The earning per share for the quarter ended June 2004 was recorded at Rs 3.4. We are looking at maintaining a growth rate at around 23 per cent for the entire year based on the first quarter result, NIIT Technologies chief executive officer Arvind Thakur said.
NIIT Technologies software solutions revenue was recorded at Rs 120.7 crore while the BPO business contributed Rs 7.2 crore to the companys revenue. Of the overall revenue, Europe contributed 45 per cent, followed by Americas that contributed 37 per cent and Asia Pacific including India accounted for 18 per cent.
During the quarter, we had a record order intake of $39 million including a significant contract of $20 million in the transportation sector, Mr Thakur said. He did not disclose the name of the company but said that the company based in the US.
In the last quarter, the company opened its development centre in Kolkata with 300 seats for customers in Europe and Asia Pacific region.