From left, Mr. Jaswinder Chadha, Co-Founder and CEO, Axtria inaugurating the delivery centre in Noida
• Axtria has been growing at >50% CAGR, on the back of robust cloud-computing capabilities
• The company works with more than 70 clients; eight of the top 10 global life sciences companies and two of the top five global banks
• Will create employment opportunity for over 700 data science professionals in the NCR region
New Delhi, February 21, 2018: Axtria, one of the world’s fastest growing data science companies, announced the opening of its second delivery center in India. The new office is in Candor Tech space, Noida, Uttar Pradesh. In a bid to satisfy the increasing demand for data analytics and cloud-based solutions from markets in US, Latin America and Europe, the company is gunning to increase capacity in India and will create employment opportunities in the NCR region.
The new office in Noida is company’s fourth in the National Capital Region. The other three are in, Cybercity, Gurugram with the most recent one being launched in September last year. Outside of India, Axtria has offices in New Jersey, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, London, and Dublin.
Axtria is looking to hire data science professionals across all levels. It kickstarted the recruitment process from premier institutes like IITs, NITs and IIITs. The company is also looking at hiring Data Scientists, Business Analysts, Technical Leads, and Data Architects laterally, from the talent pool available in the market. The new talent-pool will go through extensive training in decision sciences, functional / domain knowledge, data engineering and artificial intelligence at the Axtria Institute, company’s internal learning and development center.
Axtria was co-founded by serial entrepreneurs and angel investors Jaswinder Chadha and Navdeep Chadha. The duo had earlier co-founded marketRx, an analytics and software services provider for global life sciences companies, which was acquired by Cognizant in 2007.
Jaswinder Chadha, Axtria’s Global Chief Executive Officer said, we are witnessing extensive demand for our solutions from across the globe and a big role in this success has been played by our Indian delivery center. We are always looking out for smart people. We think our current infrastructure between Gurgaon and Noida; will have the capacity for roughly around 1400 people. As we grow, we will decide whether to increase our capacity in NCR or consider south of India. The reason we are expanding in India is to continue to innovate and build solutions that resonate with our clients globally.”
Manish Mittal, Managing Principal and Country Head, Axtria India, adds, ‘With the new Noida center, we have further consolidated our position as one of the leading destinations for data analytics professionals in the region. NCR has proven to be a fantastic hub for us, from a talent perspective. With the kind of growth, we are witnessing, we plan to continue to hire top quality talent and offer them a great learning environment coupled with extensive growth opportunities.”
Axtria’s relentless growth and innovation in the analytics space has been recognized by several leading industry bodies. Deloitte has included Axtria in its ‘Technology Fast 500 list (North America)’ for the past three years, consecutively. CIO Review magazine recognized Axtria as one of the 20 Most Promising Pharma & Life Sciences Tech Solution Providers 2017.
Headquartered at New Jersey (U.S.), Axtria is one of the fastest growing data science that combine industry knowledge, analytics, and technology to deliver solutions that help enterprises make better data-driven decisions.
Founded in 2010 by Mr. Jaswinder Chadha and Mr. Navdeep Chadha, successful entrepreneurs and angel investors who also founded ‘marketRx’, Axtria aims at building cutting-edge analytics and software solutions that will help global companies effectively manage insights from big data. The company is strategically funded by investors such as Helion Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, and HNIs.
Axtria has created a distinct positioning in the data analytics space delivering focused solutions to leading global life sciences and BFSI majors. Currently, the company works with more than 70+ clients including eight of the top 10 global life sciences companies and two of the top 5 global banks.
News Source: Axtria