Cognizant to acquire Contino

Cognizant Technology has agreed to acquire Contino, a technology consulting firm with a global client-base of 2,000.
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The London-based Contino has around 350 employees globally with operations in the UK, US and Australia.

Contino’s consulting and engineering teams have completed more than 200 enterprise engagements since 2014.

Clients include over 100 of the world’s leading brands such as Adidas, Allianz, Barclays, Dow Jones, JetStar, Lloyds Bank, Morgan Stanley, National Australia Bank and Vodafone Group.

Matt Farmer and Benjamin Wootton are the co-founders of Contino. Matt Farmer is the chief executive officer and Benjamin Wootton is the chief technology officer of Contino.

Cognizant CEO Brian Humphries said: “The DevOps approach to cloud migration, core modernization and cloud security is reshaping how enterprises in all industries are building their infrastructures. This new set of holistic cloud capabilities from Contino will enable us to offer and more readily deploy transformative cloud-based solutions.”