Encora Wins a Dozen Awards in First Half of Fiscal Year and Strengthens Its Tech Leadership

September 22, 2022

Awards Span Various Themes Including Performance, Company Culture, and Executive Excellence


SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., September 23, 2022 – Today, Encora, a global next-gen product engineering provider, announced a variety of award wins secured throughout the second and third quarters of 2022. The awards reinforce the company’s mission to help clients create competitive advantage through accelerated technology innovation. They also highlight Encora’s commitment to providing a safe and caring work environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion and facilitates professional development for all of its employees. Awards announced include the following company and individual executive awards: Top 100 CHROs of Mexico 2022, Brandon Hall Group’s Excellence Awards 2022, Globee’s 2022 Information Technology World Awards, Comparably’s 2022 Leadership Awards, Nearshore Americas Nexus Illuminate Awards 2022, and the 2022 HITEC 50 Awards. 

“Encora is proud to be honored across these various programs recognizing individual successes, as well as our culture, innovation, and overall growth,” said Venu Raghavan, President and CEO, Encora. “We view our recognition as a reflection of the hard work and dedication of our global teams as well as our steadfast commitment to nurturing and expanding new and existing client partnerships. What makes our work so special are the companies we work alongside and the employees that make it all possible.”  

 Most recently, Encora’s Head of People & Culture for the Mexico office, Anabel Montiel, was recognized by Great Place to Work® as one of the Top 100 CHROs of Mexico 2022. Montiel receives this award on behalf of the entire Encora community in Mexico which makes collaborative efforts every day to ensure a strong culture focused on the people’s wellbeing. 

 Encora won in three categories for the Brandon Hall Group’s 2022 HCM Excellence Awards. The company secured a gold medal in the Best Use of Virtual Worlds for Learning category for its work with Suncorp Corporate Services, two silver medals in the Best Use of Games or Simulations for Learning category for work done with Edwards Lifesciences and ConEdison, and a silver medal in the Best Advance in Custom Content category for collaborative work with ConEdison.  

 The company won in two categories for Globee’s 17th Annual 2022 Information Technology World Awards. A Gold Globee in the Most Innovative IT Software category for its Deep Learning Model and a Bronze Globee in the Best New Product-Service of the Year: Telecommunications category for its 5G solutions.  

 Encora also secured placement in three categories for Comparably’s 2022 Leadership Awards including placement in the Best Companies for Career Growth 2022: Large Companies category, the Best CEOs for Women 2022: Large Companies category, and the Best CEOs for Diversity 2022: Large Companies category.  

 In addition, Encora’s President of the Americas, Mario Chaves, was honored as the Entrepreneur of the Year at Nearshore Americas Nexus Illuminate Awards 2022 as well as one of the top 50 most influential technology leaders for HITEC’s 2022 HITEC 50 Awards 

 To find out more information about Encora’s award recognitions visit: https://www.encora.com/about#awards  


About Encora 

Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, and backed by private equity firm Advent International, Encora is the preferred innovation partner to some of the world’s leading technology companies. It provides Next-Gen services such as Predictive Analysis, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Cloud, and Test Automation. Encora has deep cluster vertical capabilities in HealthTech, FinTech, HiTech, IAM & Cybersecurity, Digital Commerce, EdTech, Supply Chain & Logistics, Telecom, and other specialized industries. Encora is an established leader in outsourced product development services that specializes in innovation acceleration for leading-edge technology companies. With over 7,500 associates in 40+ offices and innovation labs across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Colombia, Bolivia, Peru, Brazil, India, and Asia Pacific, Encora’s global talent pool, micro-industry vertical expertise, and proprietary agile engineering capabilities enable clients to improve their speed to impact. For more information, please visit www.encora.com.