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Nik Khanna appointed India MD of BAE Systems

Feb 2, 2017
Khanna is taking charge of the BAE Systems shortly after the company was awarded a contract from the US Department of Defense to provide 145 M777 ultra-lightweight howitzers to the Indian Army.

Wipro Vice-Chairman T K Kurien announced retirement

Jan 26, 2017
In 2016, Kurien was elevated to the role of Executive Vice-Chairman along with the appointment of Abidali Z Neemuchwala as Wipro's CEO and Executive Director.

Vishal Kaul appointed as Chief Operating Officer of Ola Cabs

Jan 23, 2017
An alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, Jivrajika had earlier served as Associate Vice-President and Vice-President of Ola Operations before taking over as COO in February 2015.

Rajesh Gopinathan appointed as Chief Executive Officer of TCS

Jan 13, 2017
The appointment came after the elevation of N. Chandrasekaran as Tata Sons Chairman.

Kalyan Krishnamurthy appointed as CEO of Flipkart

Jan 10, 2017
Krishnamurthy had joined Flipkart in June 2017 as the Head of Category Design Organisation. He came over to the e-commerce giant from Tiger Global, a New York-based investment firm, which is also Flipkart’s largest investor.

Suresh Nagarajan appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Reliance Power

Jan 7, 2017
At present, Nagarajan is working as the Senior Executive Vice President of Reliance Power. He was elevated to the position of CFO by the Board of Directors at their meeting.

Cyrus Mistry removed as Tata Teleservices Director

Dec 16, 2016
Earlier, Mistry was also removed from key positions in Tata Industries, Tata Consultancy Services and Tata Global Beverages.

Pulkit Trivedi appointed as Industry Director of Facebook India

Dec 13, 2016
He has over 18 years of extensive industry experience covering sales, business development and partnerships in companies such as Google, Intel, Microsoft IBM and HCL.

Cyrus Mistry removed as Tata Industries director

Dec 12, 2016
Mistry, who was removed as Chairman of Tata Group, joined the board of Tata Sons in 2006 and was appointed Chairman in December 2012.

AirAsia India appoints Amar Abrol as Managing Director

Dec 6, 2016
AirAisa is a joint venture with AirAsia Berhad holding 49 per cent stake in the airline, Tata Sons holding 40.06 per cent stakes and Arun Bhatia holding the remaining 10 per cent through his company, Telestra Tradeplace.

Airtel appoints Sunil Taldar as CEO and Director for DTH business

Dec 5, 2016
Taldar will also be a member of the Airtel Management Board and will report to Gopal Vittal, Chief Executive Officer at Bharti Airtel (India and South Asia).

Tata Steel replaces Cyrus Mistry as Chairman

Nov 28, 2016
Six Tata Group companies, namely Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Tata Power, Tata Chemicals and Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), have convened EGMs to remove Mistry as Director from their respective boards.

Zak Brown appointed as Executive Director of McLaren Technology Group

Nov 22, 2016
Zak Brown is chosen for the position after Ron Dennis was forced out as Chairman and Chief Executive of McLaren in November 2016.

Tata Global Beverages replaces Cyrus Mistry as Chairman

Nov 16, 2016
This is the second time that Mistry is shown out the doors from a Tata entity. Earlier, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) had replaced him with Ishaat Hussain as the Interim Chairman.

Twitter’s Chief Operating Officer Adam Bain quits

Nov 12, 2016
In August 2016, Bain had celebrated his six-year anniversary at Twitter. Over his time at the company, he helped build Twitter’s ad efforts from the ground up. He was once considered a top candidate to be the chief executive of the company before Jack Dorsey got the job.

Ishaat Hussain appointed as interim Chairman of TCS

Nov 10, 2016
Hussain succeeds Cyrus Mistry, who was ousted from the position of the company’s Chairman on 23 October 2016 by the board of Tata Sons Ltd. At that time, the board appointed Ratan Tata as the Interim Chairman of the group until another suitable candidate was chosen.

Parminder Singh resigns as Managing Director of Twitter's MENA region

Nov 6, 2016
Singh is succeeded by Maya Hari as the Managing Director for South East Asia and India region of Twitter. Hari will be reporting to Aliza Knox, Vice President, Asia Pacific.

Rishi Jaitly, Twitter's India head, resigns

Nov 2, 2016
Prior to joining Twitter, Jaitly worked at Knight Foundation as Program Director. However, he is better known for his stint as the head of Public-Private Partnerships at Google India.

Arnab Goswami resigns as Editor-in-Chief of Times Now

Nov 2, 2016
Goswami was the anchor of Newshour, the prime time news programme which he anchored on weekdays at 9 pm everyday.

Sunil Bharti Mittal appointed as Chairman of GSMA

Oct 28, 2016
On the other hand, the company re-elected Mari-Noëlle Jego-Laveissiere, Executive Vice President, Innovation, Orange Group as Deputy Chairman. It also elected the new members of the 26-member Board of the company.

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