New Chairman forTata Communications Lanka
Tata Communications Lanka Limited, a subsidiary of Tata
Communications Limited, announced the appointment of Vish Govindasamy as
the company's new chairman. He takes over from S.K. Gupta, who retired
on March, 31. 2012. The TCLL board approved the decision on the
appointment at its 54th board meeting held on May 31, 2012.
A Sri Lankan citizen, Vish Govindasamy is a well-known and seasoned
professional who has been associated with the Tata group in Sri Lanka
for many years. Vish Govindasamy did his schooling at Trinity College,
Asan MBA holder from the University of Hartford and a Fellow member
of the Institute of Certified Professional Managers of Sri Lanka, Vish
has worked across continents occupying senior management positions in
the USA, which includes the Assistant Vice President for Budget and
Financial Analysis. He returned to Sri Lanka in 1997 to take over the
management of the key plantation secto company, Sunshine Holdings and
currently he also holds the MD position at Watawala Plantations in which
Tata Tea has a stake.
Commenting on his new role, Vish Govindasamy said, "It is truly an
honour to be appointed as the Chairman of Tata Communications Lanka
Limited. I look forward to helping further drive the company's growth
and success as it forges ahead in its path to sustainable long-term
leadership and profitability." "Vish Govindsamy has been an integral
part of Tata Communications Lanka Limited for many years. We are
confident that his rich experience, insights and leadership will further
strengthen TCLL's position in the Sri Lankan market," said Ajay Pandey,
President, Corporate Affairs, Tata Communications.
Tata Communications Lanka Limited is a subsidiary of Tata
Communications Limited. Providing services to customers in Sri Lanka,
Tata Communications Lanka Limited has unrestricted access to the global
network and infrastructure of Tata Communications Limited.