Mindtree may name Cognizant’s Debashish Chatterjee as CEO

Debashish Chatterjee, who resigned as the executive vice president of global delivery at Cognizant in May, is set to join as the chief executive officer in Mindtree, CNBC TV18 reported.
Mindtree CEO Debashish Chatterjee

Debashish Chatterjee served Cognizant for 23 years.

Rostow Ravanan had resigned as CEO of Mindtree after L&T purchased 60 percent stake in the company. The management of Larsen & Toubro earlier said they would announce the new CEO of Mindtree on August 1.

Mindtree’s promoters – executive chairman Krishnakumar Natarajan and chief operating officer NS Parthasarthy — also resigned from the board and as employees. However, they remain shareholders of the company.