Edward J. Roche
Long/short equity, value, special situations, growth at reasonable price

Syntel - Growth At A Reasonable Price

Syntel (NASDAQ:SYNT) describes itself as a global provider of custom outsourcing solutions in a broad spectrum of information technology and information technology-enabled services. Their portfolio of services includes complex software application development & maintenance services, platform migration solutions, Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO), e-Business development and integration, wireless solutions, data warehousing, and cloud computing implementations. The company was founded in Troy Michigan in 1980 by Bharat Desai and his wife Neerja Sethi, reportedly with an initial investment of $2000. The company went public in 1997 under the stock symbol SYNT. 34 years later Syntel has grown to a company with revenues of $723 MM in 2013 and a current market capitalization of $3.5 B. Syntel employs approximately 23,000 with...

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