Acuity Knowledge Partners (Acuity) On Friday opened its third delivery centre in India. The company is planning to hire around 250 financial services specialists including chartered accountants, CFA, CIMA, MBA Finance, and consultants by the end of 2023 for the centre.
The new centre in Pune will provide financial and technology professionals an opportunity to work with leading investment banks, private equity and venture capital firms, asset managers, hedge funds, consultants, and Fortune 100 corporations.
The Pune centre will be led by Subhrojyoti Mandal, Director, who has been with Acuity for over 11 years
The team at this location will be working with over 5,700 Acuity employees spread across Australia, Costa Rica, China, India, the United Arab Emirates, the UK, the US and Sri Lanka.
Formerly part of Moody’s Corporation, Acuity plans to increase global headcount to 10,000 by 2025.
With offices in Gurgaon and Bangalore already, the company now expands its footprint to the western frontier of the country. The new centre is expected to support Acuity’s strong growth momentum, which has seen it double its global employee strength and customer base over the past two years.
“We believe talent is everywhere. Cities outside the metros across India are emerging as talent hubs with the potential to drive the next phase of our growth. Acuity’s focus for this year is to create a more diverse and inclusive talent pool in India and globally. The Pune centre will provide an environment for employees to grow through versatile client engagements, flexible work options, rigorous training programmes, and coaching and mentoring,” said Robert King, Chief Executive Officer, Acuity Knowledge Partners.