Consumer Business readies for Multi-Brand Telecom Distribution
Enterprise focus continues for growth and profitability with Services geared for robust traction
- Overall Revenue of Rs. 765 Crore in Q3
- Enterprise Business continues to grow with revenue of Rs. 490 Crore in Q3 (+5% YoY) on the back of strong order book growth.
- Progress made towards project completion and receivables in the System Integration (SI) business with a collection of Rs. 200 Crore from a major Defence Project
- Consolidated Profit / (Loss) before Tax at Rs. (65.8) Cr in Q3
HCL Infosystems, one of India’s premier IT Services, Distribution and Digital Solutions Company, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2016.
Mr. Premkumar Seshadri, Executive Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, HCL Infosystems Ltd., commenting on the results said, “The restrained market environment in the consumer business coupled with Partner transition impacted overall revenue & profitability. Our investments in the Enterprise Business have helped make this business a significant part of company revenues. Enterprise Services won over Rs. 100 Cr of TCV in the quarter. The SI focus on execution is sustained as more projects come to end of build phase.”
- Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter ended December 31, 2016 (Consolidated)
- Unaudited Financial Results for the Quarter ended December 31, 2016 (Standalone)
The Enterprise focused GTM witnessed positive traction and resulted in new wins, especially in the BFSI sector. The business continues to invest and build competencies including in emerging technologies to leverage for growth in a challenging market environment.
Also the Enterprise Services business is poised for growth on account of a few positive developments. Ongoing Contract rationalization and productivity improvement initiatives in the business has been undertaken to enhance profitability. Again certain key wins in the quarter has combined into a total contract value which should contribute to revenue momentum in the business.
The Global Business continued its growth in Q3, in terms of both revenue and profitability. The company expanded its global footprints during the quarter, venturing into Oman to deliver IoT and M2M services besides innovative digital offerings and e-Government solutions.
Market environment and transition by the Principal impacted the revenue of the Consumer Distribution Business. The business recorded revenue of Rs. 221 crore, a drop of 50% Q-o-Q in revenues.
System Integration (SI) & Solutions
The SI & Solutions business, in its final phase of build in most projects stays focused on execution and collections. The business registered revenue of Rs. 59 Crore in Q3 FY2017 with orders worth Rs. 75 Crore executed during the quarter. The business collected Rs. 200 Crore in this quarter from one of its projects.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems is one of India’s premier IT Services, Distribution and Digital Solutions Company, enabling organizations attain and sustain competitive advantage by leveraging Information and Communication Technologies. It offers a comprehensive portfolio of capabilities spanning IT & System Integration services, digitally-enabled learning to value-added distribution of technology, mobility and consumer products. For more information, please visit us at www.hclinfosystems.in; follow HCL Infosystems on Twitter at @HCLScribes
Founded in 1976 as one of India’s original IT garage start-ups, HCL is a pioneer of modern computing with many firsts to its credit, including the introduction of the 8-bit microprocessor-based computer in 1978 well before its global peers. Today, the HCL enterprise has its presence across varied sectors that include technology, healthcare and talent management solutions. The organization, as a whole, comprises of four companies – HCL Infosystems, HCL Technologies, HCL Healthcare and HCL TalentCare. The enterprise generates annual revenue of over US$ 7 billion with more than 110,000 employees from 100 nationalities operating across 31 countries, including over 500 points of presence in India. For further information, visit www.hcl.com