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Ethisphere recognizes Infosys among 2024 World’s Most Ethical Companies® for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Highlights Infosys’ commitment to business integrity through robust ethics, compliance, and governance programs

BENGALURU, India, March 4, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today announced that it has received The 2024 World’s Most Ethical Companies® recognition by Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.

Infosys has received the recognition for the fourth consecutive year and is one of the 136 honorees spanning 20 countries and 44 industries. Infosys has become one of three companies in India, and one of six companies globally, in the software and services industry, to receive this accolade. The World’s Most Ethical Companies assessment is grounded in Ethisphere’s proprietary Ethics Quotient®, a questionnaire covering 240 different proof points on the culture of ethics; environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices; ethics and compliance program; diversity, equity, & inclusion; and initiatives that support a strong value chain.

“It’s always inspiring to recognize the World’s Most Ethical Companies®. Through the rigorous review process, we see the dedication of these organizations to continually improving their ethics, compliance, and governance practices for the benefit of all stakeholders,” said Erica Salmon Byrne, Ethisphere’s Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Chair. “Companies that elevate best-in-class cultures of ethics and integrity set a standard for corporate citizenship for their peers and competitors to follow. Congratulations to Infosys for achieving this honor and demonstrating that strong ethics is good business.”

Salil Parekh, Chief Executive Officer, Infosys, said, “We are delighted to have received this accolade for the fourth consecutive year. This recognition stands testament to the ethical business that we not only practice but also encourage across our extended ecosystem. Our relentless focus on client-centricity remains at the forefront as we strive to be transparent and accountable in all our endeavors.”

The complete list of The 2024 World’s Most Ethical Companies can be found here: https://worldsmostethicalcompanies.com/honorees.

Methodology & Scoring

The World’s Most Ethical Companies assessment is grounded in Ethisphere’s proprietary Ethics Quotient®, an extensive questionnaire that requires companies to provide over 240 different proof points on their culture of ethics; environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices; ethics and compliance program; diversity, equity, & inclusion; and initiatives that support a strong value chain. That data undergoes further qualitative analysis by our panel of experts who spend thousands of hours vetting and evaluating each year’s group of applicants. This process serves as an operating framework to capture and codify truly best-in-class ethics and compliance practices from organizations across industries and from around the world.

About Infosys

Infosys is a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting. Over 300,000 of our people work to amplify human potential and create the next opportunity for people, businesses and communities. We enable clients in more than 56 countries to navigate their digital transformation. With over four decades of experience in managing the systems and workings of global enterprises, we expertly steer clients, as they navigate their digital transformation powered by cloud and AI. We enable them with an AI-first core, empower the business with agile digital at scale and drive continuous improvement with always-on learning through the transfer of digital skills, expertise, and ideas from our innovation ecosystem. We are deeply committed to being a well-governed, environmentally sustainable organization where diverse talent thrives in an inclusive workplace.

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