VirtusaPolaris Receives Stevie Award Recognitions for Investor Relations and Technical Innovation | Business Wire
WESTBOROUGH, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand of Virtusa Corporation and
Polaris Consulting & Services, Ltd., and a leading worldwide provider of
information technology (IT) consulting and outsourcing services, today
announced that it has been awarded two Stevie Award recognitions; a Gold
award for Investor Relations and a Silver award for Most Innovative
Technology Company of the Year. The American Business Awards are
presented by the Stevie Awards, a U.S.-based business awards program.
“We’re honored to receive these Stevie Awards in recognition of our
investor relations program, and for being one of the most innovative
companies in the technology industry,” said Ranjan Kalia, chief
financial officer, VirtusaPolaris. “We pride ourselves on constantly
striving to develop the most innovative solution sets that accelerate
business outcomes for our clients. That same dedication to excellence
extends to our investor relations program, where our guiding principles
are to maintain a high level of transparency and visibility with the
investment community at all times.”
As a Gold winner in Investor Relations, VirtusaPolaris was recognized
for its comprehensive and deep engagement with its investors and the
financial community, providing transparency and extensive information in
terms of stock coverage and pricing. VirtusaPolaris was also hailed for
the execution of its acquisition of Polaris Consulting & Services,
managing a major deal of high complexity.
In the Most Innovative Technology Company of the Year category,
VirtusaPolaris was honored for its creative technical environments that
nurture innovation, supported by a strong technical team to help its
customers achieve profitability. Among its services and offerings that
impact business value and bring innovation to the table, VirtusaPolaris
was recognized for its InsightLive and Centroid solutions that reduce
errors, while increasing service quality and profitability.
“We’re humbled and honored to receive this recognition which showcases
our continued success in technology innovation,” said Chandika Mendis,
global head of Engineering, VirtusaPolaris. “Our philosophy has always
been to accelerate every phase of the systems development life cycle and
provide those benefits back to our clients, while simultaneously
creating an engaging environment for development teams. We’ve seen
tremendous value for our clients as well as our team members from this
This year’s awards were presented to VirtusaPolaris during The 14th
Annual American Business Awards banquet on June 20, 2016 at the Marriott
Marquis Hotel in New York City.
VirtusaPolaris is a leading worldwide provider of information technology
(IT) consulting and outsourcing services, having received several
recognitions, including being named to the IAOP® Global Outsourcing 100
list, a Star Performer in Large Insurance Application Outsourcing
Relationships by Everest Group, a Top 10 Sourcing Service Provider by
ISG, and to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for IT Services for
Communications Service Providers.
VirtusaPolaris, the market-facing brand reflecting the combined
strengths of Virtusa Corporation and Polaris Consulting & Services, Ltd.
is a global provider of information technology (IT) consulting and
outsourcing services that accelerate business outcomes for Global 2000
companies and leading software vendors in banking and financial
services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, technology, media
VirtusaPolaris’ solutions address the CXOs’ dual challenge of growing
revenues while improving IT cost efficiencies. VirtusaPolaris’ digital
services leverage innovative new technologies to reimagine the customer
experience, increasing retention and creating lasting value.
VirtusaPolaris’ preemptive outsourcing solutions help clients reduce
risk and improve IT operations.
VirtusaPolaris delivers services across the IT lifecycle, including
consulting, solution design, technology selection, implementation,
testing and maintenance & support, including infrastructure support.
Inheriting a strong heritage in software engineering, VirtusaPolaris is
highly qualified to both develop and maintain software, using a proven
platforming methodology and advanced Agile and Accelerated Solution
Design techniques to reliably produce results on time and within budget.
Holding a record of success across industries and unparalleled domain
expertise, VirtusaPolaris understands clients’ business challenges best
and uses that to deliver distinctive, differentiated and innovative
application of technology to solve those problems. Examples of large
business transformations completed include the world’s largest P&C
claims modernization program, one of the largest corporate customer
portals for a premier global bank, an order to cash implementation for a
multinational telecommunications provider, and digital transformations
for media and banking companies.
Virtusa Corporation is headquartered in Massachusetts, and together with
Polaris, has 50 offices across North America, Europe and Asia.
Polaris Consulting & Services is a subsidiary of Virtusa Corporation.
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