Syntel (SYNT) Q1 2012 Earnings Call April 19, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Zaineb Bokhari - Head of Investor Relations Bharat Desai - Co-Founder and Executive Chairman Prashant Ranade - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Arvind S. Godbole - Chief Financial Officer, Chief Information Security Officer and Principleaccounting Officer Rakesh Khanna - Chief Operating Officer Analysts Jason Kupferberg - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Bhavan Suri - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division Joseph D. Foresi - Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Research Division Brian Kinstlinger - Sidoti & Company, LLC Unknown Analyst Edward S. Caso - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Puneet Jain - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Manish Hemrajani - Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Research Division David J. Koning - Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Research Division Vincent A. Colicchio - Noble Financial Group, Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Syntel's First Quarter 2012 Earnings Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this call is being recorded today, Thursday, April 19, 2012. I will now turn the call over to Zaineb Bokhari, Syntel's Head of Investor Relations. Zaineb Bokhari Thank you, and good morning, everyone. Syntel's first quarter earnings release crossed GlobeNewswire at 8:30 a.m. today. It's also available on our website at www.syntelinc.com. On the call with us today, we have Bharat Desai, Syntel's Chairman; Prashant Ranade, Syntel's CEO and President; Arvind Godbole, Syntel's Chief Financial Officer; and Rakesh Khanna, Syntel's Chief Operating Officer. Before we begin, I'd like to remind you that some of the comments made on today's call and responses to questions may contain forward-looking statements. These statements are subject to the risks and uncertainties described in the company's earnings release and other filings with the SEC.