HCL Infosystems has appointed S.G. Murali as the Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Murali will be in charge for developing, monitoring and evaluating overall corporate strategy of HCL Infosystems’ diverse business units with more focus on bottom line performance and improving shareholder value.
Sandeep Kanwar, who is the current CFO, will become the chief executive of HCL Infotech, a wholly owned subsidiary and the SI (System Integration) business arm of HCL Infosystems.
Speaking on the appointment, Premkumar Seshadri, Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director, HCL Infosystems said: “I am delighted to welcome Murali to the HCL family and I am confident that his rich and varied experience in handling complex businesses will contribute to our transformational growth journey. He will provide financial leadership and strategy that will be vital elements in our journey ahead.”
As far as Murali’s experience is concerned, prior to joining HCL Infosystems, he worked with Tata Tele Services Ltd., where he held the position of Executive President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Further, he has over 29 years of experience across diverse Industries like Telecommunications, Property Development & Property Management, Hospitality and Turnkey Contract Project Consulting.