New Delhi, Nov 10: Amazon and Aditya Birla Group emerged top recruiters in cluster-2 of summer placements at the Indian Institute of Management- Ahmedabad. The cluster saw a participation of over 45 companies including industry cohorts like Consumer Goods, General Management & Leadership, Government Enterprises, Advisory Consulting, and Consumer Services.

Industry leaders like Airtel and Hindustan Unilever Limited offered jobs to eight candidates each. Consumer Goods & Services leaders Mondelez, P&G, Reckitt Benckiser, Star TV, and Wipro also recruited several management graduates.

“We had firms like Amazon and Flipkart in the Retail B2B space. Amazon extended 12 offers and Flipkart made 8 offers.The Government of Telangana, which hired for the Industry & Commerce and ITE&C departments, made 5 offers,” a release from one of India’s premier management institutes said.

The cluster 1 of placements saw more than 35 firms including investment banking and markets, management consulting, as well as private equity, venture capital and hedge funds. Accenture Strategy emerged as top recruiter with 19 offers.

The third cluster will take place on November 12. The institute is likely to witness a record number of placements this session.