Hinduja Global Solutions announced two acquisitions — TekLink International and uKnowva — as part of its transformation journey as HGS 2.0.
HGS will acquire TekLink International Inc, an analytics service provider, for a consideration of $58.8 million.
HGS will also acquire uKnowva, a digital Human Resources Management System (HRMS) product business, from Convergence IT Services.
“HGS has been investing in developing technology-led capabilities to reimagine the CX journey for our clients in an increasingly digital first world,” said Partha DeSarkar, Group CEO, HGS.
TekLink has built expertise across industries, including consumer products, retail, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing & distribution, utilities, and high tech. The company supports over 60 clients. TekLink is headquartered in Warrenville, IL, US, with presence in Europe and delivery centers in Hyderabad and Indore in India. TekLink has 275 technology and implementation professionals.
HGS’ digital business employs over 750 core technology and digital marketing experts, primarily across the US and India.
uKnowva business has 75+ employees in India supporting over 300,000 users across 80+ clients. The acquisition of uKnowva will create synergies with HGS’ HRO/ Payroll and F&A business, that supports several hundred clients with mainly HR operations related activities in India and the Middle East.