Infosys finally has a CEO who was not a co-founder. Vishal Sikka, a former board member at SAP, will now head one of the world’s great IT success stories. On Twitter, the congratulations poured in, but the jokes weren’t far behind.
Here are the 7 funniest jokes on Vishal Sikka’s appointment as Infosys CEO.
Vishal Sikka studied at Baroda. Infosys now has a Gujarat model
— Madhavan Narayanan (@madversity) June 12, 2014
If you take care of the सिक्काs, the रुपयाs will take care of themselves. RT @FirstpostBiz It’s final: Vishal Sikka to be Infosys CEO & MD.
— Ramesh Srivats (@rameshsrivats) June 12, 2014
Wait for Vishal Sikka to fail. Use the headlines ‘Apna hi Sikka khota nikla’ ~ Hindi newspapers gameplan
— Dorkstar (@Dorkstar) June 12, 2014
Vishal Sikka is the Big Coin
— Greatbong (@greatbong) June 12, 2014
NRN, son and Vishal Sikka. Getting slight feel that it’s looking like the Sonia-son-and-Manmohan model.
— What Ho! (@waatho) June 12, 2014
Will be calling all friends working in Infy today, and asking them whether they think Vishal Sikka & Murthy are two sides of the same coin.
— mrdl (@Psilosophy) June 12, 2014
Vishal Sikka is now in CEO’s role? Did they do a toss to select him ?
— Mr. F (@BadmashFRQ) June 12, 2014
DDC vice-chairperson Ashish Khetan said, “As of today he does not hold the charge anymore.”