Mindtree's Net Profit Surges 55% in Rupee Terms; Recommends Total Dividend of 120%

Mindtree's Net Profit Surges 55% in Rupee Terms; Recommends Total Dividend of 
120% 
WARREN, NJ and BANGALORE, INDIA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/22/13 -- 
Mindtree Limited, a global information technology solutions company,
announced its results today for the fourth quarter and year ended
March 31, 2013, as approved by its Board of Directors. 
"FY 12-13 has been a landmark year for Mindtree. In a challenging
year, we have delivered revenue growth and better margins. We have
also delivered consistently quarter after quarter, setting up a
platform for continued improvements. We have made solid investments
in leadership development, brand building and sales force
enhancement. We are confident that all these will help us create an
expertise led organization that delivers sustained growth and
shareholder value," said Krishnakumar Natarajan, CEO & Managing
Director, Mindtree Limited. 
Key financial highlights: 
Quarter ended March 31, 2013 


 
--  In USD terms:
    --  Revenue at $113 million (growth of 2.9% q-o-q / 7.6% y-o-y)
    --  Net profit at $14.6 million (decline of 20.8% q-o-q / growth of
        5.8% y-o-y)
--  In Rupee terms:
    --  Revenue at ` 6,124 million (growth of 3.8% q-o-q / 16.5% y-o-y)
    --  Net profit at ` 789 million (decline of 20.1% q-o-q / growth of
        14.0% y-o-y)

  
Year ended March 31, 2013 


 
--  In USD terms:
    --  Revenue at $435.7million (growth of 8.2%)
    --  Net profit at $62.5 million (growth of 36.1%)
--  In Rupee terms:
    --  Revenue at ` 23,618 million (growth of 23.3%)
    --  Net profit at ` 3,389 million (growth of 55%)

  
Other Highlights:  


 
--  Customers:
    --  232 active customers as of March 31, 2013
    --  $20 million customers increased by 1 to 5
--  Employees:
    --  11,591 employees as of March 31, 2013
    --  Added 974 employees during the quarter on a gross basis
--  Major client wins:
    --  A large deal from an infrastructure services provider in one of
        the largest emerging market economies. In partnership with an
        existing customer, Mindtree will provide cloud platform support,
        in a multi-year engagement.
    --  A large hotel chain. Mindtree will provide managed services for
        application and infrastructure support.
    --  A renowned non-profit, non-government organization. Mindtree will
        provide service desk and End User Computing (EUC) services for its
        users across multiple countries.
--  Others:
    --  Awarded 'Best Corporate Governance India', 2013 by World Finance
        magazine.
    --  Ranked second in 'Best Overall for Corporate Governance (in
        India)' by Asiamoney and topped the category of 'Best for Investor
        Relations' in India.
    --  A 7th time winner of India's Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise
        (MAKE) award.
    --  Ranked the third best software company under the category of
        "Financial Sustainability Index", as part of the BS 1000 list
        released by the Business Standard magazine in 2012.
    --  A global employee perception survey conducted by Glassdoor ranked
        Krishnakumar Natarajan at 28th in the list of Top 50 CEOs
        worldwide.
--  Dividend:
    --  The Board of Directors, at its meeting held on April 22, 2013,
        recommended an interim dividend of 40% (` 4 per equity share of
        par value ` 10 each) and a final dividend of 50% (` 5 per equity
        share of par value ` 10 each) for the year ended March 31, 2013,
        subject to approval by Shareholders at the forthcoming AGM. Along
        with the interim dividend of 30% (` 3 per equity share of par
        value ` 10 each) declared in October 2012, the total dividend for
        the year comes to 120% (` 12 per equity share of par value ` 10
        each).
    --  In view of the improved predictability and stability of the
        Company's operations, the Board intends to maintain similar or
        better levels of dividend payout over the next few years. However
        the actual dividend payout in each year will be subject to the
        investment requirements of the annual operating plan for the year
        and any other strategic priorities identified by the Company.

  
About Mindtree
 Mindtree is a global information technology solutions
company with revenues of over USD 400 million. Our experts are driven
to engineer meaningful technology solutions to help businesses and
societies flourish. 
Mindtree's consulting-driven approach makes us a strategic partner to
many Fortune 500 enterprises. Our domain expertise, unique culture
and technical excellence help businesses thrive and be future-ready.
We enable our customers achieve competitive advantage through
flexible and next generation global delivery models, agile
methodologies and expert frameworks. 
Mindtree's ability to devise solutions is equally matched by our
ability to execute them. Our differentiation stems from a unique
balance of human perspective with deep strategic thinking. 
Our values -- collaborative spirit, unrelenting dedication and expert
thinking help us see possibilities where others see a full stop. 
Welcome to possible. 
Safe Harbor
 Certain statements in this release concerning our future
growth prospects are forward-looking statements, which involve a
number of risks, and uncertainties that could cause our actual
results to differ materially from those in such forward-looking
statements. We do not undertake to update any forward-looking
statement that may be made from time to time by us or on our behalf. 
Please visit us at www.mindtree.com. For more information, contact: 
Divya Kurup
Mindtree Limited
+91 97390 42317
Divya_Kurup@mindtree.com 
Joanne Hogue 
Smart Connections PR
410 658 8246
joanne@smartconnectionspr.com 
 
 
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