Syntel (NASDAQ: SYNT) is a leading provider of integrated IT and Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) services to Global 2000 customers distributed across industries. Founded in Troy, Michigan in 1980, Syntel recorded revenues of $642 million (FY 2011) and has grown to more than 19,600 employees worldwide. Certified for the highest standards of Process Excellence (SEI’s CMMI Level 5), QA (ISO 9001:2008) and Information Security (ISO 27001), Syntel’s growth is attributed to our “Customer for Life” commitment and ability to continually reinvent ourselves to adapt to market shifts and changing client needs. Syntel has a dedicated Big Data and Analytics practice and is helping top players in the Banking, Insurance and Retail industry to solve their business challenges using SAS, Hadoop, R and related technology tools.