Infosys has agreed to acquire Kaleidoscope Innovation, a product design, development and insights firm for medical, consumer and industrial markets.
Kaleidoscope Innovation brings to Infosys a diverse talent pool with knowledge of design and engineering. The company leverages strong product development capabilities across domains, and a consultancy-style approach addressing human factors, product design, UI/UX design, research & insight, development and visualization.
Kaleidoscope designs microsurgical instruments, devices used in minimally invasive surgery, drug delivery devices for ophthalmic therapies and user-centric wearables. It offers usability testing in support of regulatory submissions, including the delivery mechanism for aortic stents.
Ravi Kumar, president of Infosys, said: “This acquisition further strengthens our digital offerings at the intersection of new software technologies and medical devices – a sector that is expected to witness significant investments and consumerization in the post-COVID era.”