India's top multinational IT Company Tata Consultancy Services has emerged as the world's most powerful brand in Information Technology Services by a leading global brand valuation firm, the company said on Wednesday.
Brand Finance's 2016 annual report assessed thousands of the world's top brands to determine which are the most powerful and the most valuable.
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) was evaluated as the IT services industry's most powerful brand with a score of 78.3 points earning it an AA+ rating.
David Haigh, CEO, Brand Finance said, "TCS' customer focus has been central to its recent success, but a closer look at our data shows strong and improving scores for brand investment and staff satisfaction too."
Across all industries, Disney emerged as the most powerful brand and Apple as the most valuable brand for 2016. According to the report, over the last 6 years, TCS has been the fastest growing brand in its industry.
N Chandrasekaran, CEO and Managing Director of TCS said, "Customer centricity lies at the heart of our organisation and is a key driver for growth of the TCS brand. The efforts of our 344,000 employees our best brand ambassadors have helped our brand strength to be rated at the top of our industry."