S Gopalakrishnan, 52, took over as the managing director and chief executive officer of Infosys Technologies on June 22. He is among the founder members, who left Patni Computers to help N R Narayana Murthy set up Infosys.
As CEO, he plays a key role in defining the company strategy and in using technology and innovation to maintain its leadership in the IT industry.
An alumnus of IIT Madras, Kris, as he referred to by colleagues, is soft-spoken and unassuming. He sees his high profile job as carrying the good work forward.
Kris began his career with Patni Computer Systems, Mumbai as a software engineer in 1979 and rose to become an assistant project manager by 1981.
Here's a great opportunity to chat with one of India's most respected CEOs. You can chat with the Infosys boss at 3 pm on December 31, 2007.
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