History of Infosys

1981 On July 2nd the company was incorporated as Infosys Consultants Private Limited at Mumbai.

 INFOSYS was promoted by software professionals, Viz Mr. S. Gopalakrishnan, Mr. K. Dinesh, Nandan M Nilekani, Mr.  S.D. Shibulal, Mr. N.R. Narayana Murthy & Mr. N S Raghavan.

 The company is engaged in software development in the form of services, turnkey projects and products for the domestic and export market.  The software development is targeted towards the distribution, banking, telecommunication and manufacturing sectors worldwide.


 On April 21st the name changed to Infosys Technologies Private Limited, and the Registered office was moved to Bangalore.

 On June 2nd the company was converted into a Public Limited Company under the name Infosys Technologies Ltd.

The company provides software maintenance, re-engineering and downsizing of software applications in these market segments. It also markets internationally, two well-known packages, one for the distribution industry (DMAP) and one for retail banking
 (Bancs 2000).

The company has a joint venture in USA with KSA (Kurt Salmon Associates).  KSA is a  million management consultancy company operating in ten cities of the USA and also in eight different countries.  The company also has an offshore software development centre for General Electric USA.  Yantra Corporation is an wholly owned subsidiary of the Company

 Members of the Infosys start-up team in the early days. Chairman and Chief Mentor, the iconic N R Narayana Murthy, is seen at far left

  Infosys founders (Left to right): Nandan Nilekani, S Gopalakrishnan, N R Narayana Murthy, N S Raghavan, K Dinesh and S D Shibulal .
 (Left to right) Sudha Murthy, N R Narayana Murthy, Nandan Nilekani and Rohini Nilekani, a journalist at Bombay magazine before their wedding, at a picnic near Bangalore in the early 1980s .

Narayana Murthy (middle row, second from left), S D Shibulal (top row, left) and Nandan Nilekani (top row, extreme right, partly hidden) with friends at picnic near Bangalore, early 1980s .

 The early Infosys team brainstorming at Murthy's home in Bangalore, early 1980s .
 Infosys CEO Nandan Nilekani spent a lot of his time writing software code in the company's early days .

 The Murthys' Jayanagar house in Bangalore, where Nandan Nilekani and his wife stayed after they moved to the city to pursue their dream: Infosys .

 The Infosys campus in Bangalore .

 N R Narayana Murthy in New York to sign an agreement with American Express .
(From left to right) Kumari Shibulal, Rohini Nilekani and Sudha Murthy.

Year of Incorporation : 1981 Became a public limited company in India : 1992 ISO 9001/TickIT Certification : 1993 Attained SEI-CMM Level 4 : 1997 Listed on NASDAQ : 1999 Crossed $100 million in annual revenues : 1999 Attained SEI-CMM Level 5 : 1999 Crossed $400 million in revenues : 2001 Crossed $ half a billion in revenues : 2002 Crossed $ billion in revenues : 2004 Crossed $ 2 billion in revenues : 2006 Crossed $ 3 billion in revenues : 2007
Infosys and its subsidiaries have 133,560 employees as on June 30, 2011

Infosys, Pune campus | Movie Theatre, Mysore campus | Bangalore campus | Pune campus

Infosys Chennai main block at Mahindra World City, New Chennai
The intergerated Eco-Friendly Block at Chennai,one of the biggest in the world

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