New Delhi: on Friday IT services major HCL Technologies said its Chief Executive Officer Anant Gupta has put in his papers, following which the company has overhead current Chief Operating Officer C Vijayakumar to the post.
To pursue personal interests outside of HCL, Anant Gupta has decided to leave the company, it said in a statement.
It added that the company was preferring C Vijayakumar as the President and CEO of the company with immediate effect.
Vijayakumar has been a transformational head in the company leading from the front. His vision and flawless execution track record best positions him for taking our journey ahead, HCL Technologies Head & Chief Strategy Officer Shiv Nadar said.
To enlarge strength of the company’s next generation services, Vijayakumar will further accelerate execution of Mode 1-2-3 strategy to develop the experience-based and business outcome-oriented next generation services, he added.
Vijayakumar will continue to be post in the US. He had been elevated to the role of COO in July this year, taking on additional responsibility, excluding heading infrastructure services.