Employment rate has drastically increased in India in the last ten years. The population of India has witnessed a tremendous growth in the economy. This economic growth has opened up opportunities for many small companies to flourish. India has slowly become the investors delight. This growth in investment has led to the growth of employment. Let’s see which companies in India were the most popular and who were most successful by all means. Here
1. Infosys Technologies:
Infosys Technologies an information technology services company headquartered in Bangalore, India. Infosys is one of the largest IT companies in India with 122,468 employees (including subsidiaries) as of 2010. It has offices in 33 countries and development centres in India, China, Australia, UK, Canada and Japan. Infosys Technologies is the number one IT Company in India. This company is rated as the best company continuously for 5 years. The infrastructure is beautiful beyond belief and the work environment is brilliant as well. Every year Infosys hires largest number of people and is every job seekers delight. Listed in the BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange), NSE (National Stock Exchange) and the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange), Infosys holds a market value of INR1.81T.
2. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation:
ONGC is a state-owned oil and gas company in India. It is a Fortune Global 500 company ranked 413 and contributes 77% of India’s crude oil production and 81% of India’s natural gas production. It is the second highest profit making corporation in India. ONGC is Asia’s largest and most active company involved in exploration and production of oil. ONGC has made major investments in Vietnam, Sakhalin and Sudan and earned its first hydrocarbon revenue from its investment in Vietnam. ONGC is a huge company and is listed in BSE with a market capitalization value of INR 2.43T.
3. Wipro Technologies:
Wipro Technologies is one of the largest Information Technology services company in India. WT is headquartered in Bangalore, India and is one of the biggest competitors to Infosys Technologies. It is 9th most valuable brand in India according to an annual survey conducted by Brand Finance and The Economic Times in 2010. Wipro is listed in BSE and the NYSE and has a market capitalization value of INR1.07T. Wipro Technologies is again a job seekers delight as it provides a great work environment and world class infrastructure.
4. Tata Consultancy Services:
TCS is one of the oldest software services consulting company headquartered in Mumbai, India. TCS is the largest provider of information technology and business process outsourcing services in Asia. TCS has offices in 42 countries with more than 142 branches across the globe. The company is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange of India. TCS is a Tata Group conglomerate and is one of the highest growth company in India. TCS has employee strength of over 186,914 individuals and is a delightful company to work with. It has been showing continuous growth and is definitely one of the most sought after company. TCS holds a market capitalization value of INR 2.31T.
5. Bharti Airtel Limited:
Bharti Airtel Limited, mostly referred to simply as “Airtel”, is an Indian telecommunications company. It has its operations in 19 countries across South Asia, Africa and the Channel Islands. It operates GSM network in all countries, providing 2G or 3G services depending upon the availability in the country of operation. Airtel is the fifth largest telecom operator in the world with over 200 million subscribers as of October 2010. It is the largest cellular service provider in India, with over 143 million subscribers as of September 30, 2010. Bharti Airtel Limited is a giant in telecom industries and is one of the biggest employers in India.
6. State Bank of India:
The State Bank of India is the largest state-owned banking and financial services company in India. SBI is the oldest commercial bank in the Indian Subcontinent. It has very wide operations in India as well as in the neighbouring countries. The State Bank Group has over 16,000 branches and is the largest banking branch network in India. It is also considered as the best bank even abroad, having around 130 branches overseas. The State Bank of India is the 29th most reputed company in the world according to Forbes.
7. Reliance Industries Ltd.:
Reliance Industries is India’s largest private sector conglomerate company founded by Dhiribhai Ambani. Presently headed by his son Mr. Mukesh Ambani, RIL is a giant in the private sector company list. RIL has its business in almost all the sector ranging from petroleum products, petrochemicals, to garments (under the brand name of Vimal), Reliance Retail (with almost every retail items), and also in the food market. RIL is having its operations all over the world. Reliance Industries was the only Indian firm to feature in the Forbes’s list of “world’s 100 most respected companies”. Listed in BSE, NSE and LSE, RIL is definitely one of the best to work in.
8. ICICI Bank:
ICICI Bank is the largest private sector bank in India. ICICI is head quartered in Mumbai, India and is the second largest bank among all banks in India. It has a huge network of banks with 2,016 branches (as on 31 March 2010) and about 5,219 ATMs in India. ICICI has its presence in 18 countries and has some 24 million customers (at the end of July 2007). ICICI has spread it wings in different financial services and products and is one of the most successful private sector banks in the world. Listed in BSE, NSE and NYSE ICICI has a market capitalization value of INR 566.93B.
9. ITC Ltd.:
ITC Ltd. is a public conglomerate company head quartered in Kolkata, India. ITC stands for Indian Tobacco Company but has its wings in various sectors. ITC is the largest manufacturer of Tobacco products in India but they has also one of the largest hotel business in India. ITC also has several stationery products as well has its own garment brand. ITC is definitely a great company to work in. listed in BSE, ITC has a market capitalization value of INR1.29T. ITC group is definitely a good employment house and it is righted listed in our top 10 list.
10. HCL Technologies:
HCL Technologies is one of the major IT companies in India head quartered in Noida, India. It is the IT service arm of HCL industries. HCL Technologies has a global presence with their offices in 26 countries. HCL has employee strength of more than 77,000 professionals of diverse nationalities. HCL Technologies is definitely one of the major employers in India and is a reputed business house. Listed in the BSE and the NSE. HCL Technologies has a market capitalization value of 334.94B.