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Ex-finance secretary Rajiv Kumar assumes charge as election commissioner, replaces Ashok Lavasa
India

Ex-finance secretary Rajiv Kumar assumes charge as election commissioner, replaces Ashok Lavasa

Kumar, a retired 1984-batch IAS officer of the Jharkhand cadre, will have a five-year tenure and retire in 2025. He will preside over the next Lok Sabha polls in 2024

IBM CEO Gini Rometty to step down; cloud boss Arvind Krishna who spearheaded Red Hat deal to take over in April
Business

IBM CEO Gini Rometty to step down; cloud boss Arvind Krishna who spearheaded Red Hat deal to take over in April

Rometty, 62, will continue as executive chairman and will retire at the end of the year.

IndiGo redesignates Ronojoy Dutta as whole-time director and CEO till 24 January, 2024
Business

IndiGo redesignates Ronojoy Dutta as whole-time director and CEO till 24 January, 2024

Dutta, who is currently the CEO, has been redesignated with immediate effect and his term in the new role would be valid till 23 January 2024, according to a release

Rajan Anandan to log out of Google India by April-end after eight-year stint; to join Sequoia Capital India
Business

Rajan Anandan to log out of Google India by April-end after eight-year stint; to join Sequoia Capital India

Rajan Anandan will focus on developing Surge into the world’s top scale-up program for startups by acting as an investment advisor and mentor at Sequoia Capital India

Indra Nooyi, former Pepsico CEO, joins Amazon as new board member; second woman to be inducted on e-commerce board
Business

Indra Nooyi, former Pepsico CEO, joins Amazon as new board member; second woman to be inducted on e-commerce board

Indra Nooyi, who will be part of the audit committee of Amazon's board, stepped down as the CEO of PepsiCo in October 2018 and as the chairman of the beverage-and-snack maker earlier this year.

Power Grid's K Sreekant gets additional charge as NTPC Director Finance for a period of 6 months
Business

Power Grid's K Sreekant gets additional charge as NTPC Director Finance for a period of 6 months

NTPC's board has appointed Sreekant as Director Finance on the board through a circular resolution with effect from 12 February, the filing said.

HDFC Bank gets Reserve Bank of India approval to retain Aditya Puri as CEO for two more years
Business

HDFC Bank gets Reserve Bank of India approval to retain Aditya Puri as CEO for two more years

Aditya Puri has been with the bank since 1994, making him the longest-serving head of any private bank in the country

Amitabh Chaudhry of HDFC Life appointed CEO, MD of Axis Bank; to take charge from 1 January 2019
Business

Amitabh Chaudhry of HDFC Life appointed CEO, MD of Axis Bank; to take charge from 1 January 2019

Amitabh Chaudhry's tenure is for three years from 1 January 2019 till 31 December 2021.

TP Senkumar reinstated: Police reforms unlikely till states adopt SC's 2006 directives to the letter
Politics

TP Senkumar reinstated: Police reforms unlikely till states adopt SC's 2006 directives to the letter

Until the Supreme Court's 2006 directives are implemented to the letter across all states of India, TP Senkumar won’t be the last officer to be denied the police chief’s post for flimsy, political reasons

New Cisco boss shakes up top deck; CTO Padmasree Warrior quits
Business

New Cisco boss shakes up top deck; CTO Padmasree Warrior quits

Incoming CEO Chuck Robbins reveals the changes he is making at Cisco as he takes over the networking giant from long-time CEO John Chambers.

Rajiv Mehrishi to Arvind Subramanian: Is Modi set to administer the bitter pill of reforms?
Economy

Rajiv Mehrishi to Arvind Subramanian: Is Modi set to administer the bitter pill of reforms?

The changes in the executive may well be the harbinger of the bitter pills Modi had once promised and then forgotten. Be prepared

No say for Rajnath in appointments: Is Modi making minions of his ministers?
Politics

No say for Rajnath in appointments: Is Modi making minions of his ministers?

The Opposition has already begun to jeer. Digvijaya and Azad have asked Rajnath not to give up his captaincy.