JAMESBURG, N.J., Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hexaware Technologies, a leading global provider of IT, BPO and consulting services, today announced that the company has reported a robust performance for the second quarter of the calendar year, ending June 30, 2015. Q2 2015 revenue now stands at $121.19 M in constant currency, which is up 5.5% quarter over quarter and 22.2% year over year.
The Americas led the geographic growth, with Travel and Transportation leading among verticals in Q2 2015. Application Development & Maintenance (ADM) led growth among service lines in value terms, while Infrastructure Management Services IMS clocked the highest percentage increase in Q2 2015.
Hexaware added nine new clients across its key focus areas, including three clients each in the Manufacturing and Consumer Vertical and Travel and Transportation segments, two clients in Healthcare & Insurance and one client in Banking and Financial Services. Of the nine customers added in Q2 2015, the majority  are based in the Americas.
"This quarter witnessed significant revenue growth in several of our geographies," said Atul Nishar, Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited. "Hexaware's focused customer mining strategies and investments in digital technologies have also started to yield positive results."
Hexaware's headcount as of Q2 2015 now stands at 11,009, up 909 quarter over quarter, and includes 399 new graduate engineers. The company also announced a performance-based Employee Stock Options and Ownership (ESOP) plan for key leadership, with vesting linked to long-term performance metrics.
"The tactical customer acquisitions during the quarter are a result of our robust investments creating differentiated solutions," said R Srikrishna, CEO & Executive Director, Hexaware Technologies Limited. "While the numbers are good indicators for the immediate future, our investments will also help improve Hexaware's overall sustainability for future revenue growth."
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About Hexaware Technologies
Hexaware is a leading global provider of IT & BPO services and consulting. The company focuses on key domains such as Banking, Financial Services, Insurance, Travel, Transportation, Logistics, Life Sciences and Healthcare. Our business philosophy, "Your Success is Our Focus," is demonstrated through the success we ensure for our clients. Hexaware focuses on delivering business results and leveraging technology solutions by specializing in Business Intelligence & Analytics, Enterprise Applications, Quality Assurance and Testing, Remote Infrastructure Management Services and Legacy Modernization. Founded in 1990, Hexaware has a well-established global delivery model armed with proven proprietary tools and methodologies, skilled human capital and SEI CMMI-Level 5 certification. For additional information, log on to www.hexaware.com.
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