Tech Mahindra announced that it would create new revenue streams and add 1000 jobs in the UK. The tech giant will collaborate with a leading academia and research institute in the UK to co-innovate at Tech Mahindra’s Makers Lab in Milton Keynes.
Makers Lab is a research & development hub for co-innovation of solutions and services of the future with customers, partner companies, research institutions, universities, and start-ups. This development is in the background of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcements regarding the new UK-India collaboration on AI during his visit to India.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said, “Trade and investment between the UK and India are creating good jobs and sustaining livelihoods. So I am happy that Tech Mahindra has decided to join the legions of Indian companies investing in the UK, boosting our technology sector and driving economic growth.”
CP Gurnani, MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra, said, “Innovations and applications of AI can significantly transform the productivity and create revenue streams for businesses in the UK. Tech Mahindra aims to bring out the best solutions powered by next-gen technologies for industries to solve specific challenges. We are committed to invest in the local communities we operate in, and initiatives like these help increase the employability of future technologists in the UK and globally.”
Tech Mahindra is among the leading Indian technology investors in the UK. Together with the academia and research institute, Tech Mahindra Makers Lab will bolster NXT of AI growth in the UK and across 90+ countries where it operates.
Tech Mahindra’s Makers Lab is focused on next-generation technologies such as AI/ML, Robotics, Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality, 5G – Network of the future.