Rolls Royce one of the world’s leading aerospace and defence technology companies and Infosys, a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting signed a strategic partnership for sourcing engineering and R&D Services for Rolls Royce’s Civil Aerospace business. As part of the overall partnership, Rolls Royce will transition a significant part of its engineering centre capabilities for Civil Aerospace in Bengaluru to Infosys.
Speaking about the partnership, Kishore Jayaraman, President, Rolls Royce India & South Asia, said, “India has grown to become a key contributor to the Rolls Royce global engineering ecosystem, delivering high levels of technical capability to support a broad range of complex business demands. Our vision is to continue this high capability engineering work in India, in partnership with Infosys. Infosys has been a valued partner to Rolls Royce for many years, and we now look forward to building on this strategic partnership to secure the full range of our engineering capabilities here, while ensuring future growth potential for our engineering talent. We are committed to India and remain positive about the long-term prospects in this market.”
Jasmeet Singh, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Manufacturing, Infosys, said, “We have always believed it is important to integrate the physical knowledge of a product with digital capabilities like Industry 4.0, additive manufacturing, and predictive analytics. The Rolls Royce engineering team at Bengaluru has been at the forefront of these innovations, and we are delighted to welcome them to Infosys. We have had a long and fruitful association with Rolls Royce and are looking forward to supporting the company in addressing the Civil Aerospace industry challenges. We are confident that this excellent talent will be a great addition to Infosys’ deep experience in turbomachinery. We look forward to continuing to deliver industry-leading solutions to our clients in the aerospace and defence sectors and beyond while providing a great career path to our new colleagues within a rapidly growing ecosystem.”
Leveraging its expertise in core engineering services, digital transformation capabilities, and Rolls Royce product knowledge acquired through the partnership, Infosys will provide a full range of high-end engineering and R&D services integrated with advanced digital service to Rolls Royce.
Over the past decade, Rolls Royce established a multidisciplinary engineering centre in Bengaluru, and this has been an integral part of Rolls Royce Engineering and R&D services. Through robust investments over the last two decades, Infosys has established an industry-leading position in engineering services and is delivering end-to-end solutions to customers in the turbomachinery, propulsion (TMP), aerospace and defence industries.
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