Associate Vice President and Head – Global Diversity and Inclusion,
Sustainability Reporting and Governance, Infosys
Aruna started her career as a Cost Accountant and worked extensively in the area of sales and marketing,
before coming home to learning and development. Over the last 25+ years, she has traversed
many fields gaining a rich experience and perspective across organizations, people and functions.
As Associate Vice President, she leads Infosys Diversity and Inclusion and Sustainability Reporting
and Governance portfolios. A leader in Executive Council at Infosys Bangalore Development Centre, she is also
Founder Mentor of Green Connect, the Infosys environmental sustainability initiative powered by Infoscions.
She was the President of the Electronics City Industries Association (ELCIA), an industrial estate of
over 180 corporations, and she continues to be engaged in security, traffic, transport, infrastructure
and social programs for the estate. She now serves as the Chairperson of ELCIA Trust. She works with Bangalore City Police
and the Government of Karnataka on projects concerning improvements to traffic and infrastructure and the prevention of crime
in the city. In 2009, she was honored with the WILL Women’s Choice Award, a special recognition for Women in
Leadership. She was also selected as The Most Happening Woman in Bangalore – 2011, by the Women’s Guild, a forum for talented
women across fields and endeavors.
Her current efforts include working with Civil Defence; Jaago Re and Jaagte Raho, Citizen Police and
other projects aimed at growing the involvement of citizens in governance and actions – a key to building
a vibrant democracy.
A keen sports enthusiast, Aruna has represented Karnataka in Women’s Hockey for many years including
captaining the state team, school, college and university teams in a sports career spanning over 11
years. She is also an amateur athlete (marathon) and motorcyclist. She also serves on the Board of Studies at Mount Carmel
College’s Commerce Department.
Principal - Experience Design, Infosys
April Wang is a designer in the Infosys Design team in Palo Alto, CA. She
designs with pixels, plants and almost everything else. She is inspired by Ada Lovelace, a 19th century mathematician who is said to
be the first programmer.
Associate Vice President & Senior Geo lead, Talent Acquisition, Infosys
Atul is an Associate Vice President and Senior Geo Lead, Talent Acquisition
at Infosys. He has over 14 years of IT recruiting experience. At Infosys, he manages
lateral hiring for technology and domain profiles across levels. He is also involved in formulating hiring strategies with
senior management. Currently, Atul manages a team of 50 recruiting professionals, catering to the staffing needs of
Infosys across India.
Executive Vice President and Global Head, Talent and Technology Operations,
Binod Hampapur Rangadore is an Executive Vice President and the
Head of Talent and Technology Operations. Talent Operations comprise Recruitment, Education, Training
Planning and Global Immigration. Technology Operations comprise Computers and Communications Division,
Information Security Group and Commercial. The India Business Unit reports in to him.
Binod has over 30 years of industry experience and has held several leadership positions at Infosys.
joined the company in 1993 as the Head of Manpower Planning. From 1996 to 1998, he was Head of the
Customer Support Group
for the Banking business unit. Subsequently, he was Senior Vice President and Global Head of Commercial
functions. Binod took on the role of the Global Head of Commercial and Corporate Relations functions in
As a responsible corporate citizen, Binod has funded the establishment of a 150-bed hospital for Sri
Sringeri Mutt. In an honorary role, he is the Chairman of the Board of Governors at Rangadore Memorial
Hospital, which is
named after his father, the late H.S. Rangadore.
Binod started his career in MICO BOSCH as a technical sales engineer. He has a bachelor’s degree in
industrial and production engineering from the BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore, India.
AVP - Principal - Marketing Manager
A dual Australian-US citizen, Cristin returned to her native San Francisco Bay Area in 2015
to take up the US role after six years heading Infosys marketing in the Australia & New Zealand region. Her background includes over
20 years driving growth for major enterprises, mid-market companies and startups, including Morgan Stanley, Yahoo!, Delta Dental and
Microsoft. She attended Yale and UC Berkeley, and is the proud mum of Flynn (her Australian born son who studies in the US) and
Colin (her American born son who studies in Australia).
Principal - Experience Design, Infosys
Davina Linguist is a Diversity Recruiting Practice
Lead. She is based in Plano, Texas. Her goals are to attract diverse talent to Infosys, make Infosys an employer of choice, and
help people transform for the better by finding their perfect role.
Vice President & Head—Enterprise Application Integration, BPM & Services,
Gopikrishnan (Gopi) is a Vice President and currently leads the global
services for the Enterprise Application Integration, BPM & Services portfolio. Over the course of his two-decade long
industry experience, he has handled dynamic and complex business needs of clients, and executed various strategic
objectives of the organization. Gopi has been a part of management councils and leadership teams across various functions
in his career. He was the lead for the Supply Chain Management Practice, Account Lead for strategic clients in retail &
CPG space, and a lead for strategic clients in the Europe region, during his early professional career. Till recently,
Gopi led delivery for Application Development and Maintenance (ADM) services for hi-tech and manufacturing clients
globally. In addition to his current role, he is the Development Center (DC) Head for the Mangalore DC, which has 4,000
Gopi also leads one of the strategic movements in the organization – Zero Distance. Zero Distance is
aimed at creating innovation at a grassroots levels in the organization, by having every project team move closer to end
user, closer to technology and closer to value.
Gopi holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering from Mangalore
Senior Lead Principal and Head, Learning and Development, Infosys
Dr. Jayan Sen has 21 years of industry experience and is a qualified industrial
organizational psychologist. He has held senior global leadership roles in human resources management, leadership
development, and organizational development. His expertise runs across industries such as publishing, education,
transportation, logistics, and information technology.
At Infosys, Dr. Jayan leads the learning and development function, motivating employees to learn and
in the areas of business and leadership. In addition, he enables improved sales effectiveness through learning.
Prior to this, as part of the Infosys Leadership Institute, he has coached, developed, and
senior leaders with high potential to top roles within the company.
Vice President and Partner, Organizational Transformation, Infosys Consulting
With over three decades of experience, Holly Benson is an expert in Infosys consulting
services (MCS). She founded the Infosys Organizational Transformation practice in 2005 and remains its global head.
With an initial background in petroleum exploration, Holly took a keen interest in strategy, leadership, and
organizational change while working with a major international oil company. After helping the oil major set up groundbreaking global
shared services and outsourcing models in the mid ’90s, she entered the world of consulting. She has helped global clients in areas
such as change management, shared services and outsourcing, technology-enabled business transformation, and MA&D. She describes her
current research interests as the ‘future of work’ and the ‘agile enterprise’ that probes people and organizational implications of
changing business models.
Executive Vice President and Group Head, Human Resource Development,
Krishnamurthy (Krish) Shankar is an Executive Vice President and the
Head of Human Resource Development at Infosys. In this role, he is responsible for envisioning the
for HR, driving
strategy, and implementing operational priorities aligned with the overall organizational mandate.
Krish has over 30 years of experience and has led several global HR functions in organizations like
Bharti Airtel, Hindustan Unilever and Unilever. Prior to joining Infosys, Krish was the Head of HR for
South Asia at
Philips. In his wide ranging experience in these organizations, he has led the transformation of HR
partner, facilitated organization-wide transformation and capability development, and was instrumental
building a strong
talent pool through a series of leadership development initiatives.
Krish holds a postgraduate diploma in HR from XLRI, Jamshedpur, and has received an executive
in Strategy and Organization from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Krish is an avid reader, loves wildlife photography, and trekking. A football enthusiast, he
runs half-marathons. He is passionate about teaching and exploring new ideas in HR and organization
development. Krish is
based in Bangalore.
Vice President and Head, Education, Training and Assessment,
Pramod is responsible for providing training and education to Infosys employees
He is responsible for creating the Competency Development Framework across all roles in the
training solutions in the areas of technology, behavioral skills, and leadership skills. He also
assessment process - ranging from recruitment to internal career progression.
Prior to this role, Pramod was responsible for delivering Testing Services to manufacturing clients
globally. He has also played key roles such as that of a Program Manager, Outsourcing Consultant and
Pramod holds a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from the College of Engineering & Technology,
Vice President and HR Head, Geographies (Americas, Europe, Asia), Global
Markets and Platforms
Sai is a Vice President and heads the HR function for Geographies (Americas, Europe, Asia), Global
Markets and Platforms. Prior to this role, he handled HR for multiple business units across Infosys. As
APAC Geography HR
Leader with Infosys, he has lived in cities like Tokyo and Shanghai. He was responsible for starting-up
and nurturing end-
to-end HR operations across Japan, ANZ, ASEAN and Greater China regions. Before this, he managed
geo-focused business units in Infosys.
Prior to joining Infosys in the year 2000, Sai held various roles in Supply Chain Management at DENSO,
SKF and Robert Bosch.
Sai holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and an MBA from Bangalore University.
Associate Vice President & Senior Geo lead, Talent Acquisition, Infosys
Rajesh heads Talent Acquisition for all Infosys worldwide locations except India and is based in London. Rajesh is
passionate about excellence in the talent acquisition function and strongly believes in good talent practices being
strategic advantage to an organization. Very comfortable in leading large multi-cultural teams across various locations
Rajesh works to build the Infosys workforce across various developed and new markets. Currently focussed on building a
world-class Talent Analytics function to drive the advantage of big data in the world of Talent Acquisition. Other areas
interest include leadership hiring and assessments, graduate hiring and diversity.
Free time Rajesh likes to watch or play cricket, read and take few pictures.
Senior Vice President and Head – Human Resources, Infosys
Richard Lobo is a Senior Vice President and Head of Human Resources at Infosys.
He joined Infosys in 2000 and had led several people management functions in the company. Prior to his current
role, he headed Human Resources (HR) for the entire Global Delivery organization. He has also headed the Employee Relations function
at Infosys. As a member of the company’s Management Council, he is responsible for several key business initiatives for the company.
He is a frequent speaker at global industry forums on people matters.
Prior to joining Infosys, he was with Godrej & Boyce, Mumbai in the sales and marketing function.
Richard holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a post graduate diploma in management.
Senior Vice President & Group Head—Compensation & Benefits and HR
Shamita Chatterjee is Senior Vice President HR and manages the Infosys group HR function’s
compensation, benefits and compliance centers of excellence. She has over 20 years of experience as a
managing various functions of HR for companies like Titan and LG before she joined Infosys. She has
been a business
leader in Mercer Consulting, managing their research & analytics practice for South Asia. Shamita is an
avid reader, has
keen interest in art & design, and is a 60’s music aficionado. She has a MBA in HR from XLRI,
and a bachelor’s
degree in mathematical statistics from Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University.
Associate Vice President, Enterprise Architecture, Infosys
Shyh-Mei Ho, Associate Vice President in Infosys’ Enterprise
Architecture practice, recently joined Infosys to drive client legacy modernization initiatives, and to help architect
Infosys solutions in this space. Before Infosys, Shyh-Mei was an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Master Inventor. She
earned 45 global patents, authored many papers and received numerous awards.
Senior Vice President and Global head, Engineering Services, Infosys
Sudip Singh is Global Head of Engineering Services at Infosys. The Engineering Services unit provides
solutions to support clients across the product lifecycle of their offerings, from product ideation and creation to
sustenance and end-of-life management. With a focus on delivering strategic business values to clients across the globe,
Sudip heads a large and diverse talent pool of engineering professionals across industries and Centers of Excellence. He
responsible for all aspects of the engineering services business, including setting strategic direction, driving
and operational excellence, and providing overall leadership.
Prior to this, Sudip led sales for the Infosys manufacturing group in the Americas. Under his
the manufacturing group opened significant marquee accounts. He led the largest new account opening in the history of
Infosys. Over his tenure of 16 years in the company, he has held a number of leadership roles across the company in
geographies. Sudip led the engineering sales group in Continental Europe, and then went on to play a significant role in
Aerospace and Defense portfolio in the US. He also successfully led the telecom and media segment in North America for
In an era of global digitization, Sudip is highly passionate about the adoption of new technologies.
believes in bringing next-generation growth into engineering services at Infosys, and elevating the revenue momentum
innovative technology and solutions. He advocates Internet of Things (IoT) as the next big thing, which can be a key
differentiator in the business world. As a focused thought leader, Sudip likes to interact with industry experts,
and share his views on new market trends and business innovation.
Sudip holds a degree in chemical engineering from IIT-BHU, Varanasi, India; and a degree in business
management from the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata, India.
Global Head Employer Branding, Infosys
Meher Taj has over 15 years of experience spanning both B2C and B2B technology marketing.
From strategy to execution, she has led global branding & communication programs while managing
cross-functional teams. In her current role, she leads Employer Branding and Digital Talent Engagement globally and at
Associate Vice President & Senior Geo Lead, Talent Acquisition, Infosys
(Vardha) is a seasoned talent acquisition professional having worked on diverse recruiting programs
extensive experience in lateral recruiting, campus hiring, talent branding, recruitment consulting and
implementation, Vardha today heads contingent staffing, client recruiting - lateral and entry-level
recruiting and branding and internships. An alumnus of BITS Pilani, Vardha joined Infosys in 2002 and
Associate Vice President in Talent Acquisition.