about 39,000 people.
Asked if MphasiS was looking at acquisitions, Ayyar said it would target companies in the emerging technologies space. "We would look at small-sized companies, around USD 30 million, but only if they are a right fit."
The numbers were announced after market hours. Shares of MphasiS today rose 2.92 per cent to Rs 420.05 apiece on the BSE.