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Infosys appoints, D Sundaram, TVS Capital Funds’ MD as independent director

D Sundaram is currently the vice-chairman and MD of TVS Capital Funds Ltd.

business Updated: Jul 03, 2017 13:02 IST
The logo of Infosys is pictured inside the company's headquarters in Bengaluru.
The logo of Infosys is pictured inside the company's headquarters in Bengaluru.(Reuters file photo)

Country’s second largest software services firm Infosys on Saturday announced the appointment of D Sundaram as an independent director with effect from July 14.

The appointment is based on the recommendations of the nomination and remuneration committee of the board, Infosys said in a statement.

Sundaram is currently the vice-chairman and MD of TVS Capital Funds Ltd. He joined Unilever Group in 1975 and has served in various leadership capacities in Unilever Group in a career spanning over 34 years.

“He (Sundaram) brings extensive experience in the field of finance and strategy execution,” Infosys chairman R Seshasayee said.

Other independent directors on Infosys board include Prof John W Etchemendy (Stanford University’s Provost), Roopa Kudva (former MD and CEO, Crisil), Dr Punita Kumar-Sinha (former Senior MD of Blackstone) and Jeffrey Sean Lehman (vice-chancellor of NYU Shanghai).

Ravi Venkatesan (former Microsoft India chairman), Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (chairperson and MD of Biocon) and DN Prahlad (CEO of Surya Software Systems) are also on Infosys’ Board as independent directors.