Tag "Newsmakers"

Tech Mahindra appoints John Hyslop, strengthens Australian BFSI biz

By : Soma Tah

Hyslop was head of technology for the National Australia Bank’s Wealth Group

Scott Shaul is new senior VP of Savi Technology

By : Sharath Kumar

haul co-founded Work Market, a cloud-based human capital management platform

Viom Networks appoints Sudhir Prasad as new COO

By : Muntazir

With focus on innovation and operational excellence, Viom Networks strengthens its leadership team and appointed Sudhir Prasad as new Chief Operating Officer (COO). In addition, the company also named Ravi Badwal as the head of the Emerging Business and Rochak

Turning a blind eye to ‘stolen IT’ is not legally acceptable: American Chambers of Commerce

By : Muntazir

US companies will prefer to engage suppliers who use legitimate IT and they they will also choose to trade with countries where usage of pirated software is minimum.

Dell India gets new MD in Alok Ohrie

By : Chokkapan

His predecessor, Sameer Garde, has moved on to pursue career opportunities outside Dell

Microsoft elevates Karan Bajwa to MD for sales and marketing

By : Supriya

Karan Bajwa will take over with effect from July 1, 2013, and will report to Microsoft India chairman Bhaskar Pramanik

Bill Gates makes hush-hush visits to Andhra firms

By : Supriya

His private one-day visit was kept secret for security reasons

BlackBerry appoints Sunil Lalvani as India MD

By : Preeti

BlackBerry today announced the appointment of Sunil Lalvani as Managing Director for India. With the appointment, Lalvani will be responsible for overseeing and driving the overall business strategy and growth for BlackBerry in India. Sunil Lalvani is an industry veteran

Intel names Brian Krzanich as new CEO

By : Preeti

Brian Krzanich, who was Intel COO, will succeed Paul Otellini

NASSCOM appoints Mindtree’s Krishnakumar as new chairman

By : Chokkapan

R. Chandrasekaran of CTS will be the vice-chairman for 2013-14

D Shivakumar to remain in consultancy role till June: Nokia

By : Supriya

Shivakumar joined Nokia in 2006, and was elevated to a global role in 2011

Samsung Electronics appoints new CEOs

By : Supriya

Samsung named President Yoon Boo-keun and President Shin Jong-kyun as new CEOs following the company’s annual general shareholders’ meeting

Andy Rubin hands over Android to Sundar Pichai

By : Supriya

Andy Rubin has four patents for his inventions, and is believed to have a net worth of $100 million dollars

BlackBerry India MD Sunil Dutt quits

By : Supriya

Dutt joined RIM (now BlackBerry) in December 2011 after quitting HP India’s Personal System Group in May 2011.

Yahoo! India managing director Arun Tadanki quits

By : Supriya

Prior to joining Yahoo!, Arun Tadanki worked for 7 years at Monster.com where he was President (Asia-Pacific & Middle East)

Wipro appoints Puneet Chandra as CMO, IT business

By : Supriya

Puneet Chandra will report to Shaji Farooq, senior vice president, Advanced Technologies, Global Alliances and Go-to-Market Transformation, Wipro Technologies

SAP names Suprakash Chaudhuri as India MD

By : Preeti

MUMBAI, INDIA: SAP has appointed Suprakash Chaudhuri as Managing Director for India & Subcontinent operations. Suprakash will be responsible for all market-facing activities across the field organization, overseeing customer operations as well as general management like sales, consulting, partner ecosystem

David Kwon is AMD’s vice president for Asia Pacific-Japan Region

By : Supriya

David Kwon will report to senior vice president and chief sales officer John Byrne

Naresh Ajwani joins VNL

By : Preeti

Telephony equipment provider and the makers of WorldGSM- VNL has roped in industry veteran Anaresh Ajwani as its MD.  Confirming this to CIOL, Ajwani said that his immediate priority would be to grow VNL business and enhance profitability. He, however

Flipkart CFO Karandeep Singh resigns

By : Supriya

Karandeep Singh worked with Flipkart for just over a year