Infosys announced that the Board of Directors at its meeting today appointed Jayesh Sanghrajka as the interim Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) and Key Managerial Personnel of the Company with effect from November 17, 2018. The Board is in the process of selecting the next CFO. The current CFO, M.D. Ranganath will step down on November 16, 2018.
Jayesh Sanghrajka has spent 13 years in Infosys over two stints and has performed various leadership roles in the finance function. He is currently Executive Vice President and Deputy Chief Financial Officer at Infosys. Mr. Sanghrajka has over 20 years of experience and is a Chartered Accountant.
*Brief Profile- Jayesh Sanghrajka *
Jayesh has over 20 years of experience across a wide spectrum of finance functions. He has worked at Infosys for 13 years – first between 2000-07 and currently since December 2012. Jayesh was appointed as the Deputy Chief Financial Officer for the Infosys Group in October 2015 and presently oversees the group’s finance function. Prior to his current
role, Jayesh was the Financial Controller for Infosys. Between 2000 and 2007, he managed a variety of functions including SoX compliance, Internal Audit and Technical Accounting. He also managed the finance function of all of Infosys’ subsidiaries and was a senior member of the company’s taxation team.
Less than a year into his current role as the Deputy CFO, Jayesh won Business-world’s award for the ‘Most Promising Future CFO’. Under Jayesh’s leadership, the finance team at Infosys initiated a series of initiatives aimed at making a positive business impact culminating in multiple awards including Best Investor Relations, Best in-house tax team in Asia, Treasury Management and Best Business Enabler function at Infosys for two years in a row (2017 and 2018).
Apart from Infosys, Jayesh worked at multiple firms such as KPMG, Tishman Speyer, Rediff and MuSigma. He is a Chartered Accountants and is a Grad CWA from the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.
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