Anantha Radhakrishnan as the new MD of Infosys BPO


New Delhi. Country’s second largest software services firm Infosys has appointed Anantha Radhakrishnan as the new MD and the Chief Executive Officer of Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services unit of its backoffice arm.

Anup Upadhyaya, the reigning CEO of Infosys BPO, being appointed as parent’s firm Executive Vice President and Head of Strategic Sales Programme.

Mr Radhakrishnan was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Infosys BPO managing its global operations, who joined Infosys BPO in June 2000, according to the website.

In his new role as the CEO and Managing Director, Mr Radhakrishnan will be responsible to boost growth for the BPO unit, which has seen been witnessing marginal pace of growth.

The company did not respond to an email query seeking details of the appointments.

The reign comes at a time when Infosys is revamping its service lines, including BPO, to become a USD 20 billion firm by 2020.

For FY2016-17, Infosys has forecast a revenue growth in the range of 11.8-13.8 per cent.