Tech Mahindra has announced the launch of Tech Mahindra NxT in Israel on the sidelines of the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India.
Tel Aviv, Israel’s financial and technological hub will be the nerve center for ‘Tech Mahindra NxT’ program. The program will focus on creating collaborative solutions across cyber security, mobility, artificial intelligence, fintech & data analytics and mentoring and help accelerate growth for start-ups by availing ready infrastructure & market know how.
Speaking of the program, C. P. Gurnani, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Tech Mahindra said, “We are truly thankful to Dr. Ami Appelbaum, for having spearheaded innovation from the forefront and for his presence while we roll out ‘Tech Mahindra NxT’ in Israel. Tech Mahindra NxT is all about accelerating growth strategy with start-up collaboration thereby supercharging innovation and cultural transformation.”
Present at the announcement were Dr. Amiram Appelbaum, Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Economy and Industry, Chairman of the Israel Innovation Authority & CP Gurnani, CEO & MD, Tech Mahindra.
Set for roll out in February, 2018, with Tel Aviv as the nerve center, the strategic program will look to engage with 20 Israeli start-ups in first year of operations
Currently Tech Mahindra NxT is active in Silicon Valley California with active collaborations with nine innovative and disruptive start-ups engaged with more than 20 global customers.
Tech Mahindra has set up 3 Centres of Excellence on cybersecurity, AI and supply chain IoT – based on start-up partner technology.