Phaneesh Murthy joins Cigniti board

Phaneesh is a business leader with 25 years of experience in structuring and managing large outsourcing deals for Fortune 500 companies.

By Author   |   Published: 20th Jan 2017   11:40 am

Hyderabad: Phaneesh Murthy, who spearheaded the growth story of companies such as Infosys and iGate, has joined the board of Cigniti Technologies Inc. as a Non-Executive Director.

Phaneesh is a business leader with 25 years of experience in structuring and managing large outsourcing deals for Fortune 500 companies. Phaneesh’s previous roles include CEO & President of iGate Corporation and Worldwide Head of Sales and Marketing, Head of Communications, and Product Solutions Group at Infosys Ltd. He also consults for various businesses. Phaneesh is widely recognised as an Industry pioneer in propelling organizations to an all-round, multifold growth, and helping them reach leadership positions.

C V Subramanyam, Chairman and Managing Director, Cigniti said “Phaneesh will advise the board and work closely with the Management at Cigniti to drive the business growth. We firmly believe that his association, inputs, and strategic direction will help us further accelerate our journey towards becoming the world’s largest and most respected independent software testing services company.”

Phaneesh said, “In today’s rapidly changing digital world, organisations are powered by intelligent software. Companies are now leveraging DevOps to release applications on an hourly mode, instead of annual basis as was the norm just a few years ago.”

Phaneesh Murthy has joined the board of Hyderabad-based Cigniti Technologies as a Non-Executive Director. His previous roles include CEO & President of iGate Corporation and Worldwide Head of Sales and Marketing, Head of Communications, and Product Solutions Group at Infosys. He also consults for various businesses.