HCL Technologies, a global IT services company, has announced a multi-year, multi-service agreement with Merck, expanding the existing relationship that began in 2004. Under the terms of the new deal, HCL would provide strategic support to Merck’s key IT initiatives.
Richard Branton, vice president, Merck Global Technology Services, said: Merck has embarked on a journey to leverage global delivery services to meet its business imperatives. We have chosen HCL as a strategic partner on this journey for its depth of technology and domain experience, coupled with its flexibility to engage and a commitment to deliver.
Shami Khorana, president of HCL America, said: We are delighted to take our partnership with Merck to the next level. Merck has moved ahead leaps and bounds on its path of global delivery and we are confident this expanded relationship is a game changing move for both the companies as well as the industry.