HR tech platform Darwinbox has opened its global headquarters in Hyderabad. The company has also announced to strengthen its workforce to 1000 from the current 700 in Hyderabad.
The new hiring will predominantly be in the fields of data science, product design, and engineering.
Furthermore, the opening of the new headquarters is aimed to spur the company's expansion strategy and technological prowess in the global market. It will also foster creativity and teamwork among its 1200+ present employees spread across India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, the UAE, KSA, and the United States.
Rohit Chennamaneni, Darwinbox co-founder, said, “Moving into our new global HQ marks another important milestone in our growth journey. This move will help us actualise our ‘from Asia to the world’ vision and support our ambitious plans to double business by 2023.”
Darwinbox currently serves 700 clients and 2 million users from large conglomerates, fast-growing technology giants, and leading global brands like JSW, Adani, Vedanta, Mahindra, Kotak, NSE, Ujjivan, Makemytrip, Swiggy, Nivea, Starbucks, and Dominos.
In January 2022, the leading HRMS player closed its Series D, Unicorn round funding led by Silicon Valley-based TCV, and supported by previous investors. Darwinbox is the only Asian-origin HCM player and the youngest to be included in Gartner's Magic Quadrant in 2021 and features on the 2022 Magic Quadrant as well. Additionally, it has the top rating (4.8) on Peer Insights, Gartner's platform for customer reviews, beating out all major competitors including SAP, Oracle, and Workday.