Former CHRO of L&T Technology, Paneesh Rao joins Mindtree as Chief People Officer. His appointment is effective from 5th Sept 2019.
Paneesh has more than 30+ years of global experience in human resources across manufacturing, consulting, IT and BPO industries with multiple countries such as Australia, Canada, France, Hungary, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, UK, and the USA, etc.
Paneesh is an almnus of Symbiosis Institute and holds a degree in Master’s in Personnel Management, HR- 1989.
Recently Larsen and Toubro Ltd has acquired 97,815 shares of Mindtree from the open market, taking its overall holding in the mid-sized software services company and has appointed A M Naik (the current chairman of L&T) as the company’s new non-executive chairman. L&T became the new promoter of Mindtree after buying a 60.59% stake.