Infosys Technologies to post Shibulal, its present Chief Operating Officer and one of its co-founders as the next Chief Executive Officer replacing Kris Gopalakrishnan as per reports. Infosys Technologies will get a new CEO by April as part of a regular reshuffle of the top deck.
Infosys started following the practice of changing its CEO regularly to give all the founders a shot at running the company. Kris took over from Nandan Nilekani in 2007, who in turn became CEO of Infosys when Murthy stepped down in 2002.
NR Narayana Murthy, chief mentor of Infosys, is expected to retire from the company in August this year.