The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), the trade association of Indian Information Technology (IT) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry has appointd Rishad Premji ,Chief Strategy Officer and Member of the Board, Wipro Ltd. as the new chairman for the year 2018-2019.
Nasscom has also appointed WNS Group CEO Keshav Murugesh as the vice chairman for the year 2018-19.
Image : Newly appointed NASSCOM vice chairman Keshav Murugesh .
“I am honored to have the vote of confidence of the NASSCOM leadership team as we stand on the cusp of a digital transformation. I look forward to working closely with NASSCOM’s multiple and versatile teams, and continuing our endeavors to foster growth in changing times.”
Key focus areas for the new leadership team will be global free movement of talent, to proactively dispel the myths about immigration and further embrace new and emerging markets to help the industry foray into newer geographies and domains.
The team will also continue to work towards the skilling and re-skilling of talent as an imperative for the industry.