Infosys and Center for Hospitality Research Announce Partnership Agreement

Mar 30, 2015

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Infosys and Center for Hospitality Research Announce Partnership Agreement

Ithaca, NY, March 30, 2015 - Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, and the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) have announced a new partnership agreement. Deva Senapathy, vice president, regional head—services Americas, will join the CHR's advisory board in support of the center's research agenda.

"We see Infosys as an excellent partner for the CHR, and I'm delighted to welcome Deva Senapathy to our advisory board," said Professor Michael Sturman, who is the CHR's director and associate dean at the Cornell School of Hotel Administration. "Their international perspective will bring additional depth to our research, since they have subsidiaries in several Asian nations, as well as Europe and North and South America."

"The CHR has a solid history of bringing new knowledge and solutions to the hospitality industry, just as Infosys applies new solutions to a variety of industries," said Senapathy. "Our firm's success rests on research and service, delivered by excellent associates. This is the same approach used by the CHR, and I look forward to meeting with CHR's research fellows."

About The Center for Hospitality Research
A unit of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) sponsors research designed to improve practices in the hospitality industry. Under the lead of the center's corporate affiliates, experienced scholars work closely with business executives to discover new insights into strategic, managerial, and operating practices. To learn more about the center and its projects, visit

Center Partners: Accenture, Access Point Financial, Cvent, Inc., Davis & Gilbert LLP, Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, Denihan Hospitality Group, Duetto, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Fox Rothschild LLP, Hilton Worldwide, Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., Hyatt Hotels Corporation, Infosys Limited, Intel Corporation, InterContinental Hotels Group, Jumeirah Group, Marriott International, Inc.,, PricewaterhouseCoopers, The Rainmaker Group, RateGain, Sabre Hospitality Solutions, SAS, SONIFI Solutions, Inc., STR, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, Talent Plus, Inc., Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., TripAdvisor, Wipro EcoEnergy, and Wyndham Hotel Group

Center Friends: DK Shifflet & Associates • EyeforTravel • Hospitality Technology Magazine • Hsyndicate • iPerceptions • J.D. Power and Associates • PKF Hospitality Research • Questex Hospitality Group