IT industry veteran Vineet Nayar today stepped down from the board of HCL Technologies to devote more time to his foundation.
Nayar,who has been a Director of the company since 2008,will continue to engage with HCL Technologies and HCL Corporation as senior advisor,HCL Technologies said in a statement.
He will advise HCL Corp on key strategic issues and work with the board of HCL Tech on initiatives like driving a high performance culture among senior managers and new strategies for growth.
Vineet has been a friend and a colleague for over two decades now. His bold ideas and passion for the organisation,has inspired many others to think and dream big.
His contribution to HCL and the Board has been a benchmark for others to follow and we all are very proud of him, HCL Technologies chief strategy officer and chairman Shiv Nadar said.
More than two decades after joining HCL Technologies,Nayar stepped down as CEO in January this year to make way for the next generation of leaders to steer the company.