Mumbai: Infosys has named Salil S Parekh as its next chief executive officer and managing director.
Parekh has been appointed for a five-year term effective January 2, according to an Infosys filing to exchanges.
Infosys interim CEO Pravin Rao will be re-designated as the chief operating officer of the company from Jan. 2, the statement added.
Currently, Parekh is a member of the Group Executive Board at French IT services company Capgemini. He has Master of Engineering degrees in Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University, and a Bachelor of Technology degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.