• Infosys will help LANXESS to enhance its IT infrastructure with the latest technologies such as NextGen integrated communication and DaaS (Device as a Service).

Infosys is known as a global expert in next-generation digital consulting and services. Recently, Infosys declared a long-term tactical collaboration with LANXESS.


LANXESS is a prominent specialty chemicals firm situated in Cologne, Germany. Its expertise lies in developing, producing, and marketing chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals, and plastics, with high annual sales. In 2019, its annual sale was about EUR 6.8 billion. The company is situated across 33 countries with more than 14,300 employees. LANXESS is registered in the top sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good.

Infosys and LANXESS partnership

Infosys will help LANXESS to digitize its IT Infrastructure and allow its international labor force to spread across 33 territories with a secure and technologically enhanced workplace. Being part of this renovation, Infosys will design a consumer-centric enlightened workshop with a globally standardized device/office place (for virtual and functional users). The design will be based on a Device as a Service (DaaS) construct, supported with NextGen integrated communication and cooperation programs.

The global personnel of LANXESS will be supported by a multi-lingual artificial intelligence (AI) powered service desk operational from India and Europe. Over the course of the partnership, Infosys will completely renovate LANXESS and will make it a future-ready end-user IT landscape. Thus, making sure that personnel at LANXESS experience internationally enhanced standardized workstations.

Executive Vice President and Global Head of Manufacturing, Infosys, Jasmeet Singh, said, “Germany is a very strategic market for Infosys and an important part of our localization strategy in Europe. In today’s world, digital workplace as a service is becoming increasingly relevant for all our clients’ transformation journeys and we are glad to be partnering with LANXESS to enable their transition to a modern digital workplace.” Further, he mentioned, “This partnership will deliver next-gen service operations with self-heal, self-help and automation-driven solutions. With deep expertise in executing large transformation programs for global clients, along with advanced digital solutions, we look forward to help LANXESS reimagine their workplace to drive increased collaboration and productivity.”

CIO of LANXESS, Kai Finke said, “Standardized and harmonized workplace services will enable us to increase our service quality and usability on a global basis as well as increase flexibility and scalability which nowadays are getting more and more important.” Further, he mentioned, “Working with Infosys will allow us to implement state-of-the-art-technologies faster and thus bring LANXESS to the next level regarding workplace services enhancing our collaboration and mobility capabilities.”

About Infosys

Infosys allows its patrons across 46 territories to navigate their digital transformation. This is done using AI-powered technology. It supports the industry with agile digital at scale to provide extraordinary levels of execution and consumer satisfaction. Thus, continuous enhancement via constructing and transmitting digital abilities, concepts, and knowledge from its innovation ecosystem makes Infosys the next-generation digital consulting and services provider.