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Vishal Sikka


Ex-Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka joins Oracle's board of directors

December 10, 2019 10:32 am

Sikka, 52, is among the world's leading experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and would be helping Oracle in the business value and adapt to change, the company said in a statement.

Infosys cuts revenue guidance; no wrong in Panaya deal: Nandan Nilekani

October 25, 2017 7:30 am

In a virtual clean chit to former CEO Vishal Sikka, the board of Infosys, led by chairman Nandan Nilekani, said it has found no wrongdoing in the acquisition of Israeli company Panaya under the leadership of Sikka.

Promoters to participate in Infosys buyback

August 29, 2017 1:40 am

Nandan Nilekani said his priorities were to find a CEO, reconstitute the board and shape future strategy, as he sought to calm investors unnerved by the recent exit of Vishal Sikka. “I have come in to focus on the future of the company, I have come in to take the company forward and deal with its challenges,”

One of Nandan Nilekani’s priorities at Infosys: Mending Narayana Murthy-Board ties

August 26, 2017 9:44 am

Infosys has been in a state of turbulence over the past week after the sudden exit of its CEO Vishal Sikka. The board of directors had blamed Murthy for triggering Sikka's exit

Nandan Nilekani back at Infosys for a second stint; joins as non-executive chairman

August 25, 2017 9:22 am

The announcement puts to rest speculation of Nandan Nilekani’s return to Infosys in the aftermath of Vishal Sikka’s exit on August 18.

From Vishal Sikka's resignation to Nandan Nilekani's appointment: Everything that has happened

August 24, 2017 10:24 pm

On Thursday, The Indian Express reported that founders and former senior officials of the company had managed to persuade co-founder Nandan Nilekani to head India’s second-largest IT company. The official announcement for the appointment was made on Thursday night.

Keeping close watch on Infosys share price, says Sebi’s chief

August 23, 2017 2:25 am

Following resignation of its chief executive officer Vishal Sikka last week, shares of Infosys had crashed nearly 10 per cent on Friday

Infosys tussle: Contrary to allegations, no let-up in governance standards, says Venkatesan to Jaitley

August 23, 2017 2:17 am

Last week, Vishal Sikka resigned as the CEO and managing director of Infosys, saying the assault on him by Murthy had become increasingly malicious and personal.

Infosys board clears proposal for Rs 13,000-cr share buyback

August 20, 2017 8:40 am

The Rs 13,000-crore buyback scheme, which will begin on a yet-to-be-announced date, will see the company plough back 20.51 per cent of its paid-up equity and free reserves of cash as on June 30, 2017 to the shareholders of the firm.

Vishal Sikka’s exit saddens Infosys' young staff; a section sees silver lining

August 20, 2017 8:41 am

A section of employees are, however, not very downcast about the change of guard and are of the view that there is substance to rumours of wrong doing that has been swirling around since the end of the first year of Vishal Sikka’s tenure