is an Indian businessperson
, IT executive
, the CEO
, Vice Chairman and Wholetime Member of the Board of Directors
of HCL Technologies
Vineet Nayar was born in 1962. Nayar received his bachelor's degree in engineering from Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology Pantnagar
in 1983. Nayar received his business management degree from XLRI
in 1985 and joined HCL
as a Senior Management Trainee
Nayar started his journey with HCL in 1985 after completing his engineering and management degree. After spending seven years in engineering, product management, sales, and marketing positions at HCL, he founded HCL Comnet in 1994, to provide IT infrastructure and many networking services.
Nayar was appointed president of HCL Technologies
in April 2005 by HCL chairman and founder Shiv Nadar
. Nayar went on to reshape the organization with his 'Employee First, Customer Second' philosophy, which placed the needs of the employee before those of the customer. The strategy was created to drive an inverted organization structure, create transparency and accountability within the organization and encourage a value-driven culture.
Nayar was later appointed as CEO of the company in October 2007. On October 20, 2010, Nayar was named Vice Chairman of HCL Technologies.
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