Satyam Computer Services Ltd, despite being caught in the country's biggest corporate scandal, has been honoured by the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) for its continued quest for excellence.
Satyam received an Excellence in Practice Award for Talent Preparation Services and six Excellence in Practice Citations for Enterprise Learning Technologies, Family Learning, Integrated Project Management, Learning Management Review and Re-skilling Services.
In a statement, Tech Mahindra Chairman Anand Mahindra said, ''I am impressed by the world class standards adhered to by team Satyam and would like to congratulate each and every associate at Satyam for this honour which reflects the company's commitment to quality and talent development, towards the creation of world class IT professionals.'' ASTD is the world's largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. The Society provides resources for learning and performance professionals, educators and students, brings professionals together in conferences, workshops and online, and recognises excellence and sets standards for best practices in learning and performance, amongst other functions.