Jan 4: NIIT Ltd, a leading skills and talent development corporation, on Thursday announced that it has acquired Eagle International Institute, Inc. doing business as Eagle Productivity Solutions through its wholly owned subsidiary, NIIT (USA) Inc.
Headquartered in Rochester USA, Eagle is a leading provider that specializes in training solutions for companies adopting sophisticated cloud-based applications in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry.
“The blending of these two companies will further help NIIT expand its capabilities in global application rollouts of enterprise applications requiring high adoption and deepen its domain expertise in the pharmaceutical and life sciences domain. In turn, Eagle’s clients will gain access to more evolved service models, expanded capabilities including a richer variety in training content, and a stable and established global structure,” the company said.
“Under the NIIT umbrella, Eagle will continue to exist as an individual practice and maintain its mission to deliver quality, innovation, and above all, results. Eagle also intends to honor all contracts and commitments to all existing customers with no interruption in service,” it added.
According to Sapnesh Lalla, CEO, NIIT Ltd, “the coming together of Eagle’s expertise and penetration in the life sciences space creates great opportunity for NIIT in both the life sciences and the software application domains.”
NIIT shares were trading in red at Rs 107.30, down 0.79% from the previous closing of Rs 108.15, on BSE today at 12 pm.