SOUTHWEST, Massachusetts, Jan. 4, 2022 (Globe Newswire) — Virtusa today announced the appointment of Rajiv (Raj) Mehta as the new Chairman of its Board of Directors.
Raj brings a wealth of industry knowledge, business acumen and strategic thinking to the Virtusa Board of Directors. He has held various leadership positions, including his hailed tenure as President of Cognizant Corporation, where he led key business units and consolidated more than 50 acquisitions across geographies and industries during his 22 years with the company.
“We are excited to welcome Bragg to Virtusa, where his expertise and insights will help the company innovate, execute and grow,” said Santosh Thomas, CEO of Virtusa. “Raj brings great energy, experience and confidence, along with first-hand knowledge of how to run a high-performance global business. We are delighted to have him join our team.”
“By working in this industry over the past few decades, I have always held Virtusa in great respect,” said Raj Mehta, Virtusa’s incoming Chairman. “It is a great honor to have the opportunity to work with such an amazing company and leadership team. With deep engineering roots and unparalleled industry knowledge, Virtusa has laid the foundation for an exciting future.”
He succeeds Raj Sander van Nordend, who was recently nominated as Randstad’s new CEO.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Virtusa team, I would like to thank Sander for his leadership, cooperation, and support during a critical period for Virtusa,” said Santos Thomas. “We wish him great success in his new role and appreciate all the contributions he has made to Virtusa.”
Virtusa Corporation is a global provider of digital business strategy, digital engineering and information technology (IT) services and solutions that help customers transform, disrupt, and unlock new value through innovative engineering. Virtusa serves 2000 global companies in banking, financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, media, entertainment, travel, manufacturing and technology.
Virtusa helps clients grow their businesses through innovative products and services that create operational efficiency by using digital labor, future-proof operating and IT platforms, and rationalizing and modernizing the IT application infrastructure. This is achieved through a unique approach that blends deep contextual expertise, agile-enabled teams, and measurably better engineering to create comprehensive solutions that move business forward at unparalleled speed enabled by a culture of collaborative disruption.
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