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Brian Humphries Chief Executive Officer
Ashwin Shirvaikar Citigroup
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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Good afternoon, everyone. All right. Can I have your attention? Okay.

Let's get started with the keynote session here. I am Ashwin Shirvaikar. Processors Services Payments, Citi's am and analyst. IT I and great pleasure you all welcome my joining for Cognizant. Thank to it's as well Cognizant, Brian CEO, we from Humphries. And have Brian welcome. Thank this. for you doing

Brian Humphries

here. be Good to

Ashwin Shirvaikar

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Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

end growth up. to probably it's own points But number maybe you important start let's address thing is the with like thing Okay. one my conversations, since investor will the I'd One that in and to comes six base extremely mentioned.

So let's talk sales about sales structure. force force compensation and

up the mean optimal to way, us I'm that it You and when I that being is what and maybe the that's polite way it's not can you too noted publicly and that the in changed? path set you getting -- it describe maybe past but currently to say

Brian Humphries

Yes.

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things the whole sales torque skills set have, but attributes, to of including compensation. need brand the you You also

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Okay, talking Cognizant sales if out the of but understood. that employee you keeping constituents. What of on the clients, relatively your at going the been other things there short things with about time going because kind talk been very you noticed force them meeting like from you force, could you've own And feedback regards say, about here, top getting that? meeting are sales you've out to, busy, funnel, that, are

Brian Humphries

in bring in you out new first see week be the salespeople as say, are first would you because a clients, they I manner the the So, They a CEO, company, certain week. the that CEO normal happy. clients behave see a the to bring always all to happy happy managers will start if customers always

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

okay. Absolutely,

Just just slightly there. gears to change ever so

was that of point notion other self-funded. me spoke we time last this The the struck

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Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Makes sense. Makes sense.

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Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

okay. Okay,

many gears the also was at look just what But kind from by to right? point shift let's You again one platform. about diversification can on? inherited, issue different is B to a you And on You of your and talk of getting of the intend what sort which the digital frankly, call bit of do, mind? services. where touched When solve in to you of would investors you have you right a goes point lack Just you of terms, can investor only the candidly consider -- process you a what what in do and A that range portfolio focus it fundamental obviously. talk Cognizant just various in of but about a

Brian Humphries

Diversification?

Ashwin Shirvaikar

Diversification the itself you invest? where organization have

Brian Humphries

diversification. Yes. Look is there's multiple One different geographic. levels of

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Okay.

Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Okay.

Okay.

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Brian Humphries

Yeah.

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Okay.

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Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Okay, okay.

strategy. about bit. talked we've And talked We've about so a talent. about talked organization We

about as think hiring talked let's angles we talk talked people, of various about right about organization different strategy, can of say just the the it's sorry say people -- way, the that of because -- motivating upper talent. ultimately organization? just let's rest the new the them of But terms say attrition, you you layer In we but let's in

Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

make that, but any of there for Is things? okay. of, to it, I Are tuck-ins a time noise? that? you these accelerate to sort yes, big for mean, big acquisitions Got energy necessity willing acquisitions? and Is there

Brian Humphries

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means to and achieving of foundation. on into would Unfortunately be It a will to that an end. to our lot to larger be enough in acquisitions. to a simultaneously. there's strategy, how rigor attention turn not ahead, but will stronger operational years we the do have patient part two the to then I we it I'm trying for years to and But make or whenever say the partnerships company that instill be Now strategy do to of discipline sure do short-term or will in my M&A a learn everything acquisitions

Ashwin Shirvaikar

can for opportunity for much obviously talk There I audience the the but longer, ask to we -- is Understood. did questions. want to give

There question of a time questions the around. and question. closeout ask just want to couple do are think have questions But I a you take We'll from hand If that I mics can be to we then me. More going your any a for audience? put -- Fantastic. interesting go up.

Brian Humphries

you. More for time

Ashwin Shirvaikar

Awesome.

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Brian Humphries

Yeah.

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

Awesome.

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Brian Humphries

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Ashwin Shirvaikar

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