Ex-Patni CEO Jeya Kumar appointed as CEO, IPsoft, Asia Pacific

IPsoft, an independent provider of
autonomic IT services, has named Jeya Kumar as CEO, Asia Pacific. Kumar brings
over 25 years of global technology management experience to support IPsoft’s
growth plans in the region.

Kumar’s arrival reflects IPsoft’s expanding
footprint in the Asia Pacific region. IPsoft opened an office at One Raffles
Quay in the heart of Singapore. The office is the base of IPsoft’s Asia Pacific

Prior to joining IPsoft, Kumar was the CEO of
Patni Computer Systems. During his tenure with Patni, Kumar managed the
company’s overall business strategy and global operations and led the company
to achieve industry leading Total Shareholder Returns in 2009.

“Jeya joins us at a very exciting time as
we continue to expand our business globally and look to deliver our unique and
leading edge technologies to an ever more diverse set of customers. His
outstanding track record of delivering growth and leadership makes him perfect
for the role,” said Chetan Dube, president & CEO, IPsoft. 

Prior to Patni, Kumar served at MphasiS
Limited as the CEO and led the company through transformational changes. He
also served as senior vice president of Sun Microsystems and several management
and executive positions with other global firms including Apple Computers Inc.
and National Semi-Conductor Corporation.

“IPsoft brings the choice, innovation and
value that customers look beyond traditional outsourcing models. The company’s
leading edge autonomic IT management and technology is central to the company’s
vision and uniquely positions us to meet customer demands in the region. It’s
all about creating the future of IT services, now,” said Kumar.

By Telecomlead.com Team

[email protected]