Caggemini has announced the appointment of Ananth Chandramouli as the new Head of Local Business Services (LBS) for India and the Middle East.
In this role, Ananth Chandramouli will be responsible for formulating LBS’ go-to-market strategy, driving its revenue growth, managing client relationships, collaborating with partners and developing its talent for the India and Middle East markets.
Ananth takes over from Kishor Chitale who moves to a new role in the Asia Pacific region and will be responsible for building the Cloud Services strategy and roadmap for Capgemini in APAC and the Middle East.
Luc-Francois Salvador, Chairman and Head of Capgemini in APAC said, “Ananth’s exceptional experience that cuts across a wide range of portfolios and business verticals and a strong understanding of the local market will help us take Capgemini’s Local Business Services to the next level of growth.”
Prior to joining Capgemini, Ananth was part of the leadership team at Infosys. His role involved setting up and driving business in India across various sectors including Energy & Utilities, Manufacturing, Retail and Telecom.
One of his key focus areas was to evangelize adoption of digital & cloud technology in enterprises across various sectors including Banking, Telecom, Retail and Manufacturing.
Ananth holds a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering from Anna University, a Masters in Technology (Electrical Engineering) from IIT Kanpur and an MBA from IIM Bangalore.