Articles by NS Ramnath
Dec 23, 2013
With Bala out of Infosys, is BG Srinivas on inside track to be next CEO?After the exit of Bala, BG Srinivas is the last senior executive left for the job of future CEO. But the board may also throw open the position to outsiders. Srinivas's chances may, in fact, have reduced, not improved, after Bala's exit
Oct 11, 2013
Infosys: Balance is tilting towards growth from marginsInfosys gave the clearest indication in the last few years that it is putting growth ahead of its obsession with maintaining margins.<br /><br /> <br /><br />
Jul 13, 2013
Why Infy's better-than-expected earnings is not the result of Murthy magicThe buoyancy in Infosys shares post the results is a bit overblown. Narayana Murthy has brought new energy to the company, but it is premature to see results
Jun 14, 2013
India Day @ Oxford: Epistemology, elephants and perspectivesIn short, bringing epistemology and the folk tale together will lead to questions such as 'Is the happy end of the story right?'
Jun 14, 2013
India Day @ Oxford: Why it's not wise to bet against IndiaArray
Jun 10, 2013
H1B Visa norms: What's good for IBM is not good for American engineersAs US senate debates the H1B visa regulations, there's a big question its members will have to face: some of the proposals are good for its big tech firms, but are they good for American engineers?
Jun 03, 2013
Rescuing Infosys: Why Narayana Murthy had to break two of his own rulesInfosys often prides itself on sustainability, profitability and predictability. Very few observers would have predicted that Infosys would make an announcement early Saturday morning, saying that NR Narayana Murthy would be back in an executive position at a company he founded 32 years ago.
Apr 19, 2013
It's all about employee metrics: Paradox of HCL TechnologiesWhile HCL has been growing faster than the industry, the growth has been primarily driven by Infrastructure management, which has a different business model compared to regular IT Services
Apr 13, 2013
Infosys: Here are signs of change the markets missedInfosys may have disappointed the markets, but it is indicating that it wants to focus on the long term and will not be driven by market expectations alone
Jul 17, 2011
Postcard from Fundookistan: How to use temple treasure for social goodAn honourable Fundookistani minister talks about liberating treasure from a Very Old Temple to use for greater social good and poverty alleviation in his country, which may be more familiar than many of us realize.