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The Adecco Group appoints Marco Valsecchi as Country Manager & Managing Director for India

By : CIOL Bureau

The Adecco Group India, the world’s leading provider of HR solutions, announced the appointment of Marco Valsecchi as the Country Manager & MD of the company with effect from July 11, 2018. As the Country Manager & MD, Marco will

Chitra Ramkrishna and D K Sharma join the board of Maveric Systems as independent directors

By : CIOL Bureau

Maveric Systems announced the senior level expansion of its Board. Chitra Ramkrishna, former CEO and Managing Director of National Stock Exchange and D K Sharma, technology specialist and former CIO of Citigroup Global Consumer Banking’s International Business have joined as

mfine appoints Anitha Venkat as Senior Director

By : CIOL Bureau

mfine announced the appointment of Anitha Venkat as the company’s new Senior Director. In this new role, Anitha will be responsible for building mfine’s hospital and doctor network across India. The company is planning to achieve over 100,000 consultations by the

Ecosystm appoints renowned IT industry veteran Neelam Dhawan as Board Advisor

By : CIOL Bureau

Ecosystm announced the appointment of accomplished IT industry veteran Neelam Dhawan as Board Advisor. Globally recognised as one of the Most Powerful Women in Business by titles including Fortune, Forbes and Business Today, Neelam has played an instrumental role in shaping

Ola appoints Simon Smith as Managing Director for Australia

By : CIOL Bureau

Ola is strengthening its presence in Australia with the appointment of Simon Smith as Managing Director. Simon will head and develop the leadership team and play a pivotal role in building Ola’s presence including strategy, marketing, product development, customer service,

Payments Council of India appoints Vishwas Patel as its new Chairman

By : CIOL Bureau

Payments Council of India (PCI) has announced the appointment of Vishwas Patel, Chief Executive Officer, Infibeam Avenues, as its new Chairman in its latest Annual General Meeting. Vishwas has been associated with PCI ever since its inception in 2013 and

Ajay Chitkara appointed as Director and CEO – Airtel Business unit

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Ajay Chitkara has been appointed as Director and CEO – Airtel Business. In his new role, Ajay will spearhead Airtel Business as an integrated unit that will include both domestic enterprise and global enterprise operations of the company. Ajay will

InCred strengthens leadership; appoints Vivek Bansal as its CFO

By : Ashok Pandey

InCred has appointed Vivek Bansal as its Chief Financial Officer. A highly regarded finance professional with 20 years of rich domestic and international experience in the banking and financial services industry, Vivek brings on board his experience to strengthen InCred’s

Sasken Appoints Mihir Kumar as SVP and Head, Industrials Business

By : Ashok Pandey

Sasken Technologies Ltd. announced that it has onboarded Mihir Kumar as Senior VP and Head, Industrials Business Unit to lead the company’s efforts in the Industrials segment. Mihir has more than two decades of experience spanning across Product Engineering, Digital

Pinaki Kar appointed President-Technology Solutions, Quess Corp

BANGALORE, INDIA: The integrated business services provider, Quess Corp has appointed Pinaki Kar, President- Technology Solutions. As part of the leadership team at Quess Corp, Pinaki will spearhead IT services, IT Staffing business, Customer Life Cycle management and Business Process Management

Airtel appoints ex-NASA scientist as chief data scientist

By : CIOL Writers

India’s largest telecom operator Bharti Airtel has appointed ex-NASA scientist Santanu Bhattacharya as the company’s chief data scientist. Bhattacharya will be responsible to accelerate efforts around emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.

Riverbed co-founder Kennelly retires; Paul Mountford takes charge as CEO

BANGALORE, INDIA: Riverbed Technology has announced the appointment of Paul Mountford to CEO, succeeding Jerry M. Kennelly, who is retiring after serving as CEO since co-founding Riverbed in 2002. Mountford was appointed as Riverbed CEO following an internal and external search

Equifax appoints former GE exec Mark Begor as its new CEO

By : CIOL Writers

Equifax announced former General Electric executive Mark Begor as the company’s new CEO. The hire comes six months after Equifax’s former CEO Richard Smith resigned and left Paulino do Rego Barros, Jr. leading in the interim. “I will prioritize continuing our team’s efforts

Sathesh Murthy appointed MD of Informatica India

BANGALORE, IINDIA: The enterprise cloud data management company, Informatica announced that 14-year Informatica veteran, Sathesh Murthy has been appointed to the role of managing director, Informatica India. Murthy has successfully led large teams across key products and as managing director

Amazon India hires ex-COO of Voot to lead Prime Video

By : CIOL Writers

E-commerce giant Amazon has appointed the former head of Voot Gaurav Gandhi as the director and country manager- India for Prime Video, as reported by Economic Times. Gandhi will take over the position which was left vacant since the exit

Twitter appoints Parag Agrawal as its new CTO

By : CIOL Writers

Twitter has appointed Parag Agrawal as the new chief technology officer of the social networking company. Agrawal, a former alumni of IIT-Bombay will replace Adam Messinger, who left the company in late 2016. The social networking platform updated the company’s website

Airbnb hires ex-Amazon Prime chief Greg Greeley for Airbnb Homes

By : CIOL Writers

Airbnb has acquired the services of former Amazon Prime VP Greg Greeley to lead the home-sharing startup’s Homes unit. According to the company, Greeley will take a position in Airbnb as “president of Homes”. He will report directly to Airbnb

Coinbase has a new M&A boss to ramp up expansion

By : CIOL Writers

Coinbase has poached LinkedIn’s dealmaking head Emilie Choi as the cryptocurrency exchange giant preps up to expand through a potential series of mergers and acquisitions. On Monday, Coinbase announced that it had hired Emilie Choi to serve as the company’s vice president of

Pinterest hires former Google exec Francoise Brougher as its first COO

By : CIOL Writers

Image-based searching and sharing website Pinterest has hired Francoise Brougher, a former Google executive as its first chief operating officer. She was most recently business lead at Square and prior to that VP of SMB global sales and operations at Google. Brougher,

Go-Jek names Niranjan Paranjape as its new CTO

BANGALORE, INDIA: Indonesia’s first unicorn and the fastest growing startup in Southeast Asia, Go-Jek appointed Niranjan Paranjape as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Go-Jek. Ajey Gore will continue as the Group CTO of Go-Jek. Niranjan has more than 13