Vishal Sikka was on June 11, 2014 appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Infosys. Sikka will take over as the CEO on 1 August 2014. He will succeed the current Chief Executive and Managing Director S.D. Shibulal.
Earlier, he worked as non-founder Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SAP AG and a former executive board member of SAP AG. Vishal Sikka is a doctorate in computer science from Stanford University.