispatched to intercept Iranian plane

Engine failure delays Bengaluru-Kannur train

Related Articles More

Gone with the loan: Indian ‘travel-philes’ bank big on ‘travel now, pay later’

Karnataka Bank launches ‘KBL Utsav’ loan campaign

FPIs turn net sellers again; withdraw Rs 7,600 cr from equities in Sep

We cannot afford to have IBC lose its sheen, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Decision to import areca nut from Bhutan: Farmers, traders fear price collapse


Day 8 | Mahagauri

Sarapady Devadas Special Video.

Day 7 | Goddess Kalratri

Huge Fish Found in Muloor

Uchila Dasara 2022 Celebration

Latest Additions

Netizens seek action against organisers of Durga Puja that had Asura looking like Gandhi

Seven assembly bypolls in six states on Nov 3: EC

Appointment on compassionate ground concession not a right: SC

Former Goa minister Pandurang Raut passes away

Randeep Hooda begins filming Savarkar biopic

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.