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VMware’s Balaji Rao comes to Veritas

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Veritas Technologies, the spinout company from Symantec has appointed Balaji Rao as its India sales leader. In his role Rao will be responsible for leading the sales team to drive revenue growth; develop go-to-market business strategy and

Twitter promotes Rishi Jaitly to drive content partnerships in APAC, ME

SINGAPORE: In a bid to push-up its news feed, Twitter is scouting content partnerships across the news, politics, sports, TV and entertainment verticals in APAC and Middle East. For this, the company has promoted Market Director of India & Southeast

L&T Infotech appoints Sanjay Jalona as CEO and MD

BANGALORE, INDIA: Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has appointed Sanjay Jalona as the chief executive officer and managing director of its subsidiary L&T Infotech. Sanjay Jalona has an experience of 15 years in the company and has held senior leadership positions across

Accenture appoints Anindya Basu as India MD

BANGALORE, INDIA: Accenture has appointed Anindya Basu the  country managing director in India and Rekha M. Menon chairman of Accenture in India. These appointments are effective August 21, 2015. Basu will be responsible for driving Accenture’s domestic business in India and

Leadership changes in Informatica

BANGALORE, INDIA: Informatica promoted its chief product officer Anil Chakravarthy as the acting chief executive officer of the company today. Sohaib Abbasi, chairman and former chief executive officer, will continue to serve as chairman of Informatica. Among the other leadership

Urban Ladder brings 5 easy steps to help you furnish your own rooms

BENGALURU, INDIA: The online furniture and home décor company, Urban Ladder has added a new feature in its app to empower the users to design their own rooms. The new user experience is designed keeping in the mind the consumer behaviour

Myntra hires Mckinsey’s product development specialist as its CEO

BANGALORE, INDIA: Flipkart owned fashion and lifestyle business Myntra  has hired the Mckinsey & Company director, Ananth Narayanan as its CEO. He will start working at Myntra’s Bengaluru headquarters from October 1, 2015. He will take over from the current CEO and Co-Founder

Juniper Networks gets new CIO, HR Head

MUMBAI, INDIA: Juniper Networks has announced two key appointments to its senior leadership team. Susan Lovegren has been appointed Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Bob Worrall has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. Lovegren reports to

Ki-Wan Kim to replace Soon Kwon as new MD of LG India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: LG Electronics has announced the appointment of Ki-Wan Kim, the executive VP of LG’s Home Entertainment Overseas Sales & Marketing Group as the new Managing Director of its India operations with effect from August 01, 2015. He is

Ashraf ElArman is the new MD of Xerox India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Ashraf ElArman has been appointed the new Managing Director of Xerox India. He will be responsible for new business development, driving growth and achieving business objectives for the country. Ashraf joins Xerox India from his role as General

Citrix appoints business head for cloud networking

MUMBAI, INDIA: Citrix has appointed Jatin Bakshi as the Business Head, Cloud Networking, India Subcontinent. In his new role, Bakshi will work closely with customers and partners to accelerate adoption of the company’s application delivery networks, WAN optimization and virtualization

Rahul Agarwal takes charge as MD of Lenovo India

BANGALORE, INDIA: Lenovo announced the appointment of Rahul Agarwal as the managing director for Lenovo India, effective from today. Rahul takes over from Amar Babu, who will now take on a regional mandate as COO, Lenovo, Asia Pacific and chairman,

Nokia Networks strengthens Bangalore R&D operations; gets a new head

By : Soma Tah

BANGALORE, INDIA: Nokia today announced the appointment of Rupa Santosh as head of Nokia Networks’ Technology Center, Bangalore. Rupa brings with her over two decades of experience in telecom software development. The Bangalore Technology Center is one of the largest

Sanjay Sharma to head Redknee

GURGAON, INDIA: Redknee, one of the world’s biggest and fastest growing vendors of telecom converged billing and care solutions, has appointed Sanjay Sharma as the Regional VP and Head for the South West Asia region. Established in 1999 and based

BlackBerry India MD Sunil Lalvani quits

MUMBAI, INDIA: After a two-year stint as BlackBerry’s managing director of India business, Sunil Lalvani has quit the company. The reasons are not known. Lalvani was appointed as the Managing Director of Indian Operations at BlackBerry in May 2013. But he had

It’s a woman CFO for Tata Communications

MUMBAI, INDIA: Tata Communications has appointed Pratibha K Advani as its chief financial officer. Based in India, Advani will be responsible for the strategic financial management of the company, including corporate affairs & investor relations. Vinod Kumar, MD and CEO, Tata

From COO to MD – Deb Deep Sengupta moves up at SAP India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: SAP has announced the appointment of Deb Deep Sengupta as the new Managing

Rishad Premji might have to wait for 5 yrs before he takes the reins of Wipro

Thomas George Succession plannings of business families have always been remained one of the most talked

EDA Guru Jim Hogan joins board of Indian start-up, Vayavya

BANGALORE, INDIA: Electronic Design Automation (EDA) guru Jim Hogan has joined the Board of Directors of

Eric Hoh to lead FireEye APJ business

BANGALORE, INDIA: FireEye Inc. announced the appointment of Eric Hoh as President of Asia Pacific Japan. In