Capgemini Expands Global Leadership Team in India

| Press release

Mumbai, India, June 2nd, 2011: Capgemini, one of the foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced two key appointments for global roles based in India, Arun Sridhar as Vice-President, Infrastructure Services and Kiran Cavale as Vice President, Global Business Information Management.

Arun Sridhar, as part of the Infrastructure Services Strategic Business Unit, has the responsibility of driving Data Centre Services globally for Capgemini. He will play a key role in new offer developments in data centre services especially around Remote Infrastructure Management. Prior to Capgemini, Arun was with Accenture and has a career spanning over 15 years, working with large companies across US and Europe. He has extensive knowledge of the outsourcing industry and has been part of large and complex engagements.

Kiran Cavale, as part of the Global Business Information Management (BIM) Global Service Line leadership team in Capgemini, will take responsibility for optimising Capgemini’s BIM assets in India and for developing strategies to drive global growth for the practice. With more than 23 of years of experience, Kiran has played leadership roles in building businesses across several technologies including ERP, BI and Cloud/ SaaS and is well known in the industry for developing the Global Business Intelligence practice at Satyam.

Commenting on the appointments, Aruna Jayanthi, CEO, Capgemini India said, “Infrastructure Services and Business Information Management are part of the key business offerings, identified by the Capgemini Group to drive growth, globally. We have built significant capabilities in India on these offerings and under the leadership of Arun and Kiran we are fully equipped to leverage India for global transformation solutions on these services.”

About Capgemini
Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM. The Group relies on its global delivery model called Rightshore, which aims to get the right balance of the best talent from multiple locations, working as one team to create and deliver the optimum solution for clients. Present in 40 countries, Capgemini reported 2010 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and employs over 112,000 people worldwide. More information is available at

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About Capgemini India
Capgemini in India is more than 33,000 people strong across 7 cities (Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune and Delhi). A pioneer in the IT industry, Capgemini has over 43 years of global expertise collaborating with leading corporations and now brings the Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing experience to India. With dedicated teams to service the local markets, Capgemini has strong domain experience to assist clients across the Government and Public Sector, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, Telecom and Financial Services sectors and help them advance in their respective industries. Please visit for more details.

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