30 Notable IT Executive Moves: January 2023
Wade Tyler Millward
Cognizant, Iron Bow, WWT, ServiceNow, AMD and IBM were among the tech companies to make executive hires during January 2023.
Ravi Kumar S
Cognizant hired a new CEO, Ravi Kumar S, in January. Kumar replaced former CEO Brian Humphries.
Kumar came to the Teaneck, N.J.-based company – No. 7 on CRN’s 2022 Solution Provider 500 list – after about 20 years with Infosys. He left Infosys in October with the title of president.
As president, Kumar was “global head of all Service lines & Specialized Digital Sales cutting across Consulting, Technology, Infrastructure, Engineering and Process with 220K+ employees and 12Bn$ annual revenues,” according to his LinkedIn account. He oversaw the consulting subsidiary and global alliances, partnerships and ecosystems, among other responsibilities.
During his time with Infosys, Kumar held other roles, including chief delivery officer and executive vice president and global head of the insurance, health care, cards and payments business unit, according to his LinkedIn account.