Finance firm Mastercard has committed to growing its India-based workforce with its latest technology hub in Pune.
The centre is Mastercard’s largest outside the US and will focus on developing payment technologies.
Mastercard hopes to dip into the IT skills in India and the current trends seeing successful startups coming out of the country.
“India is renowned for its technology leadership, focus on innovation and entrepreneurial spirit,” said Rob Reeg, president for operations and technology at Mastercard. “The tech hub gives Mastercard the opportunity to bring in talented technologists and a wealth of creative new ideas that will help shape the future of payments.”