Infotech Lead India: Mahindra Satyam has appointed Niraj Vedwa as the global head – Banking, Payments and Cards.
The new appointment is part of Mahindra Satyam’s plan to strengthen its BFSI team.
Niraj is joining Mahindra Satyam from Temenos Switzerland, a provider of core banking and private banking products, where he was the director – Global Consumer Banking and Member of Management Board.
Prior to Temenos, Niraj worked with Nucleus Software. At Nucleus, Niraj was as the COO and ran the company and 6 subsidiaries with P&L responsibilities.
Niraj has over 26 years of experience in the IT industry and close to 16 years in BFSI (Banking, Financial Services & Insurance) area.
At Mahindra Satyam, Niraj will be responsible to grow and support the existing businesses and also to strategize and incubate new service offerings in the above market segments.
Ravi Vasantraj, head – BFSI, Mahindra Satyam, said: “Niraj’s expertise will help the Mahindra Group to scale-up the operations and establish ourselves as a leader in BFSI space, as we foster innovation and deliver service excellence to our customers.”