Cognizant India’s Chairman and Managing Director, Ramkumar Ramamoorthy has resigned
Cognizant India’s Chairman and MD, Ramkumar Ramamoorthy, has resigned after 23 years in the company. His resignation came just 10 months after taking over the charge of the company. Last year, in September 2019, he was elevated as Chairman and Managing Director of Cognizant India operations.
“In an email to employees, Cognizant CEO Brian Humphries said Ramamoorthy has decided to retire from Cognizant, effective July 17, 2020.”
“I want to announce that after 23 years with our company, Ramkumar Ramamoorthy, Chairman and Managing Director, India, has decided to retire from Cognizant, effective July 17, 2020. I would like to thank Ramkumar for his successful tenure here, for his many contributions over the years, and for being a passionate brand ambassador of Cognizant with our multiple external stakeholders.” Brian Humphries, Cognizant CEO said in a statement.
“We are particularly grateful for Ramkumar’s leadership role during the pandemic, where he ensured associate health and safety and effectuated the transition to work from home,” Humphries added.
Ramamoorthy had played a leading role in developing many of the company’s India-based portfolios, including marketing and communications, market research and intelligence, public affairs, and knowledge management.