BENGALURU, India, Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, has been awarded the number 3 ranking on the Forbes list of The World's Best Regarded Companies for 2019. Ranked 31st in 2018, Infosys' rise in the rankings exemplifies the company's strong performance, the respect it inspires amongst its stakeholders and also highlights the contribution of digital services companies worldwide.
Forbes' list of The World's Best Regarded Companies includes the top 250 companies from Forbes' Global 2000 list, which tracks the world's largest public companies. The list of the best regarded companies is based on each company's trustworthiness, honesty, social conduct, fairness to its employees and the performance of its products and services. This year, Forbes partnered with Statista, which surveyed over 15,000 respondents from more than 50 countries.
Salil Parekh, Chief Executive Officer, Infosys, said, "We are delighted and humbled to be ranked number 3 amongst the world's best regarded companies. This recognition is a testimony of our long lasting values and continuous pursuit of excellence towards making our clients successful. I would like to congratulate and thank each one of our 229,000 employees who strive every single day to uphold our founding values while working tirelessly to help global enterprises navigate their digital journeys."
The editors at Forbes said, "Forbes' rankings include companies spanning across geographies. This year's list has a global scope, reflecting the emerging prevalence of Asian companies in the United States. Infosys has made great strides in the U.S. this year, after surpassing its' goal of hiring over 10,000 American employees well ahead of schedule."
Infosys is a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting. We enable clients in 45 countries to navigate their digital transformation. With over three decades of experience in managing the systems and workings of global enterprises, we expertly steer our clients through their digital journey. We do it by enabling the enterprise with an AI-powered core that helps prioritize the execution of change. We also empower the business with agile digital at scale to deliver unprecedented levels of performance and customer delight. Our always-on learning agenda drives their continuous improvement through building and transferring digital skills, expertise, and ideas from our innovation ecosystem.
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Certain statements mentioned in this presentation concerning our future growth prospects are forward-looking statements regarding our future business expectations intended to qualify for the 'safe harbor' under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties relating to these statements include, but are not limited to, risks and uncertainties regarding fluctuations in earnings, fluctuations in foreign exchange rates, our ability to manage growth, intense competition in IT services including those factors which may affect our cost advantage, wage increases in India, our ability to attract and retain highly skilled professionals, time and cost overruns on fixed-price, fixed-time frame contracts, client concentration, restrictions on immigration, industry segment concentration, our ability to manage our international operations, reduced demand for technology in our key focus areas, disruptions in telecommunication networks or system failures, our ability to successfully complete and integrate potential acquisitions, liability for damages on our service contracts, the success of the companies in which Infosys has made strategic investments, withdrawal or expiration of governmental fiscal incentives, political instability and regional conflicts, legal restrictions on raising capital or acquiring companies outside India, and unauthorized use of our intellectual property and general economic conditions affecting our industry. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our United States Securities and Exchange Commission filings including our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019. These filings are available at www.sec.gov. Infosys may, from time to time, make additional written and oral forward-looking statements, including statements contained in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and our reports to shareholders. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements that may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the Company unless it is required by law.
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