The company fuels its growth trajectory entering the US market and welcoming investment from NIIT Technologies Ltd.
WHISHWORKS, a Big Data specialist and MuleSoft®strategic partner, has announced exciting expansion plans across the USA and the Middle East as it grows its customer base, increases headcount and reports its highest ever year-on-year revenue growth.
In the past five years, WHISHWORKS has achieved the highest CAGR (compound annual growth rate) and more than the industry average year-on-year revenue growth. In addition, the company is in the process of being acquired by NIIT Technologies Ltd, a leading global IT solutions organisation,subject to regulatory approvals.
Building on this success, it has ambitious growth plans including opening offices in New York to service USA clients and strengthening its presence in the UAE for the growing Middle Eastern market. To effectively manage the growing demand for infrastructure modernisation and data transformation services, the company is recruiting for several senior positions.
WHISHWORKS has a growing reputation in the UK and globally as a boutique consultancy, renowned for its Big Data and MuleSoft integration competencies. It counts many global brands as customers, from diverse sectors, including banking and finance, retail, hospitality, transport and airlines, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, as well as media and entertainment.
The company’s services allow businesses to fast-track their digital transformation initiatives, operate in a more agile manner, bring in seamless processes, increase efficiency and profitability, innovate, and enhance customer experiences.
WHISHWORKS Founder and CEO, Sri Arardhi,says: “We have certainly created a positive reputation for WHISHWORKS within Big Data and Mulesoft integration. The two practices enjoy the support of our dedicated Centres of Excellence that act as knowledge hubs to accelerate innovation, best practice and problem-solving in the respective Big Data and MuleSoft integration projects. As more and more companies are looking for effective ways to monetise their data, the rate of adoption within the Big Data and API-led integration space is growing exponentially. The opportunities are substantial, and the new NIIT deal, as well as our new offices in the USA, are set to fuel our growth potential.
“The acquisition by NIIT comes at the perfect time as there are many synergies between our companies, and this will support our expansion and allow us to consolidate our strong position in the digital transformation space.
“We believe the cornerstone of the company’s success lies with our skilled practitioners and the expertise and commitment they bring to our customers.”
WHISHWORKS’ MuleSoft consultants hold over 350 MuleSoft certifications and the business received two MuleSoft awards in 2018 – Growth Partner of the Year and Customer Success Partner of the Year for EMEA. The company has also been recognised at Computing’s Big Data Excellence Awards 2018 with the Outstanding Big Data Management Solution Award, for the exceptional work its data engineers are doing in helping organisations optimise their Big Data environments and accelerate machine learning and data science projects.
Sri adds: “Now is an exciting time for WHISHWORKS and we’re confident in our position as a business. We’ve had some landmark achievements in the last year and we’re looking forward to the next stages of our growth and building on our reputation as a leading Big Data and MuleSoft integration expert.”
About WHISHWORKS [www.whishworks.com]
WHISHWORKS is a global IT services and consulting company, specialising in Systems Integration and Big Data analytics since 2010. The company works with an ecosystem of systems integration and Big Data partners, including MuleSoft, Databricks, MapR, and Cloudera, to develop leading solutions that enable digital transformation. Over the years WHISHWORKS has helped hundreds of businesses access, control and monetise their data becoming the partner of choice for data-driven organisations.
The company’s 250 employees are based across offices in Windsor, UK, and Hyderabad, India with the New York office to open within the next few months.