APPOINTED

Salil S. Parekh has been appointed
as CEO and MD of Infosys. Before joining Infosys, he was a member of the group executive board at Capgemini.

Gary Lee has been appointed as the chief financial officer and vice president of Canon India. He takes over the roles and responsibilities from Anuj Aggarwal who has been elevated to Canon Marketing Philippines as a vice president.

Amit Malhotra has been appointed as managing director for IDC India and South Asia. In his most recent role as vice president, Sales at Seclore Technology, Amit was responsible for establishing and expanding the nascent EDRM market for India and Middle East.

AK Saxena has been appointed as an interim director (Planning) and NK Joshi has been appointed as interim director (operations) of Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL).

Mahavir Prasad Garg has been appointed as the company secretary of Intex Technologies.

Andrea Lindblad has been appointed as communications and media industry lead for Europe, Accenture. Lindblad most recently served as a senior vice president and head of the cloud and IP business unit of Ericsson.

R Marshal Antony Leo has been appointed as chief general manager of BSNL, Tamil Nadu Circle. He worked as principal general manager, Puducherry and Cuddalore, before taking up this role.

FICCI has appointed Ajay Chhibber as chief economic advisor to supervise economic policy research at the industry chamber. Chhibber was associated with the World Bank.

ELEVATED

Asim Warsi, head of Samsung India’s mobile division, has been promoted to global vice president, while Dipesh Shah, managing director, Samsung R&D Institute, has been named global senior vice president.

ELECTED

The National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) has appointed Debjani Ghosh, former MD, Intel South Asia, as its president-designate. Ghosh will be succeeding R Chandrashekhar whose tenure will come to an end in March.

Fredrik Jejdling has been appointed as executive vice president of Ericsson, in addition to his current role as head of business area networks.

Tata Communications has named former Oracle and IBM exec Andrew Yeong as the new head of sales for its Asia regional division.

Bethany Mayer, the former CEO of Ixia who led the company through its acquisition by Keysight Technologies, is leaving her role as president of Keysight’s Ixia Solution Group.

Diane Bryant, former general manager of Intel’s Data Center Group, will join Google Cloud as its chief operating officer.

Nikos Nikolopoulos has been appointed as senior vice president of corporate strategy, corporate development and marketing, Avaya. Nikolopoulos returns to Avaya after previously serving as vice president of corporate operations and business transformation from 2013 to 2015.

Marko Tuorilin has been appointed as new managing director for R&M Nordics.

RESIGNED

Marty Beard, chief operating officer, BlackBerry has resigned from the company.

Jan Frykhammar and Magnus Mandersson, executive vice presidents and advisors to the CEO, Ericsson to leave their roles as executive vice presidents and the Ericsson executive team.

Manoj Jaiswal, chief financial officer, Zensar Technologies has resigned. 


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