KV Kamath

  • Highest annual salary package offer goes down by 2 lakh this year at IIM-Indore 30-03-2014 05:45 PM

    A salary offer of Rs 32 lakh by a domestic company is the highest in the current year's placement programme at Indian Institute of Management, Indore. This year's highest offer is Rs 2 lakh less than best one last year. Without disclosing the details of the employer, an IIM spokesman...
  • SEBI rejigs committee on investor education and protection 27-01-2014 06:46 PM

    Mumbai: Market regulator SEBI has revamped its advisory committee that provides suggestions on issues related to investor education and protection activities. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) had formed the advisory committee for 'Investor Protection and Education Fund (IPEF)' in 2009. The committee is mandated to recommend investor...
  • We can all be proud of the Gujarat model, says KV Kamath 14-09-2013 09:03 AM

    In a first reaction coming in from the corporate sector on the anointment of Narendra Modi as BJP's PM candidate, Independent Director, Infosys KV Kamath said that the Gujarat model is something that 'we all can be proud of'. He added that he did not see a reason why the...
  • Rebuilding a desirable Infosys will take 3 years: Murthy 16-06-2013 08:40 AM

    Bangalore: Infosys Chairman NR Narayana Murthy who was recently brought out of retirement to lead the company through a bad patch, has warned of 'tough times ahead' for Infosys. Murthy hinted at changes in Infosys' top management in the near future. During an annual address to company shareholders, Murthy said...
  • Rebuilding Infosys will involve taking painful decisions: Murthy 15-06-2013 06:33 PM

    Bangalore: Recalled to ride out the bad times for Infosys, its Chairman NR Narayana Murthy today said the task of rebuilding a "desirable" Infosys would take at least 36 months and there would be some tough decisions resulting in "pain." "The challenge is daunting and the task is tough," said...
  • Murthy's return a shock both for him and for shareholders 01-06-2013 10:13 PM

    Infosys founder Narayana Murthy returned to the company he founded, less than two years after his retirement. The return was unexpected, as much for Murthy as for shareholders. He had settled down to a semi-retired life when he got a phone call from Executive Chairman KV Kamath, asking him to...
  • NR Narayana Murthy's first interview after his return to Infosys 01-06-2013 03:59 PM

    NR Narayana Murthy on Saturday returned to Infosys with the IT company appointing him as Executive Chairman of the Board. Murthy, who founded Infosys in 1981, had stepped down from the Board and became Chairman Emeritus in 2011. He has served as company's CEO from 1981 to 2002. ...
  • NR Narayana Murthy starts his second innings at Infosys 01-06-2013 02:40 PM

    Bangalore: In a bid to bring the IT company back on the high growth path, NR Narayana Murthy returned back as Executive Chairman and Additional Director on the Infosys Board on Saturday. Murthy's five-year tenure begins from June 1, 2013 and he called his return as the start of the...
  • Infosys appoints Narayana Murthy as Executive Chairman of Board 01-06-2013 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: NR Narayana Murthy on Saturday returned to Infosys with the IT company appointing him as Executive Chairman of the Board. Murthy, who founded Infosys in 1981, had stepped down from the Board and became Chairman Emeritus in 2011. He has served as company's CEO from 1981 to 2002....
  • Infosys on the lookout for acquisitions 12-10-2011 12:11 PM

    Bangalore: The country's second-largest software exporter Infosys is on the lookout for acquisitions in the products and platforms space, a top official on Wednesday said. "We are in multiple conversations both large and small. Acquisition is extremely strategic and we are looking at acquisitions to augment that strategic direction," Infosys...
  • Celebrating India's entrepreneurial renaissance 10-09-2011 10:04 AM

    October 21, 2011 will be a red letter day for us. A galaxy of India's best known entrepreneurs and CEOs will vie for the first Forbes India Leadership Awards that evening at The Trident in Mumbai. We've instituted these distinctive annual awards to recognise transformational leadership across the entire entrepreneurial...
  • Friday farewell: Murthy logs out of Infosys 20-08-2011 09:34 AM

    Bangalore: NR Narayana Murthy on Friday stepped down as Chairman of Infosys, bringing the curtains down on his 30-years of illustrious innings at the helm, even as he sought to inspire the new leadership team and the employees to take the company to greater heights. At the farewell ceremony at...
  • Infosys is an inseparable part of me: Murthy 18-05-2011 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: NR Narayana Murthy, the founder and outgoing chairman of Infosys, has said in his last letter to the company's shareholders that for him leaving Infosys was like parents sending away their daughter after her marriage. "The best analogy that I can think of for this separation between Infosys...
  • Infosys, The End of One Journey... 16-05-2011 12:40 PM

    Bangalore: A day after the momentous decision on NR Narayana Murthy's successor, the 65-year-old chairman of Infosys Technologies met Forbes India's Mitu Jayashankar in his office in the company's Electronic City campus. Shortly after the interview, Murthy set off to London to attend a global board meeting on May 4,...
  • Infosys and the new order 16-05-2011 12:31 PM

    Bangalore: If history had had its way, SD Shibulal may have never become the CEO and MD of Infosys. Not too many people know that when Infosys was still struggling, Shibulal took a five-year sabbatical and joined Sun Microsystems. Upon his return in 1996, Narayana Murthy reinstated him at par...
  • CNBC TV 18 exclusive: change of guard at Infosys 01-05-2011 08:39 PM

    In conversation with the top management at Infosys after the change of guard in the company. ...
  • Infosys Tech to be renamed as Infosys Ltd 30-04-2011 10:37 PM

    Bangalore: In tandem with leadership succession plan and move to transform the company into a next-generation global player in IT arena, Infosys Technologies on Saturday said it will be renamed as Infosys Ltd. Co-Chairman-designate S Gopalakrishnan said that Infosys has a broad range of services all the way from consulting...
  • CNN-IBN Exclusive: In conversation with KV Kamath 30-04-2011 10:25 PM

    In conversation with Infosys Chairman NR Narayana Murthy who passed the baton to KV Kamath. ...
  • Murthy passes the Infosys baton to KV Kamath 30-04-2011 06:18 PM

    Banglaore: Signifying the end of an era, Infosys on Saturday decided to appoint KV Kamath as the successor to its current Chairman NR Narayana Murthy. Thirty years from its inception, founder and chief mentor Murthy will step down as Chairman of the Board in August 2011 to give way to...
  • Narayana Murthy's successor to be named today 30-04-2011 08:08 AM

    Bangalore: The board of India's second-largest IT company Infosys is to decide on chairman N R Narayana Murthy's successor on Saturday. If one of the founders is handed the job then the other top posts will see changes as well. Sources say the Board is also likely to be expanded....
  • Can Infosys move out of Murthy's shadow? 02-11-2010 01:44 PM

    Sometime last year, NR Narayana Murthy, chairman and chief mentor at Infosys Technologies, asked Jeffrey Lehman, chairman of the nominations committee at the company, if he could take time out to meet with MS ‘Vindi' Banga over dinner in New York City. Lehman is entrusted with the task of finding...