People: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH.OQ)
Mr. Ramakrishnan Chandrasekaran is a Executive Vice Chairman of Cognizant India, a subsidary of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation. In this role, Mr. Chandrasekaran focuses on strengthening our strong relationship with industry bodies, driving strategic initiatives that strengthen outreach to the government, and further enhancing our brand equity through public relations in India. From February 2012 to December 2013, Mr. Chandrasekaran served as Group Chief Executive – Technology and Operations. In this role, Mr. Chandrasekaran was responsible for leading our solutions and delivery teams worldwide. From August 2006 to February 2012, he served as our President and Managing Director, Global Delivery, responsible for leading our global delivery organization, spearheading new solutions, and championing process improvements. Mr. Chandrasekaran served as our Executive Vice President and Managing Director from January 2004 through July 2006. Prior to that, from November 1999 to January 2004, he served as our Senior Vice President responsible for Independent Software Vendor relationships, key alliances, capacity growth, process initiatives, business development and offshore delivery. Mr. Chandrasekaran joined us as Assistant Vice President in December 1994, before being promoted to Vice President in January 1997. Prior to joining us, Mr. Chandrasekaran worked with Tata Consultancy Services. Mr. Chandrasekaran holds a Mechanical Engineering degree and Master of Business Administration degree from the Indian Institute of Management.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||287,039|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||3,295,420|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||42,865|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,625,320|