Category: Personnel Appointments

RBL Bank appoints Pankaj Sharma as its Chief Operations Officer.

Ratnakar Bank Limited, a scheduled commercial bank headquartered in the Mumbai region of Maharashtra, today announced the appointment of Pankaj Sharma as Chief Operations Officer. Pankaj will oversee the bank’s operations and corporate services function. He would be reporting to R. Gurumurthy, Head of Risk & Governance at the Bank. Previously, he was working with Axis…

Vivek Bhatia appointed as MD, CEO of thyssenkrupp Industries India.

One of the world’s largest steel producers ThyssenKrupp, on Monday announced the appointment of Vivek Bhatia as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of ThyssenKrupp Industries India. This appointment will be effective from January 1, 2019. “I am pleased to welcome Vivek to his new role and thrilled to have his leadership at ThyssenKrupp Industries…

IL&FS appoints retired IAS official Bijay Kumar as its Deputy MD.

The Debt-laden Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) on Wednesday announced the appointment of retired Indian Administrative Service official Bijay Kumar as its deputy managing director. The company has also appointed N Srinivasan as a non-executive director of the company. According to the company’s regulatory filing, the decision about their appointments took place during the board…

Apple’s AI Chief John Giannandrea gets promoted to Executive team as Senior Vice President.

Apple Inc. the American multinational technology company headquartered in California, today announced that John Giannandrea has been named to the company’s executive team as senior vice president of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Strategy. He joined Apple in April 2018. Apple’s move comes as the company’s HomeKit devices are facing competitions from Amazon’s Echo and…

LinkedIn appoints Mahesh Narayanan as Country Manager for India.

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn, the business and employment-oriented service that operates via websites and mobile apps, on Thursday announced the appointment of Mahesh Narayanan as Country Manager for India, effective from January 7, 2019. Narayanan has over two decades of experience in building and growing digital businesses in South Asia. Previously, he has served many digital business…