Cognizant is a leading provider of consulting, information technology, and business process outsourcing services. Their mission is to helping the world’s top companies build stronger businesses. The firm is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, but they have more than one hundred development and delivery centers around the world. Since the founding of the firm, it has grown immensely, and employs over 217,500 employees. Cognizant is not only a member of Forbes Global 2000, but also the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the and the Fortune 500. They are one of the fastest growing and top performing companies in the world. The primary clientele of Cognizant include businesses in industry sectors including Financial Services and Insurance, Banking, Manufacturing & Logistics, Retail & Consumer goods, Life Sciences, Information, Healthcare, and Media & Entertainment.
Cognizant provides their clients with innovative solutions through IT services and consulting with an industry vertical focus. The comprehensive consulting services offered include: Process and Operations Consulting, Business Strategy, Business Analysis, and Technology Consulting. The ultimate goal of the firm is to catalyze transformation, optimization, and innovation for their clients. Cognizant executes large-scale IT transformation and business programs, as well as management consulting engagements. Moreover, the firm also helps strategize with clients to position themselves better by building innovative solutions that lead to a competitive advantage. The team at Cognizant is comprised of former consultants from top tier consulting firms.