Nasdaq-listed IT agency Cognizant has appointed Rajesh Nambiar because the Chairman and Managing Director of India and a member of Cognizant’s Government Committee efficient November 9, 2020. He joins Cognizant from Ciena, a networking, methods, and software program firm, the place he at present serves as Chairman and President of Ciena, India. “Within the repositioned and elevated function of the India Chairman and Managing Director, Rajesh will strengthen our model positioning in India and improve our relationships with related Indian authorities companies, chambers of commerce, universities, the media, and key policy-making our bodies, together with NASSCOM,” mentioned Brian Humphries, CEO, Cognizant. “Rajesh may also function the Government Committee consultant of our almost 200,000 associates in India,” he added. In a press release issued by Cognizant, Mr. Nambiar mentioned, “My precedence is to construct upon Cognizant’s wealthy legacy of innovation, trade management, and client-centric worker tradition to assist the corporate engineer trendy companies that enhance on a regular basis life.”Mr. Nambiar’s background contains greater than a dozen years with IBM and 18 years with Tata Consultancy Companies. At IBM, he was the overall supervisor and international chief for IBM’s utility providers enterprise, with oversight of an $eight billion international P&L. He additionally served on the board of IBM India and as a member of The Nationwide Affiliation of Software program and Service Corporations (NASSCOM) Government Council whereas at IBM.
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