Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services Ltd named Rajesh Gopinathan as the chief financial officer (CFO) effective 10 February.
S. Mahalingam, executive director and chief financial officer, will retire from his executive and board position on 9 February on reaching the retirement age of 65 years in accordance with company policy, the company said in a BSE filing.
Mahalingam joined TCS in 1970 and has been involved in many aspects of company’s operations and growth before being appointed as CFO in February 2003 and executive director in 2007.
Gopinath has been with TCS since 2001, when he joined from the Tata Strategic Management Group. He was heading the business finance function responsible for financial management of the company’s operating units. He is an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and has an engineering degree.