Fidelity Investments India has been recognized as a ‘Great Place to Innovate’ by global management consulting and strategy advisory firm Zinnov during the prestigious Zinnov Awards 2023. The awards, which is in its 14th edition this year, is focused exclusively on global capability centers (GCCs) and the impact they are creating. Fidelity leaders received the award at a grand ceremony in Bangalore.
The Zinnov Awards recognizes and celebrates global visionaries and change-makers. The ‘Great Place to Innovate’ award recognizes companies that are focused on value creation from India and have made concerted efforts across five key areas: Organization Charter, Culture, Internal Programs & Processes, External Linkages, and Innovation Metrics. Fidelity Investments India was recognized for its strong culture of innovation that is encouraged and promoted across the organization through focused programs, initiatives, processes, platforms, and systems. As a GCC that provides solutions to the enterprise across technology, operations, analytics, research, and data science, Fidelity Investments India serves as a hub for innovation through its talented workforce. The firm has a central innovation charter that enables teams and individuals to integrate innovative thinking and a creative problem-solving mindset in everything they do.
Commenting on the recognition, Vijai Kishan, Head of Personal Investing, India and India Regional Chair, Fidelity Investments India, said, “We are delighted to be recognized by Zinnov as a Great Place to Innovate. This award reflects our strong culture of innovation, continuous learning, commitment to making a difference, and our consistent passion to incorporate innovative thinking in everything we do. We dedicate this award to our employees, who have been ambassadors of our entrepreneurial ecosystem. We have several specialized programs such as Eureka! – our internal innovation gig economy, FCAT – the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology, Fidelity Labs, and more that empower and enable our employees to innovate and excel by bringing their best ideas and solutions to life. Our rich legacy of patents at Fidelity Investments India is a testament to this.”
In a congratulatory note, Nitika Goel, Chief Marketing Officer, Zinnov, said, “By fostering an innovation-first mindset, GCCs not only drive value for their parent organizations but also contribute to the advancement of the ecosystem. Creating a pervasive innovation culture and driving a charter of innovation with profound impact to the organization and outcomes is no mean feat. Zinnov’s Great Place to Innovate award, is one of the most fiercely contested categories, as it spotlights GCCs fostering innovation and have become role models for cultivating a culture of continuous growth and learning. We congratulate Fidelity Investments India on this well-deserved victory.”