Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  Business Leaders Biography

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Portrait de Vishal Sikka
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies :
No connection available

Biography of Vishal Sikka 
Vishal Sikka (Punjabi ਵਿਸ਼ਾਲ ਸਿੱਕਾ ) is the CEO and MD of Infosys. Prior to joining Infosys, Dr. Sikka was a member of the Executive Board of SAP AG and the Global Managing Board, leading all SAP products and innovation globally. In his 12 years at SAP, Dr. Sikka led SAP’s portfolio including the breakthrough in-memory platform, SAP HANA, all their applications, cloud and technology solutions. He is credited with accelerating SAP’s development processes, transforming its innovation culture and leading several successful product co-creation initiatives with clients. He is also the creator of the concept of ‘timeless software’, which represents the renewal of products without disruption to customer environments. Sikka left the SAP board in May 2014 for "personal reasons", and was announced as CEO and MD of Infosys on 12 June 2014. His dissertation was titled Integrating Specialized Procedures into Proof Systems and his thesis advisor was Michael Genesereth. He graduated with his Ph.D. in 1996.

After a brief stint at Xerox's research labs, Sikka founded iBrain which competed at the time with Business Objects. iBrain was acquired by PatternRX, Inc. His second startup, Bodha.com, focused on developing technology for non-invasive, service-based integration of enterprise applications and information. Sikka joined Peregrine Systems as their area Vice-President for Platform Technologies, responsible for application development and integration technologies and architecture, following their acquisition of Bodha.com.

SAP
Sikka joined SAP in 2002 to head up the advanced technology group responsible for strategic innovative projects. Later he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Architecture and Chief Software Architect, responsible for the road map and the direction for the architecture of SAP's products and infrastructure. Sikka is a computer scientist and has business experience .

Source @ Wikipedia




Most Read News 
02/16 WARREN BUFFETT : Warren Buffett's Valentine's Day surprise for investors
02/17 STEVE WYNN : Top Company News of the Day
02/15 PETER THIEL : Tech Luminary Peter Thiel Parts Ways With Silicon Valley
02/21 PING LI : Glencore, Lloyds lift FTSE as investors hail earnings
02/16 ROMAN ABRAMOVICH : Co-owners of Russia's Nornickel back in fight for control
02/19 PETER THIEL : Top Company News of the Day
02/15 DAVID THOMSON : Thomson Reuters Chairman Criticized Its $17 Billion Deal with Blackstone
02/16 VINCENT BOLLORÉ : Vivendi shares drop as French group's lack of guidance underwhelms
02/17 THOMAS WILSON : Japan, short of workers, eyes hiking optional pension age beyond 70
02/19 OLEG DERIPASKA : Deripaska to Step Down as President of EN+ and Rusal -FT
More news


© 2018 People and Ownership :   
Advertisement
Vishal Sikka : Connections 
No connection available


Latest news about Vishal Sikka 
- No news -
More news


Popular Business Leaders 
Bernard Arnault Jeff Bezos Kurt Bock Warren Buffett Jean-pierre Clamadieu Tim Cook Richard Cousins Elmar Degenhart Michael Dell Jamie Dimon Patrick Drahi Carlos Ghosn Stuart Gulliver David Henry Heinrich Hiesinger Carl Icahn Ingvar Kamprad Dara Khosrowshahi Isabelle Kocher Bruno Lafont Jack Ma Sergio Marchionne Gérard Mestrallet Lakshmi Mittal Rupert Murdoch Elon Musk Peter Nicholas Michael O'leary Nelson Peltz Sumner Redstone Alexandre Ricard Stéphane Richard Kasper Rorsted Eric Schmidt Charles Schwab George Soros Rupert Stadler Hock Tan Bernard Tapie Peter Terium Peter Thiel Patrick Thomas François Villeroy De Galhau Meg Whitman John Williamson Thomas Wilson Elaine Wynn Dieter Zetsche Mark Zuckerberg
A-Z Business Leaders