The Board of Directors of L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), India's leading pure-play engineering services company, at their meeting held today i.e October 18, 2019 has taken note of the appointment of Mr. Abhishek Sinha as the Whole-Time Director of the Company for a term of three years with effect from October 18, 2019 till October 17, 2022. Mr. Abhishek Sinha thus now is re-designated as COO & Whole-Time Director of the Company.
Abhishek Sinha has over two decades of industry experience in Business Leadership on both Engineering and Enterprise Software areas. His key strengths are making business competitive through strategy formulation and execution, operational excellence and talent leadership.
Prior to joining LTTS, Abhishek was an Executive Board Member & Chief People and Operations Officer (CPOO) at KPIT Technologies Ltd responsible for laying out the Operational framework and Operational Governance of all businesses within the company (both IT and Engineering) to help in achieving profitable growth. He was also responsible for creating a highly engaged employee experience through innovative People practices as the executive head of People Function (HR, Learning Organization, Recruitment). Prior to this role, his responsibilities have spanned from managing P&L unit to heading delivery and operations function in the space of Engineering Services, Mobility and BPM (Business Process Management). He has worked in US, UK and Australia in Consulting, Program management and Account Management roles.
Before joining KPIT, Abhishek had a long association with Infosys Technologies from 1993 and until 2013 when he was Vice President and Delivery Head of "Engineering Services" providing Engineering and R&D services to global clients. Under his leadership, Engineering unit emerged as one of the fastest growing and amongst the most profitable units in Infosys.
Abhishek has completed his B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT BHU.
Shares of L&T Technology Services Ltd was last trading in BSE at Rs.1644.4 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 1593.25. The total number of shares traded during the day was 7026 in over 1247 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 1657 and intraday low of 1593.2. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 11447702.