Infrasoft Technologies, one of the leading global fintech organisations, recently invited four Hautlieu students from Jersey to their HQ in Mumbai, India, as a part of their corporate citizenship program.
The programme was aimed to provide opportunities to the talented Gen z-ers to learn about the new-age digital technologies as well as experience projects across business & corporate functions
Invited on a Work Placement programme, the four secondary school students of Hautlieu, studying ICT as part of their curriculum, dedicated a week at the InfrasoftTech’s HQ learning about current and emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Robotics, Open Banking, amongst others from senior IT professionals. In addition, they also had an interactive session with Mr Rajesh Mirjankar, Managing Director & CEO at InfrasoftTech discussing the current technology trends and how it impacts the world that we live in and the way emerging technologies shall shape the future.
Apart from professional learning, the students also experienced the Indian culture by celebrating the festive season of ‘Diwali’ – Festival of Lights. They celebrated the festival with the Infrapreneurs by dressing up in traditional attire and participating in the events held at the office. Students also experienced the local culture by going on a brief tour of Mumbai city wherein they visited several prominent and historical landmarks such as the Gateway of India, Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and the Nariman Point financial hub.
Dave Roworth, Director from Skills Jersey, said “It’s a fantastic opportunity for these students, not only to learn about the digital landscape in a worldwide setting but also to do this in such a unique and culturally rich environment. Thanks to InfrasoftTech, all Jersey students with high aspirations, will know of the exciting and innovative opportunities can be found on their doorstep.”.
InfrasoftTech’s Corporate Citizen Program has been specifically designed to support both education and digital experience, along with developing leadership skills. As part of the program, InfrasoftTech worked with Hautlieu School, Jersey to inspire students to elevate their career in the IT industry. This initiative displays our dedication, commitment and responsibility towards communities and societies that we thrive in globally. InfrasoftTech also recognises the impact of technology to create a more inclusive and well-connected world, which will help in making it a better place for generations to come.
Rajesh Mirjankar, Group CEO, InfrasoftTech, said “It was a pleasure to welcome Jersey students to our offices in Mumbai. They are the future workforce of the Island, and we were glad to contribute to their experience & knowledge about fintech. The aim of the initiative was to provide a platform to the young talents to work with our experts and get them future-ready. InfrasoftTech is focused to support local talent and contribute to the development of skills in the Channel Islands”.
Tony Moretta, CEO Digital Jersey, “I’m delighted to congratulate the successful applicants to the InfrasoftTech’s Work Placement programme. It is a brilliant opportunity to gain international experience in one of the world’s most dynamic tech cluster, Mumbai. It’s a fantastic example of the opportunities available in the digital industries and the pathways open to local students”.
If you want to be part of our team, learn the new trends & opportunities in the IT industry and get hands-on experience on the new-age solutions as part of our Corporate Citizen Programme, connect with our team at [email protected]