Amara Raja Group wins the IDC Talent Accelerator Award

Tirupati, 16 October 2020: The Amara Raja Group has been conferred with the prestigious title of the “2020 Talent Accelerator for India” in the 4th annual IDC Digital Transformation Awards in India. Being selected as one of the winners across seven distinguished categories, the Group bagged the coveted award for its Transformation of People Systems and Processes – WE@AR project which has been implemented in partnership with ‘PeopleStrong’. This recognition comes to Amara Raja, outshining an exceptional 1200 high quality entries from across Asia/Pacific.

The IDC DX “Talent Accelerator for India” title is bestowed to the technology program or project which has enabled discernible and measurable excellence in the organization’s ability to achieve business objectives by effective sourcing, deployment, and integration of internal and external resources.

Speaking at this achievement, Mr. Vikram Gourineni, Chairperson of the WE@AR Project, CEO & MD of Amara Raja Power Systems and Amara Raja Electronics said, “We are delighted and humbled to be awarded by one of the leading market intelligence firm in the world. This accolade is a testament of the collaboration of IT and HR teams and the rigour of everyone at Amara Raja who have enabled the much needed digital transformation WE@AR in the people arena. We will continue to work towards delivering an invigorating work environment for our people who ensure the quality of our product and services for all our stakeholders.”

The other titles awarded during the evening included Digital Transformer, Digital Disruptor, DX Leader, Information Visionary, Operating Model Master, Omni-Experience Innovator, DX CEO, and DX Gamechanger. IDC’s DX Awards recognizes outstanding organizations that have made critical breakthroughs in digital transformation across the Asia Pacific region, spread across seven different categories. IDC’s DX Awards follows a two-phased approach to determine the country and regional winners.  Each nomination is evaluated by a local and regional IDC analyst against a standard assessment framework based on IDC’s DX taxonomy. Top country winners will qualify for the regional competition, which will be decided by a regional panel of judges comprised of IDC Worldwide analysts, industry thought leaders, and academia.

About Amara Raja Group

Amara Raja is amongst India’s leading business conglomerates with interests spanning verticals from the production of lead acid batteries (AMARON brand), power conversion products, sheet metal products, precision components, plastic molding, electronic manufacturing services, Infrastructure Development, industrial services to food processing. Amara Raja Group of companies with their flagship company Amara Raja Batteries Ltd, are one of the largest manufacturers of Automotive and Industrial batteries in India. Amara Raja Group employs a workforce of over 16,000 people.