Hyderabad: Mahindra Satyam, a leading global consulting and IT services provider, on Monday announced the appointment of Al-Noor Ramji on their Board of Directors effective 01 June, 2011. Mr. Al-Noor Gulamali Abdulla Ramji is the executive vice president and general manager of Misys International Banking Systems Limited since 2010.
Prior to that, he was chief executive officer at BT Exact Technologies and also served in different group companies of BT, providing leadership for critical portfolios.
Prior to BT, Al-Noor served as the chief e-commerce officer at Qwest Communications. He is regarded an authority in Information Technology globally and was Global CIO at Dresdner Kleinwort Benson. He founded Webtek Software and served as its group chief executive officer.
Vineet Nayyar, chairman, Mahindra Satyam commented “It is an honor to have Al-Noor Ramji on our Board. His experience in steering large organizations, combined with his entrepreneurial skills and global experience will be invaluable for us at this stage. I am confident that his guidance and wisdom will help us as we step into our growth phase.”
Al-Noor served as a director of Tech Mahindra (Americas) Inc. and Tech Mahindra Limited. His track record of successfully leveraging information technology to achieve business objectives has won him top industry awards, including- CIO magazine’s CIO 100 Award, CNET UK CIO of the Year and the British Computer Society CIO of the Year.
He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronics from University of London.
About Mahindra Satyam
Mahindra Satyam is a leading global business and information technology services company that leverages deep industry and functional expertise, leading technology practices, and an advanced, global delivery model to help clients transform their highest-value business processes and improve their business performance.
The company’s professionals excel in enterprise solutions, supply chain management, client relationship management, business intelligence, business process quality, engineering and product lifecycle management, and infrastructure services, among other key capabilities.
Mahindra Satyam is part of the $12.5 billion Mahindra Group, a global industrial federation of companies and one of the top 10 business houses based in India. The Group’s interests span automotive products, aviation, components, farm equipment, financial services, hospitality, information technology, logistics, real estate and retail.
Mahindra Satyam development and delivery centers in the US, Canada, Brazil, the UK, Hungary, Egypt, UAE, India, China, Malaysia, Singapore, and Australia serve numerous clients, including many Fortune 500 organizations.