Dhimant Vyas as Chief Creative Director

BYJU’S Appoints Dhimant Vyas as Chief Creative Director

EdTech company BYJU’S has announced the appointment of veteran animation film designer Dhimant Vyas as Chief Creative Director. In his new role, Vyas will be responsible for leading ideation and creation of quality interactive learning experiences for BYJU’S students across products. His focus will be to build and further enhance our offerings. Prior to joining BYJU’S,…

Daimler AG and Infosys Enter Strategic Partnership For Technology-driven IT Infrastructure Transformation

Daimler AG and Infosys have announced a long-term strategic partnership for a technology-driven IT infrastructure transformation. After the receipt of all regulatory approvals, Daimler AG will transform its IT operating model and infrastructure landscape across workplace services, service desk, data centre, networks and SAP Basis together with Infosys. The partnership will enable the company to deepen its focus…

Salesforce Acquires Enterprise Communications Platform

Salesforce Acquires Enterprise Communications Platform, Slack

Salesforce, the global CRM company and Slack Technologies, an enterprise communications platform, have entered into a definitive agreement under which Salesforce will acquire Slack. Under the terms of the agreement, Slack shareholders will receive $26.79 in cash and 0.0776 shares of Salesforce common stock for each Slack share, representing an enterprise value of approximately $27.7…

Microsoft Teams Integrates with Global Talent Experience Management Platform

Microsoft Teams Integrates with Global Talent Experience Management Platform Phenom

As remote working and virtual recruitments continue to rise in the time of the pandemic, HR managers and recruiters can now effortlessly exchange information during talent acquisition on Teams, through Phenom, a global talent experience management platform. Talent Experience Management (TXM) and Teams will partner to reduce collaborative attrition for many small-scale and large-scale enterprises…

Navneet Munot

HDFC Mutual Fund Appoints Navneet Munot as CEO & Managing Director

HDFC Asset Management Company has announced the appointment of Navneet Munot as Managing Director & CEO. According to reports, Munot, who is currently serving as Chief Investment Officer at SBI Mutual Fund, will succeed current Managing Director Milind Barve. Commenting on the appointment, Managing Director, Milind Barve said, “The Board of Directors is pleased to…

Naren Krishna as Business Unit Head of Career

Upskilling Platform Scaler by InterviewBit Appoints Naren Krishna as Business Unit Head of Career

Upskilling platform Scaler by InterviewBit has appointed serial entrepreneur, Naren Krishna as the Business Unit Head of Career. According to reports, Krishna will be responsible for managing the entire Career division with an aim to position Scaler as the preferred destination to recruit top engineering talent in the country. He will be working with the…

HDFC Bank Appoints Ramesh Lakshminarayanan as Chief Information Officer

HDFC Bank Appoints Ramesh Lakshminarayanan as Chief Information Officer

Banking giant HDFC Bank has appointed Ramesh Lakshminarayanan as Chief Information Officer. According to reports, Lakshminarayanan will be responsible for elevating HDFC Bank’s technological transformation journey through technology strategy, strengthening foundational technology, enhancing the digital capabilities and harnessing new-age AI/ML technology solutions. An industry veteran with over 25 years of experience, Lakshminarayanan has held multiple…

Tata Communications Appoints Kabir Ahmed Shakir as Chief Financial Officer

Global digital ecosystem enabler, Tata Communications has appointed Kabir Ahmed Shakir as Chief Financial Officer. He will be responsible for the company’s strategic financial, including investor relations. Prior to this, Shakir was Chief Financial Officer at Microsoft India and was responsible for Microsoft’s overall finance leadership across India. Shakir brings with him nearly three decades of…

PricewaterhouseCoopers Appoints Sanjeev Krishnan as New Chairman of PwC in India

Multinational professional services company, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has named Sanjeev Krishnan as the new Chairman of PwC in India for a four-year term commencing on 1 January 2021. Krishnan succeeds  Shyamal Mukherjee, the current Chairman, who will step down on 31 December 2020 at the completion of his term.  Krishan has been with the organisation for 29 years, having…