Leading global technology company HCL Technologies Ltd announced the opening of its Innovation Center in Mississauga, Ontario. The center will focus on digital acceleration and deliver advanced technology solutions to its global client base.
HCL will offer next-generation services, such as digital and analytics solutions, cloud consulting and migration, cybersecurity, IT infrastructure, and application services. The company is making significant investments in Canada to develop its innovation and delivery capabilities and strengthen its workforce.
“From the newest center, clients can experience a whole new world of technological innovation enabled by leading-edge immersive technologies, HCL’s best in class Intellectual property solutions, and a unique design thinking approach to some of the most complex problems of Canadian enterprises,” said Joelien Jose, EVP & Country Head, Canada.
With its seating capacity of 350, the Mississauga center will be one of HCL’s largest in Canada. The center will house co-innovation labs where clients can ideate, collaborate, develop, and deliver futuristic solutions through next-generation technologies in their business transformation journeys. HCL is looking to generate 2,000 employment opportunities in Canada over the next three years. It aims to employ Canada’s diverse and highly skilled local talent to service its clients.
“The new Global Delivery Center in Mississauga provides an opportunity for HCL Technologies to expand our best-in-class digital innovation in Canada and support our global clients while creating great IT industry job opportunities in this community. We look forward to more growth and opportunities in Canada in the coming months,” said Jagadeshwar Gattu, Senior Corporate Vice President, HCL Technologies.
“The announcement of new, highly skilled jobs in the technology industry for Canadians is always good news. I’m thrilled to see such investment and job creation from global leaders like HCL Technologies right here in Ontario. This new facility will strengthen our economy and workforce while supporting industries nation-wide.” said Doug Ford, Premier of Ontario.
Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, was quoted saying, “Ontario’s deep talent pool, cutting edge innovation ecosystem, and competitive business costs make our province an ideal place for investment. We are proud that HCL selected Ontario as the home for their new facility. And it is a direct result of our government’s action to increase investment opportunities through virtual trade missions and position Ontario as a leader in innovation and technology.”
The Mississauga GDC is situated at 7125 Mississauga Rd, Mississauga, Ontario. It will observe all provincial and federal COVID-19 requirements and safety protocols to ensure the wellbeing of the employees on-site.