Updated on 9 July 2013
"While we are working on building internal capabilities in some of these areas, simultaneously we are also looking at technology companies that we can buy that can get us into these areas sooner," Gupta said.
The company is also aiming at expanding its geographic presence as part of this acquisition strategy. "We have very good geographic spread right now of 60 percent in regulated markets and 40 percent in emerging markets. But we have aspirations to go into other markets where we think we can add and build value in and we are very actively looking at acquisitions in these countries - some markets in Europe; LATAM, India and China," she added.