Vishal Sikka

  • New Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka Prepares To Take The Helm

    New Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka Prepares To Take The Helm

    It’s been a whirlwind few months for Vishal Sikka. It began when he suddenly left his job as executive and head of products at SAP at the beginning of May and it has continued as he prepares to take the helm at Infosys on August 1st. When I spoke to him at the end of May, just ahead of the SAP Sapphire Conference,  he seemed at peace with his decision to leave SAP in spite of the… Read More

  • On The Eve Of SAPPHIRE Conference, Vishal Sikka Puts SAP In The Rearview

    On The Eve Of SAPPHIRE Conference, Vishal Sikka Puts SAP In The Rearview

    It’s been a month of Sundays since Vishal Sikka resigned from SAP, and I spoke to him a couple of days before the start of his former company’s SAPPHIRE user conference that begins Monday in Orlando. The conference will be going on without him for the first time in 12 years, and Sikka is fine with that. Sikka sounds like a man at peace with his decision, one he says was his to make. Read More

  • HANA Visionary Vishal Sikka Resigns From SAP

    HANA Visionary Vishal Sikka Resigns From SAP

    This afternoon, SAP announced in a statement that Vishal Sikka, Executive Board Member
    for Products and Innovation, has resigned for personal reasons. The resignation was effective immediately. At the same time, SAP named a couple of new executive board members, including
    Robert Enslin and Bernd Leukert. The news could indicate some disarray or possibly a power struggle at the software… Read More