Vishakapatnam – February 11, 2014: Prof. G.S.N Raju, Vice Chancellor on behalf of Andhra University conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Science to the Chairman and Managing Director of Infotech Enterprises, BVR Mohan Reddy. Mr. Reddy received the degree at the 80th and 81st convocation held on February 10, 2014. Mr. Reddy was the Chief Guest and delivered the convocation address at the event on ‘Improving our world through technology’.
The university recognized Mr. Reddy, a first generation entrepreneur for his business leadership and tremendous contribution to the science and technology landscape as one of the pioneers in laying the foundation of the Indian ITes industry and raising its profile in the global arena in the field of engineering and GIS (Geographic Information Systems). Under Mr. Reddy’s leadership, Infotech Enterprises has been successful in making its mark globally by efficiently delivering several high-end and large-scale projects.
As the Chief Guest and an alumnus of Andhra University, BVR Mohan Reddy addressed the gathering at his alma mater and shared his views on how technology will change the world, its convergence, and new trends such as mobility, “Internet of Things” and 3D printing. He also spoke of the role of these technologies in advancing the nation by bringing in inclusive governance through e-learning, e-health and e-governance. He reiterated the importance of a strong value system and the importance of keeping it intact. He advised the students to consider learning as a journey. The frequent technology disruptions and high velocity change make it imperative for the students to train themselves as multidisciplinary and multi-faceted professionals. Mr. Reddy, a large hearted philanthropist, encouraged the students to give back to the society that nurtured them.
Infotech Enterprises provides leading-edge engineering solutions, including product development and life-cycle support, process, network and content engineering to major organizations worldwide. With nearly two decades of continuous growth, Infotech leverages a global delivery and collaborative engineering model to achieve measurable and substantial benefits for its clients. The company helps its clients design innovative products faster, optimize R&D costs, increase market share, enhance operational efficiency and maximize their return on investment.
With 11,800+ associates across 40 global locations, Infotech adopts a proactive approach to serve its clients with best-in-class delivery centers in North America, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific. The company’s clients span multiple industries such as aerospace, consumer, energy, medical, heavy equipment, rail, semiconductor, telecoms and utilities, including 26 ‘Fortune 500’ companies.
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