Press Release

HGS Interactive appoints Prabhakar Mundkur as Chief Mentor

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | Mumbai, India

To mentor the company on business objectives; Drive strategy and new business HGS Interactive, a business unit of Hinduja Global Solutions Limited (HGS) (Listed on NSE & BSE, India), today announced the appointment of Prabhakar Mundkur as its Chief Mentor. He will be responsible for providing strategic direction on business objectives, positioning and help drive new business. Mr. Mundkur, popularly known as ‘Prabs’ in the industry, has spent over three decades in the advertising business. He was earlier CEO and then Executive Director of Percept H. He was responsible for the stellar rise of Percept H to No. 12 in the Brand Equity Agency Rankings for 2011, besides helping to bring in a slew of new accounts to the agency that included Toyota, Canon, Ditto TV, SBI Mutual Funds, Indian Oil, Wagh Bakri’s Good Morning Tea etc., during his tenure there. Before this, he worked with JWT for 17 years in India, Africa and Asia. Commenting on the development, Sachin Karweer, Head - HGS Interactive said, “We are delighted to have Prabs on board. He brings to the table rich experience working across continents with some of the world’s biggest brands. HGS Interactive, with clients across industries, is keen on strengthening its digital marketing presence with its clientele in India and overseas. Prabs will work closely with HGS Interactive to shape the marketing and strategy plans. His expertise will help us re-invent and position our offerings, especially in key areas like Social CRM where we believe we have a distinctive edge.” About HGS Interactive: Founded in 2008, HGS Interactive (HGSi) is a global innovative digital solutions company. Today, HGSi provides global brands an array of services in the area of Strategy & Consulting, Digital Marketing, DigitalCx and Social CRM. Pioneers in the Unified Customer Experience space, HGSi works on the three tenets of Technology, Innovation and Creativity, and provides its customers real-time customised solutions. HGSi has a diverse customer base globally across industries. HGSi is a part of HGS, a listed company in India. About Hinduja Global Solutions: HGS is a leader in optimizing the customer experience and helping our clients to become more competitive. HGS provides a full suite of business process management (BPM) services from traditional voice contact center services and transformational DigiCX services that are unifying customer engagement to platform-based, back-office services and digital marketing solutions. By applying analytics, automation, and interaction expertise to deliver innovation and thought leadership, HGS increases revenue, improves operating efficiency, and helps retain valuable customers. HGS expertise spans the telecommunications and media, healthcare, insurance, banking, consumer electronics and technology, retail, and consumer packaged goods industries, as well as the public sector. HGS operates on a global landscape with around 41,000 employees in 69 worldwide locations delivering localized solutions. For the year ended 31st March 2016, HGS had revenues of US$ 507 million. HGS, part of the multi-billion dollar Hinduja Group, has more than four decades of experience working with some of the world’s most recognized brands. www.teamhgs.com  For further information, please contact: Smita Gaikwad Hinduja Global Solutions +91 (80) 41115432/ +91 7899916017 smita.gaikwad@teamhgs.com Sachin Karweer HGS Interactive  +91 (22) 67914000/ +91 9820153928 sachin@hgsinteractive.com