CTSH - Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation

Glenpointe Centre West
500 Frank West Burr Boulevard
Teaneck, NJ 07666
United States
201-801-0233
http://www.cognizant.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryBusiness Software & Services
Full Time Employees260,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Francisco D'SouzaCEO & Director1.24M20.61M1969
Mr. Rajeev MehtaPres969.13kN/A1967
Ms. Karen A. McLoughlinChief Financial Officer723.58k1.47M1965
Mr. Ramakrishna Prasad ChintamaneniExec. VP and Pres of Global Industries & Consulting991.25kN/A1970
Mr. Dharmendra Kumar SinhaExec. VP & Pres of Global Client Services532.92kN/A1963
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation, a professional services company, provides consulting and technology, and outsourcing services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Financial Services; Healthcare; Products and Resources; and Communications, Media and Technology. It offers business, process, operations, and technology consulting services; application design and development, and systems integration services; application testing, consulting, and engineering services; and enterprise information management services. The company also develops, licenses, implements, and supports various software products for the healthcare industry, including solutions for health insurance plans, third party benefit administrators, and healthcare providers. In addition, it provides application maintenance services; information technology infrastructure services, such as data center, infrastructure security, network and convergence, end-user computing, and mobility services; and business process services comprising clinical data management, pharmacovigilance, equity research support, commercial operations, and order management services, as well as consulting and platform-based services. The company markets and sells its services directly through its professional staff, senior management, and direct sales personnel. It serves banking and insurance, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing and logistics, retail and consumer goods, travel and hospitality, energy and utilities, communications and media, and technology industries. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey.

Corporate Governance

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.