Pegasystems Hosts AIKYA 2017 to Commemorate a Decade in India
Centered on the theme ‘DusKaDum’, employees and government school children showcase their talents
INDIA – December 02, 2017 – (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company empowering customer engagement at the world’s leading enterprises, today hosted its10th year of AIKYA celebrations, their annual employee day. Centered on the theme ‘DusKa Dum – the power of change,’the event highlighted Pega’sdecade-long journey in India. Students across 10 government schools affiliated withPega Teach for Change (PTFC)program, Pega’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative, participated in the event.
The annual celebration included dance performances by Pega employees and the PTFC-affilated government school students, who wowed the audience with stellar Bollywood numbers. This was followed by anenergetic performance by the celebrated Meet Brothers. Everyone was dressed in traditional attire adding to the festive appeal of the event.
Speaking on the occasion, Suman Reddy, India managing director, Pegasystems said, “We are delighted to celebrate Pega India’s 10thAIKYA this year. The journey that started with a modest goal of establishing a small R&D center in India back in 2007 has come a long way. Today, Pega is highly recognized and regarded as a leading software company that fosters constant innovation from their world class R&D centers across Hyderabad and Bangalore with over 1,500 people to help Global 3000 organizations meet their constantly evolving business needs. AIKYA is a great event that brings all of our Pega extended families together to celebrate our achievements.”
Pega started their India operations in 2007 and has grown exponentially in the past decade. With offices in Hyderabad and Bangalore, the Pega team works on R&D, industry framework solutions, and customer support solutions, whilealso supportingthe global engineering team by creating innovative solutions out of India, Pega’s largest R&D center globally. Earlier this year, Pega announced their first CSR program, Pega Teach for Change, aimed at giving back to the society and enhancing the quality of education for government school students.
Pegasystems Inc. is the leader in software for customer engagement and operational excellence. Pega’s adaptive, cloud-architected software – built on its unified Pega® Platform – empowers people to rapidly deploy, and easily extend and change applications to meet strategic business needs. Over its 30-year history, Pega has delivered award-winning capabilities in CRM and BPM, powered by advanced artificial intelligence and robotic automation, to help the world’s leading brands achieve breakthrough business results.