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Adaptra is now a Cognizant Company

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) has entered into an agreement to acquire Adaptra. Cognizant is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger digital businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.), Cognizant is ranked among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. With over 100 development and delivery centres worldwide and approximately 255,800 employees as of September 30, 2016, Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 2000, and the Fortune 500. In Australia, Cognizant has offices in Melbourne and Sydney, and more than 850 employees. The company recently announced plans to establish a Cognizant Digital Business Collaboratory in Melbourne - a dedicated space for open collaboration among Cognizant, customers, and partners to design, prototype, and build digital solutions of the future.

Adaptra is a Sydney-based consulting, business transformation and IT services provider that works with 5 of the top 10 insurers in Australia and New Zealand, helping them define their target business and operating models and providing platform advisory and implementation services. Founded in 1998, Adaptra specialises in consulting, programme management, and implementation of the Guidewire platform, and enables insurance companies to drive improvements across key functional areas such as underwriting, policy administration, claims management, and billing. This helps insurers increase speed-to-market, transform core processing to improve customer experience, drive competitiveness and product differentiation, and empower agents to digitally engage with customers.


Our associate team of over 100 project and program management professionals, supported by our senior consultants, offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering tangible business outcomes across a wide range of projects and industries.


True to our name, "Adaptra" does more than the average project management provider by adapting our approach to fit with your business. By focusing on project outcomes and effectively managing project stakeholders, risks and issues, we deliver no-nonsense results. Our consulting services include Project Management Office setup, the evaluation and improvement of existing projects, developing future projects, prioritising the investment of your discretionary budget and various additional business and IT projects.


Adaptra is focused on delivery. We have successfully delivered thousands of projects for large financial services organisations and general industry, and we can help you to successfully execute your project needs. We ensure success through the careful implementation of defined goals and the assessment and maximisation of your organisational capacities.

"Projects have a beginning, a middle and an end - Adaptra makes sure you get the end you wanted in the beginning!"