HCL names vice chairman
Dubai, October 27, 2010
HCL Technologies has appointed Vineet Nayar, CEO and whole time director of HCL Technologies, additionally as its vice chairman with effect from November 1.
This promotion will be an addition to Vineet Nayar’s current duties as CEO and whole time board member.
“Vineet’s dedication to the success of HCL Technologies has catapulted the company to a position of unparalleled market and thought leadership today,” said Shiv Nadar, chairman and chief strategy officer, HCL Technologies.
“His visionary management philosophy of ‘Employees First Customer Second’ approach has today become a beacon for employee engagement excellence across the globe. He has an exceptional vision for the company moving forward, and I am confident that in this new additional role he will continue to take the company to new heights,” Nadar added.
“I am honored to be appointed as vice chairman of the company,” said Vineet Nayar. “I take up this mantle on behalf of 70,000 HCLites and the faith reposed in me by the respected Board Members. My 25 year stint with HCL has been a journey of tremendous learning and I am excited about the tremendous opportunities and prospects that the future has in store for HCL Technologies.”
Nayar joined HCL in 1985 as a management trainee and in 1993 he created the start-up company, Comnet. In 2005, he became president and in 2007 was appointed as the CEO of HCL Technologies. In 2008 he was appointed as a whole time director of the company. – TradeArabia News Service