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Virtusa to expand its Canadian operations

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass. – (JULY 29, 2021) – Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, announced plans to grow its business and intensify its staffing recruitment efforts in Canada, specifically the province of Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI) is working closely with Virtusa to expand its North American footprint while creating high-value jobs for Nova Scotians, exporting its services, and contributing to the growing momentum in Nova Scotia's ICT sector.Virtusa has been providing services to clients in Canada for over 15 years through locations in Toronto and Montreal, with its global workforce of over 28,000. Now with the expansion into Nova Scotia, and in particular Halifax, Virtusa will bring highly technical IT, client service and customer success roles to a city filled with an extremely diverse and skilled local talent pool, as well as top tier university graduates. 

 

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Virtusa Named a Star Performer and Major Contender in Everest Group’s Application and Digital Services in Banking PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2021 - Global

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced it has been named a “Star Performer” and “Major Contender” in Everest Group’s Application and Digital Services (ADS) in Banking PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2021 - Global. 

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Virtusa Wins Google Cloud 2020 Specialization Partner of the Year for Cloud Migration Award

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced that it has received the 2020 Google Cloud Specialization Partner of the Year for Cloud Migration award. Virtusa was recognized for the company’s unique expertise and success in migrating enterprise customers to Google Cloud.

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Virtusa Announces Support for AWS for Health Initiative

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced it is supporting the AWS for Health initiative from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to accelerate critical technology advancements for customers.

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Virtusa and Major US University’s Collaboration Develops AI Technologies that Address Fraud, Money Laundering and more across Banking and Financial Service Industries

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced its continued collaboration with Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (SAIL) as an Affiliate Member to develop additional Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. This current collaboration focuses on creating an engine of autonomous fraud detection and enhanced index search technology through natural language processing (NLP) across the Banking and Financial Services industries. SAIL has been a center of excellence for AI research, teaching, theory, and practice since its founding in 1962. 

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Virtusa Appoints Santosh Thomas as Chief Executive Officer

Southborough, MA – (June 9, 2021) – Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced the appointment of Santosh Thomas as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Virtusa’s Board of Directors appointed Santosh as successor to the company’s founder, Kris Canekeratne, who announced his transition from the business in May 2021. Santosh joins Virtusa during a time of significant growth and follows the recent appointment of Sander van‘t Noordende to the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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Virtusa Wins Two 2021 Pega Partner Innovation Awards

Virtusa Corporation , a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today announced it has received two Pega Partner Innovation Awards. Virtusa was recognized for Delivery Excellence as well as Client Innovation.

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Virtusa and AWS are Among the Winners of the Bank for International Settlements and SWIFT’s ISO 20022 Hackathon

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, along with Amazon Web Services (AWS), are among the winners of the prestigious Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and SWIFT ISO 20022 Hackathon. Known together as “the ISOnauts,” Virtusa and AWS won for their solution that uses machine learning to ensure completeness and correctness of data as a basis for smoothing international payments.

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Virtusa Partners with Sedicii and Custodigit to Introduce New Offerings for Banks and Financial Services Organizations

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, today unveiled new partnerships with Sedicii and Custodigit. Through these new alliances, Virtusa expands on its commitment to helping banks and financial services companies succeed in their digital transformations.

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Virtusa Introduces 24/7 COVID-19 Care Portal for Employees

Bangalore - ( May 10, 2021) - Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions, today introduced its 24/7 COVID-19 Care portal with personalised features designed to help ensure the safety of employees during the pandemic. 

A unique feature of Virtusa’s COVID-19 initiative includes its personalised approach towards each team member and their families, ensuring no one is left out. With 24/7 live support and assistance, the portal and call centre tracks all queries logged and the data of team members as it relates to vaccinations. 

The 24/7 COVID-19 Care portal initiative is led by Sundar Narayanan, the Chief People Officer of Virtusa, along with other local leaders and volunteers.