Salil Parekh is the current CEO and overseeing director of Infosys. Parekh took over from interval CEO U B Pravin Rao on 2 January 2018. He is an alum from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT Bombay) in Aeronautical Engineering and holds a Master of Engineering certificate in Computer Science and Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University.
Parekh was individual member of the group from the gathering the management board at Capgemini, where he had worked since 2000, after Ernst and Young's consultancy division, where he had been working previously, was converged into the organization.
Most recently, he was individual from the gathering chief executive board, and was selected agent CEO in March 2015. He was answerable for directing a business group including Application Services and Cloud Infrastructure Services among others.
One Board individual from Infosys got two unknown informant grievances of untrustworthy practices at Infosys that additionally denounced Salil Parekh. Review Committee of the Board of Directors led autonomous examination concerning the claims contained in the unknown informant objections and verified that the charges are significantly without merit. The Audit Committee led an intensive examination with the help of free legitimate guidance Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and Co. also, PricewaterhouseCoopers Private Ltd.