New Delhi — August 4, 2022—GlobalLogic Inc., a Hitachi Group Firm and chief in Digital Engineering, as we speak introduced that its President and CEO Shashank Samant might be succeeded by the agency’s present Chief Working Officer (COO) Nitesh Banga, who will grow to be the brand new President and CEO efficient October 1, 2022.
Nitesh is a well-rounded and seasoned govt who has efficiently labored throughout features from Technique, Go-To-Market, Engineering, and Operations whereas additionally launching related companies within the Japan market. Shashank will assume a brand new position as Chairman of the GlobalLogic Board, along with being the Government Advisor to Mr. Toshiaki Tokunaga, the Head of Hitachi Digital Programs and Companies (DSS) Sector. On this capability, Shashank will proceed to help the GlobalLogic enterprise in addition to advise on Hitachi Group’s broader digital enterprise development technique.
For greater than a decade as CEO, Shashank led GlobalLogic by means of robust development phases throughout which he oversaw a number of strategic acquisitions and digital functionality growth efforts. His management and experience took the corporate from a gaggle of elite software program engineers to a worldwide digital engineering chief, ultimately turning into part of the Hitachi Group.
“I’m happy with the business main development we achieved throughout my time as GlobalLogic’s CEO,” commented Shashank. “I consider that for organizations to proceed to steer and succeed, their govt management should additionally evolve. Nitesh has confirmed all through his profession that he’s a robust chief throughout each imaginative and prescient and execution. I’m assured that he’ll set a profitable course that may take GlobalLogic by means of its subsequent main development phases. I’m additionally very excited to proceed supporting GlobalLogic in my new position as Chairman of the Board in addition to to contribute to Hitachi Group’s digital enterprise growth and digital transformation acceleration.”
Since his arrival in 2018, Nitesh has led essential features of GlobalLogic’s enterprise. He contributed considerably to GlobalLogic’s noteworthy development whereas additionally adeptly navigating the corporate by means of monumental challenges together with the COVID-19 pandemic and the struggle in Ukraine.
Nitesh is a companies business veteran with diversified experience ranging throughout Technique, Enterprise Growth, Service Supply, Operations, and Mergers and Acquisitions. He has adeptly run large-scale P&L organizations and has a deep understanding of Western and Japanese cultures, together with Japan. Previous to becoming a member of GlobalLogic, he spent greater than 20 years at IT companies and consulting agency Infosys.
“It’s an honor and nice accountability to steer GlobalLogic,” stated Nitesh. “The eagerness, experience, and deep dedication to our shoppers’ success demonstrated by our workers has created an invigorating, inventive establishment. As we enter our third decade, we’ve a novel alternative to speed up enterprise digital transformation backed by Hitachi’s unbelievable heritage, international attain, and trusted model.”
“Since GlobalLogic joined the Hitachi Group, Shashank has made vital contributions to the expansion of its whole digital enterprise. I stay up for his continued energy in serving to the Hitachi Group develop and remodel by means of digital expertise,” stated Keiji Kojima, President and CEO of Hitachi, Ltd. “Nitesh has had a wonderful observe document as COO of GlobalLogic and I’m assured that he’ll be capable of keep the excessive momentum of development sooner or later. We’re happy to be working with a frontrunner of his caliber to ship new worth by means of innovation, Inexperienced, and Digital options for our prospects world wide.”
“With GlobalLogic turning into part of the Hitachi Household, Hitachi’s digital functionality has expanded tremendously,” stated Mr. Tokunaga. “I wish to thank Shashank for his succesful management and stay up for his contributions as Chairman of the Board. Going ahead, underneath Nitesh’s management, I count on GlobalLogic to proceed creating synergies with Hitachi Digital and different Hitachi Group firms, and to dramatically broaden the digital enterprise by means of DX help for patrons.