Technology trade industry body, Nasscom has announced to onboard tech veteran Krishnan Ramanujam, a senior executive at Tata Consultancy Services, as the new IT body Chairperson for 2022-23.
Krishnan was earlier the Vice-Chairperson of the body. He succeeds Accenture's Senior Managing Director in India Rekha M Menon, who had served as the Chairperson for 2021-22.
Nasscom (National Association of Software and Services Companies) has also announced the appointment of Anant Maheshwari, President of Microsoft India, as the Vice-Chairperson for 2022-23.
The new leadership, along with President Debjani Ghosh, will lead Nasscom to carry out its diverse array of priorities to achieve the 2025 vision for the industry.
India's vision of a $350 billion Industry by 2025
“With the length and breadth of innovations we are witnessing, India's vision of a $350 billion Industry by 2025 is eminently within the realms of possibility. I look forward to working closely with Nasscom's member companies, the government, and other stakeholders to continue our endeavour in fostering growth,” Ramanujam said in a statement.
At Tata Consultancy Services, Ramanujam heads the enterprise growth group. According to Ghosh, Krishnan and Anant will spearhead innovations and drive the industry towards new heights in this decade.
“A distinctly accomplished and thought leader, Krishnan with his unique perspective and visionary outlook towards the future of Indian IT will help lead the sector in a time of uncertainty and opportunities,” Ghosh said.