Addressing an event in Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Infosys Executive Co-Chairman S Gopalakrishnan said that "While 35,000 professionals have been hired so far this financial year, another 10,000 would be hired by the end of March 2012."
Gopalakrishnan further said that, company will start construction work on its first software development centre in West Bengal, at Rajarhat near Kolkata, in three to six months.
"We have paid the money and got possession of the land. We hope to start construction work in three to six months," Gopalakrishnan added.
Moreover, IT major Infosys Technologies Co-Chairman also revealed that company is looking at the markets of China, South Africa, Malaysia and Indonesia to establish some branches.