Friday: CMS IT Services today said its Board of Directors appointed former Wipro executive Sanjeev Singh as CEO and MD of the company, effective 16 January 2023.
“We are excited to welcome Sanjeev as the CEO and MD of CMS IT Services. Sanjeev has an exceptional leadership track record, strong exposure to Indian and global markets, deep strategic expertise, a unique ability to forge long standing client relationships, and proven track record of driving transformation and turning around underperforming businesses. We believe that Sanjeev is the right person to lead CMS IT in its next phase of growth,” said Mathew Cyriac, Chairman of the Board – CMS IT Services.
“I’m honoured to be invited to lead CMS IT Services, an extraordinary company with deep technology heritage built on strong foundation of values. I look forward to working closely with Mathew, the Board, senior leadership and the highly talented employees of CMS IT to enter a new phase of growth and build a better tomorrow for all our stakeholders, including customers and employees,” said Sanjeev Singh
Based in Bangalore, Singh joins CMS IT Services from Wipro Limited where he was Chief Operations Officer (COO) and a member of Wipro Executive Board. Till recently, he was a Member of CII Karnataka Council and Chairman of CII Karnataka CEO Forum.
Before joining Wipro, Singh was the CEO of Aegis Ltd for its India and Sri Lanka businesses and did senior leadership stints at Mphasis and Genpact.
Singh is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) and the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIM-K). He received the Gold Medal for academic excellence at the institutes. His alma mater IIM-Kozhikode recently awarded him the Distinguished Alumnus Award.