Cognizant Rejigs Senior Roles, Appoints Srinivasan V As COO

Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) on Tuesday announced several changes to the portfolio of its senior management team, including the announcement of a new chief operating officer (COO). Srinivasan V has been appointed as the new COO. He will take over from from Sridhar T, who has been moved to a newly created strategic initiatives portfolio. Srinivasan was executive VP, products and resources at CTS. “The market is undergoing a major shift in the pace of digital technology adoption by clients, driven by new social, mobile, analytics, cloud, artificial intelligence, the...

West Bengal Govt Allots 15 Acre Plot To Cognizant

The West Bengal government has allotted a 15-acre plot to IT company Cognizant Technologies Solutions (CTS) in New Town and waive the development fees for it. State Education and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee said a plot of 50-acre was earlier allotted to real estate company Shapoorji Pallonji by WBHIDCO. From that plot, the State government has decided to allot 15 acres to CTS for setting up its third campus in Kolkata. CTS already has two facilities in the city - one in sector V of Salt Lake and the...