Friday, July 29, 2005

Satyam loses Senior Vice President to Scicom

Scicom Infotech has announced the appointment of Mr. Neeraj Nityanand as President of the brand's US operations and Global Head of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Nityanand joins Scicom from Satyam Computer Services one of the leading brands in the Information Technology segment. Mr. Nityanand will be primarily responsible for the creation of a new generation of outsourcing business models for products and services in the technology and R&D space. Mr. Nityanand's experience spans over 20 years in engineering and executive level management positions in multiple energy and high technology brands in R&D, production, finance, sales and marketing and international business development. Prior to joining Satyam, Mr. Nityanand was President and Managing Director of Unocal Bharat Ltd., the Indian subsidiary of Unocal Corporation, a global integrated oil & gas company, overseeing all exploration and production (E&P) and gas marketing activities in India. Mr. Nityanand received his B.Tech from IIT Kanpur, MS in Metallurgical Engineering and Material Science and an MBA, both from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA.