In the last one year, there are many exits in Cognizant. Now there are two top-level exits from the company. Cognizant India chairman Mr.Ramkumar Rammoorthy steps down. Along with him, the head of Global delivery, Mr. Pradeep Shilige also resigned.
These two people spend about two decades at the company. The CEO of cognizant sent an email to its employees about the stepping down of its India’s chairman. This resignation will come into effect from July 17th.
In his own words, ” I would like to thank Ramkumar for his successful tenure here, for his many contributions over the years, and for being a passionate brand ambassador of Cognizant with our multiple external stakeholders. We are particularly grateful for Ramkumar’s leadership role during the pandemic, where he ensured associate health and safety and affected the transition to work from home”
On LinkedIn, Mr. Ramamurthy announced his future plans that he would continue in education, skilling and mentoring budding entrepreneurs
He further adds that for the last 22 years, Cognizant has been his life and in the past few months he felt like stepping down and moving into his personal interest in education, upskilling, and mentoring
On the other hand, Mr. Shilge is leaving to spend time with his family and continue pursuing the next challenge. Although, he will continue to work with the company until September 30. He then passes his position to Mr.Staffors who spend his last two years at Accenture
In the past few months, several Senior Vice presidents and Vice Presidents have resigned from Cognizant.