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As power shifts back to Bengaluru, Infy's hiring plans in US may take a hit

Firm's dented image following Sikka's exit could bring down revenues in the margin-rich US market

Ayan Pramanik  |  Bengaluru 

As power shifts back to Bengaluru from Silicon Valley, Infosys’ ambitious plan to hire more than 10,000 people there could face a setback. The firm’s image as an employer of choice among American engineers has already received a dent after the dramatic departure of Vishal Sikka.  Hiring in the US would also be difficult if Infosys fails to meet its revenue forecast for the year ahead. Analysts have said the management turmoil could reflect on the company getting newer clients in areas such as digital and cloud, where employees need to collaborate with customers ...

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First Published: Tue, August 22 2017. 01:01 IST