Tech Mahindra has launched a dedicated Microsoft business unit with an aim to accelerate digital transformation for its customers worldwide.

The new business unit will focus on developing enterprise cloud solutions that will enable these companies to meet the dynamic needs of customers and pursue their growth agenda. To this end, the business unit will leverage Microsoft platforms and technologies.

Further, Tech Mahindra will also set up a centre of excellence (CoE) as part of this business unit to provide a comprehensive suite of solutions across Microsoft Azure, Business Applications (Dynamics 365) and Modern Work (Microsoft 365). The CoE will harness the dedicated talent pool working to build intellectual property (IP) and personalised solutions for enterprise customers.

Commenting on the development, Harshul Asnani, SVP and global head of technology business, Tech Mahindra, said, “Tech Mahindra’s consulting services combined with the prowess of Microsoft will drive innovative and new age solutions for our customers. Together with Microsoft, we are winning significant deals across enterprises, aiding their Digital transformation journey. Formation of a dedicated Microsoft BU is a strategic step to further cement the strong relationship we enjoy with Microsoft and will serve as a cornerstone for the digital transformation story with Microsoft.”

Meanwhile, Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president, one commercial partner at Microsoft Corporation, said “Organizations across industries are reimagining their futures, and Tech Mahindra’s new Microsoft Business Unit will deliver unique solutions and services, based on Microsoft platforms and technologies, to customers around the world. Tech Mahindra’s expanded relationship with Microsoft will empower organizations, and accelerate their digital transformation.

The new business unit will leverage Tech Mahindra’s digital expertise across industries and will bring together a talent pool of more than 2500 professionals to meet the needs of approximately 900 customers globally. This unit will provide a platform for teams across competencies, industries and go-to-market strategies to collaborate and enable digital transformation for customers.