Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced the appointment of Natarajan Radhakrishnan – Senior Vice President and Offshore Head, Capgemini Consulting. The appointment is part of Capgemini’s strategy to strengthen its commitment in Indian market for offshore consulting.
With over 23 years’ experience, including 15 years in Consulting, Nat will be responsible for building offshore capabilities for a Global Consulting execution model at Capgemini. Prior to joining Capgemini, he was Offshore Leader for Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) practice.
Commenting on the appointment, Aruna Jayanthi, CEO, Capgemini India said, “India is a significant country for Capgemini’s global growth plans. As we continue to scale up, Nat’s capability will help the development of our offshore practices”.
Pierre Yves Cros – CEO of Capgemini Consulting, adds, “I am delighted that Nat has joined Capgemini Consulting. Our mission is to help clients worldwide tackle the challenges of the new digital economy through Digital Transformation. Building our offshore capabilities under Nat’s leadership is key to delivering high-value digital strategies for our clients worldwide. We are very pleased that he has joined CC on our Digital Transformation journey.”
Nat was instrumental in setting up the Cognizant consulting practice with a strong focus on domain expertise. He is credited with pioneering a unique global execution model for Consulting when the conventional wisdom was focussed on proximity delivery of consulting services. The model leveraged the power of offshore talent and offered faster time to market. Nat led and implemented a consulting career model, promulgated consulting methodologies and developed industry flavoured service offerings
He has also worked with CSFB group and Deutsche Bank group and has spent 7 years in Investment Banking, prior to his career in IT. He has an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad and also holds a CFA degree. He is also a member of the National Advisory Committee of the “Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment” promoted by the members of the London Stock Exchange.
About Capgemini India
Capgemini in India is around 40,000 people strong across 9 cities (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Kolkata, Chennai, Trichy and Salem). A pioneer in the IT industry, Capgemini has over 45 years of global expertise collaborating with leading corporations and now brings the Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing experience to India. With dedicated teams to service the local markets, Capgemini has strong domain experience to assist clients across the Government and Public Sector, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, Telecom and Financial Services sectors and help them advance in their respective industries. Please visit www.in.capgemini.com for more details.
With more than 120,000 people in 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2011 global revenues of EUR 9.7 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs and drive the results they want. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com
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