Formerly known as Hughes Software Systems (HSS), Aricent draws its roots from this New Delhi based software solutions company, working in the field of VSAT based networks ,voice and data cellular telephony.
The name "Aricent Group" was a result of subsequent acquisition of Flextronics Software Systems (FSS) , the rebranded name of HSS by Flextronics ,further acquired for a whopping 900 million dollars by Kohlberg Kravis Capital (KKR) & Sequoia Capital. This transaction was the largest private equity buyout in the Indian industry.It was renamed Aricent in 2013 and is a forerunner among the top 20 Indian IT companies with over 40+ years of design experience through frog for including software products in telecommunications design, manufacturing and services for many Fortune 500 companies like Apple, Disney, GE ,Sony and many more.
Redwood City, California, United States
Chief Executive Officer(CEO) and Board Member - Frank Cern
Chief Financial Officer(CFO) - Eric Johnson
The logo of the company is the name of the company itself. So it’s philosophy and motto,“Communication Powers the World, Aricent Powers Communications”