Infosys ceasefire leaves three questions unanswered
The dust may have settled but controversy over Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka's salary, the Panaya acquisition and Rajiv Bansal's severance pay refuses to end
“They democratized ownership, we democratized management," Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji once told me (and only half in jest), while referring to his company’s cross-town rival Infosys Ltd. This was in the early 2000s and Premji and his family owned most of Wipro, although the company was run by a professional chief executive (and had been, for some time). Infosys founders had significantly diluted their stake by then, but it was evident even back then that they would take turns to be CEO.