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With Venkatesan as co-chairman, Infosys to face co-leadership challenges

Infosys needs to address some important questions quickly

Shyamal Majumdar 

Shyamal Majumdar Very few in corporate India would like to be in Infosys Chairman R Seshasayee’s shoes at this point. In his explosive media interactions in February, Founder N R Narayana Murthy had made two critical points: The chair of the Infosys board “must accept responsibility” for corporate governance failures and “atone” for it; and the board must appoint a co-chairman. While Seshasayee termed the first point as just a media hype and said that the board listens to everyone’s advice with responsibility, the company’s board caved in and accepted ...

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First Published: Thu, April 20 2017. 22:40 IST
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