News : Infosys Consulting Strengthens Leadership Team
Zurich, Switzerland February, 2016 -- Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global provider in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, announced the appointment of Michael Pesch as Chief Executive Officer of Infosys Consulting Holding AG (formerly Infosys Lodestone), strengthening its focus on creating an integrated, consulting-led business to help clients renew their existing IT landscapes non-disruptively, while simultaneously bringing innovation and new technologies to their businesses.
In his role, Michael will focus on expanding the reach of Infosys consultants and experts in digital transformation and design-led innovation, as well as increasing Infosys’ expertise in large-scale SAP programs. He will also serve as the Regional Head for the DACH countries, bringing an integrated approach to IT transformation to every client engagement in the region.
Michael brings with him more than two decades of experience in global consulting and management roles and till very recently served as Chief Executive Officer of arvato Systems Group. During his tenure at arvato, he successfully established new cloud oriented services and led fourfold growth of consulting and IT services business across Europe, U.S. and China.
As Chief Executive Officer of Infosys Consulting Holding AG, Michael will be responsible for Infosys’ consulting practice in Europe, Latin America and the Asia Pacific Region and will report into Sanjay Purohit, Global Head of Infosys Consulting.
Speaking on the appointment, Sanjay Purohit, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Infosys Consulting said, "Michael’s appointment as CEO of Infosys Consulting Holding AG adds to our strong leadership in Europe and will bring new vigor in our global consulting business."
This appointment is effective from April 1, 2016.
Posted by: Laura Collins, Editorial Management
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Published: Tuesday, February 23, 2016