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Mindtree, an L&T Group Company, Appoints Debashis Chatterjee as the MD & CEO

Warren (NJ) and Bangalore (India) – August 2, 2019: Mindtree Ltd., an L&T Group company, announced the appointment of Debashis Chatterjee as the MD & CEO of Mindtree Ltd. He has been inducted into the Board of Directors of Mindtree with a mandate to lead the company into its next phase of growth. Prior to joining Mindtree, Debashis was President, Global Delivery and Global Leader for the Digital Systems and Technology practice at Cognizant.

Commenting on the appointment, A.M. Naik, Group Chairman, L&T, said, “Debashis’ diverse experience and strong client focused approach will take Mindtree to the next level of growth and create enormous value to all the stake holders.”

“I am excited and honored with this opportunity. I am looking forward to working with Mindtree employees across the globe and continuing to co-create value for customers,” said Debashis Chatterjee, MD and CEO, Mindtree.

During his 22 years of service at Cognizant, Debashis held various leadership roles, from running the Banking & Financial Services practice, to building and managing several delivery operations centers, to driving technology innovation and next generation solutions across lines of service. He was a key member of the Executive Leadership Group, as well as a member of the Board of Directors for Cognizant, India.

A graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Debashis has over 30 years of experience working in several leading organizations including Tata Consultancy Services and Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M).

Debashis will operate out of Mindtree’s office in Bangalore. His appointment adds thrust to Mindtree’s plan to continue driving digital transformation for clients and boost profitable growth. Mindtree is a global technology consulting and services company which helps clients across 17 countries achieve business agility, competitive edge, and growth in IT and Digital space.

About Mindtree

Mindtree [NSE: MINDTREE] is a global technology consulting and services company, helping Global 2000 corporations marry scale with agility to achieve competitive advantage. “Born digital” in 1999, more than 340 enterprise clients rely on our deep domain knowledge to break down silos, make sense of digital complexity and bring new initiatives to market faster. We enable IT to move at the speed of business, leveraging emerging technologies and the efficiencies of Continuous Delivery to spur business innovation. Operating across 17 countries, we’re consistently regarded as one of the best places to work, embodied every day by our winning culture made up of 20,000 entrepreneurial, collaborative and dedicated “Mindtree Minds.”

To learn more, visit or follow us @Mindtree_Ltd

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About L&T

Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services with over USD 20 billion in revenue. It operates in over 30 countries worldwide. A strong, customer–focused approach and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled L&T to attain and sustain leadership in its major lines of business for eight decades.

All product and company names herein may be trademarks of their registered owners.

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Erik Arvidson
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Susie Wyeth
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