Budget Reaction Quote from Salil Parekh, CEO - Application Services One and Member of the Group Management Board of Capgemini
July 11, 2014 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India“The announcements made in Union Budget 2014 are likely to boost growth of the technology sector and also further drive investments. The proposal to integrate all government departments and ministries through an E-platform is a major opportunity for IT players to offer solutions that empower the government to understand the needs of the populace, anticipate them, and to engage better with people. With this budget, the country is set to witness digital transformation on a massive scale as the finance minister proposes to set aside Rs 7,060 crore to set up 100 smart cities. Additionally with the allocation of Rs 500 crore to set up broadband network in villages and promote local manufacturing of hardware and Indian software products, India continue to a be strategic hub for IT MNCs,” said Salil Parekh, CEO - Application Services One and Member of the Group Management Board of Capgemini.
Photo Caption: Salil Parekh- CEO- Application Services & Global Financial Services
Source: Business Wire India