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Andrei Chirileasa
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Andrei studied finance at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies and started his journalism career in 2004 with Ziarul Financiar, the leading financial newspaper in Romania, where he worked for ten years, the last six of which as editor of the capital markets section. He joined the Romania-Insider.com team in 2014 as editor and became Editor-in-Chief in 2016. He currently oversees the daily content published on Romania-Insider.com and likes to stay up to date with everything relevant in business, politics, and life in Romania. Andrei lives with his family in the countryside in Northern Romania, where he built their own house. In his free time, he studies horticulture and tends to his family’s garden. He enjoys foraging in the woods and long walks on the hills and valleys around his village. Email him for story ideas and interviews at [email protected] 

 

Cognizant’s Romanian division hires 400 more engineers this year

Cluj-Napoca based software developer Cognizant Softvision, founded by local entrepreneur Laurentiu Russo in 1994 and bought by the US group Cognizant in 2018, has reached 2,000 employees after it hired 400 software engineers this year and opened new studios in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Timișoara, Iasi, and Baia Mare.

"Reaching 2,000 employees is an important milestone and a strong indicator of our commitment to growth in Romania, especially in a year in which we have all faced the COVID-19 situation," said Mihai Constandis, Country Manager, Head of Eastern Europe Studios, Cognizant Softvision.

Cognizant Softvision Romania has expanded its business with over 40 new customers in the last ten months, in areas such as financial services, healthcare, education, and consumer goods industries, as companies are looking to improve their digital offering, especially following COVID-19.

Cognizant Softvision's global clients include Groupon, Macy's, and Mozilla.

(Photo: Pixabay)

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Andrei Chirileasa
Editor-in-Chief

Andrei studied finance at the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies and started his journalism career in 2004 with Ziarul Financiar, the leading financial newspaper in Romania, where he worked for ten years, the last six of which as editor of the capital markets section. He joined the Romania-Insider.com team in 2014 as editor and became Editor-in-Chief in 2016. He currently oversees the daily content published on Romania-Insider.com and likes to stay up to date with everything relevant in business, politics, and life in Romania. Andrei lives with his family in the countryside in Northern Romania, where he built their own house. In his free time, he studies horticulture and tends to his family’s garden. He enjoys foraging in the woods and long walks on the hills and valleys around his village. Email him for story ideas and interviews at [email protected] 

 

Cognizant’s Romanian division hires 400 more engineers this year

Cluj-Napoca based software developer Cognizant Softvision, founded by local entrepreneur Laurentiu Russo in 1994 and bought by the US group Cognizant in 2018, has reached 2,000 employees after it hired 400 software engineers this year and opened new studios in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Timișoara, Iasi, and Baia Mare.

"Reaching 2,000 employees is an important milestone and a strong indicator of our commitment to growth in Romania, especially in a year in which we have all faced the COVID-19 situation," said Mihai Constandis, Country Manager, Head of Eastern Europe Studios, Cognizant Softvision.

Cognizant Softvision Romania has expanded its business with over 40 new customers in the last ten months, in areas such as financial services, healthcare, education, and consumer goods industries, as companies are looking to improve their digital offering, especially following COVID-19.

Cognizant Softvision's global clients include Groupon, Macy's, and Mozilla.

(Photo: Pixabay)

[email protected]

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