Thursday, 12 June 2014

Infosys has appoint Dr. Vishal Sikka as new CEO & Managing Director

Posted by M2Software Solutions Solutions Pvt. Ltd | 00:42 Categories: , ,

The Board of Directors of infosis has announced  Dr. Vishal Sikka as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director (CEO & MD) of the company. Dr. Sikka will be inducted as a whole-time director of the Board and CEO & MD (Designate) on June 14, 2014. He will take over as CEO & MD from Mr. S. D. Shibulal on August 1, 2014.

     The Board has also elevated Mr. U.B. Pravin Rao, President and whole-time director, as Chief Operating Officer, with effect from June 14, 2014.

The Board also announced the following changes:
  • Mr. N.R. Narayana Murthy and Mr. S. Gopalakrishnan will voluntarily step down as Executive Chairman and Executive Vice Chairman, respectively, on June 14, 2014. In order to facilitate a smooth transition of responsibilities, they will continue on the Board till October 10, 2014 as the Non-executive Chairman and Non-executive Vice Chairman, respectively
  • Mr. K. V. Kamath will become the Non-executive Chairman of the Board on October 11, 2014
  • Mr. Murthy will be designated as Chairman Emeritus with effect from October 11, 2014 in recognition of his contributions to the company
  • Mr. S. D. Shibulal will step down as CEO & MD and from the Board on July 31, 2014
  • Mr. Srinath Batni, whole-time Director of the company, will step down from the Board on July 31, 2014
  • In addition, the company has elevated twelve leaders to the position of Executive Vice President with additional responsibilities  
Angel Broking?s VP Research Sarabjit Kour Nangra said the entry of a CEO into the company is the much awaited news as it has been searching for the chief, while facing the exodus of key employees.


  1. It is great news about infosys, Vishal Sikka's biggest challenge would be to have a smooth transition and bring Infosys into bellwether status: R Chandrashekhar, NASSCOM

  2. @brajesh narayan hmmm... its a good decision by board of directors of infosys..

  3. @sonu verma.... thanks for visit..


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