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18 December, 2018 11:20 AM Capgemini names Srinivas Kandula as Chairman, Ashwin Yardi as CEO of India operations

French technology major Capgemini on Tuesday said it has appointed Srinivas Kandula as Chairman of the company in India. Besides, Ashwin Yardi, former India COO, has been named as the CEO of Capgemini India, a statement said. Kandula and Yardi will report to Thierry Delaporte, Group Chief Operating Officer (COO), whose responsibility also includes Indian 323

26 August, 2017 6:31 PM Why the idea of a renewed Infosys is difficult without NR Narayana Murthy's blessings

Back in 1978, aged 23, Nandan Nilekani walked into the Pune office of Patni Computer Systems (PCS), a familypromoted company, in search of a job. He found NR Narayana Murthy. In 2008, he wrote in Imagining India: Family firms then “wielded tremendous operational and financial control and, while some of them remained competent despite the perverse incentives 129

9 May, 2017 5:10 AM IT industry slows, Indian companies ready for large layoffs

The situation is worsening to a point where affected employees are beginning to approach labour unions to take up their cause. Cognizant last week announced a voluntary separation programme for directors, associate VPs and senior VPs. Some 1,000 executives are expected to go. BENGALURU/CHENNAI: Large IT services companies are all in the process of laying 42

1 February, 2017 6:39 AM H1B Visa: What It Is, the Proposed Visa Reforms, and More Things You Need to Know

With a hard stance on immigration, the High-Skilled Integrity and Fairness Act of 2017 that will overhaul the popular H1B and L1 visas has been tabled in the US Congress. This reform bill, if passed, would mean significant changes in the way the H1B visas are granted to companies and allocated to employees by them. Some of the worst hit by the new H1B bill will be Indian 304

10 November, 2016 7:24 PM Sexual harassment case against Taj CEO Rakesh Sarna may have added to Cyrus Mistry woes

MUMBAI: The handling of a sexual harassment case against Indian Hotels Co. Ltd (IHCL) boss Rakesh Sarna may have been among the factors that led to the shock dismissal of Cyrus Mistry as chairman of Tata Sons on October 24, when Ratan Tata took back the reins at the group’s holding company until a successor is found. While the woman concerned left the Tata group 224

4 April, 2016 4:09 AM Blackstone To Buy Mphasis For Up To Rs 7,071 Crore

JSPL Lenders Approve Rs 2,500 Crore Refinancing: Report New Delhi: Private equity firm Blackstone on Monday said it will buy out HP Enterprise's stake in Mphasis for up to Rs 7,071 crore ($1.1 billion), marking the largest IT deal for the US-based firm in India. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) currently owns 60.5 per cent of BSE and NSE-listed Mphasis 260

13 January, 2016 5:13 PM Capgemini appoints Srinivas Kandula to head India operations

NEW DELHI: French IT services firm Capgemini has appointed Srinivas Kandula as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its India operations. Kandula played a key role in the acquisition of Patni by IGATE in 2011, and of IGATE by Capgemini in 2015. He has also spearheaded both integration processes. Capgemini had bought IGATE in a $4 billion cash deal. He replaces 16

7 October, 2015 8:55 PM Wipro’s sexual harassment case points to larger problem

It’s an issue that has long worried HR consultants: fewer women in senior leadership roles and its impact on workplace safety Bengaluru: The latest sex discrimination complaint against Wipro Ltd highlights an issue that has long worried industry watchers and human resource (HR) consultants alike: fewer women in senior leadership roles and its impact 55

6 October, 2015 10:14 AM An Economist, a Nobel Physics Prize and a Wrong Number

iGate CEO Ashok Vemuri Quits After Merger With Capgemini Stockholm: With two men with the same name and a wrong number, a Nobel prize can easily fall into the wrong hands, as was the case when the physics prize was accidentally awarded to an economist. In an interview with the Nobel Foundation broadcast on Tuesday, just hours ahead of the announcement 39

2 July, 2015 2:03 PM Competition Commission Approves Acquisition of IGATE Corp by Capgemini

New Delhi: French IT services company Capgemini's $4 billion deal to acquire IGATE Corp has got the approval from the Competition Commission. The fair trade regulator, which keeps a tab on unfair business practices across sectors, has approved the acquisition as the deal may not have an adverse impact on competition in the country. "CCI (Competition 22