HCL Technologies Limited is a multi-national company into Information Technology Services. It is a subsidiary of HCL Enterprises and is headquartered in Noida, Uttar Pradesh. The company was originally started as an R and D venture to assist HCL Limited. It was hived off as a separate legal entity in 1991, when the parent company ventured into the software services business. Shiv Nadar founded the company and it is listed both on the BSE and NSE. It serves markets worldwide.
Hindustan Computers Limited, the other name for HCL Technologies Ltd, offers services like remote infrastructure management, IT consulting, enterprise transformation; engineering; research and development; and business process outsourcing. The company has offices in 32 countries world over. It operates in the fields of aerospace and defense; automotive; consumer electronics; energy and utilities; financial services; government; independent software vendors; industrial manufacturing; mining and natural resources; life sciences and healthcare; media and entertainment; mining and natural resources; retail and consumer; oil and gas; telecom; public services; semi-conductors; server and storage; travel; transportation and logistics; and hospitality.