Bangalore, Karnataka, India:
Acuity Information Companions (Acuity), a number one supplier of bespoke analysis, analytics and know-how options to the monetary companies sector, is happy to announce its progress plans for 2021, after reporting report progress in 2020 and a powerful first quarter in 2021.
2020 was unpredictable for international companies. It was additionally the primary 12 months of Acuity’s operations since changing into impartial from Moody’s Company, following its administration buyout backed by Equistone Companions Europe in November 2019. Over the 12 months, Acuity added greater than 80 shoppers, bringing the overall variety of institutional shoppers it helps to over 350. Consistent with continued new enterprise progress, it intends to rent over 1,200 staff in 2021 throughout its places of work globally.
“Because the COVID-19 pandemic led to immeasurable tragedy, Acuity targeted on methods it might finest help its staff and shoppers and the communities it operates in,” mentioned Robert King, Chief Govt Officer, Acuity Information Companions. “We had been lucky to attach with shoppers on a deeper stage and develop our enterprise by providing market-leading companies and know-how options to new and current shoppers. World banks, asset managers and monetary companies firms sought help to rework their companies, drive innovation and function effectively. Via our capability to offer high quality companies—despite the fact that the enterprise moved to a work-from-home footing from March 2020—Acuity has been capable of proceed hiring expertise and increase its attain in North America, Europe and Asia. We’ve got important ambitions for 2021 and past, and following a extremely profitable first quarter, we intend to maintain our momentum going and additional put money into the enterprise.”
Acuity has invested closely in its individuals, processes, info safety and rising know-how to make sure the very best stage of service supply to our shoppers throughout the previous 12 months. Notably, the corporate elevated its investments in revolutionary know-how options, similar to machine studying, RPA and information science, to assist shoppers leverage Acuity’s bespoke digital functions and platforms to gas their very own progress.
“We’re delighted that our new enterprise progress and shopper enlargement have resulted within the largest hiring drive in our 18-year historical past,” mentioned Avadhesh Dixit, Chief Human Useful resource Officer, Acuity Information Companions. “Our new hires can count on to affix a world-class organisation, with a chance to work as a associate to and an extension of the main monetary companies corporations globally. We’ve got a powerful concentrate on profession improvement, coupled with coaching and information enhancement of the very best requirements. Our various and inclusive tradition is core to our values, and we’re significantly happy with our concentrate on gender equality. This 12 months, Acuity launched its Step Up programme to help girls returning to work.”
Step Up is Acuity’s initiative targeted solely on encouraging girls to return to work after a profession break. The programme has acquired an amazing response from girls throughout India and provides routes for girls to re-enter the workforce and construct their expertise.
About Acuity Information Companions
Acuity Information Companions is a number one supplier of bespoke analysis, analytics and enterprise intelligence to the monetary companies sector. The corporate’s community of analysts and trade specialists, mixed with superior information and know-how, helps over 350 monetary establishments and consulting firms worldwide to function extra effectively and unlock their human capital, driving revenues larger and reworking operations. It specialises in funding banking, funding analysis, personal fairness & consulting and industrial lending. Acuity is headquartered in London and operates from 9 places worldwide. In 2019, the corporate was established as a separate enterprise from Moody’s Company, following a administration buyout backed by Equistone Companions Europe.