Huffington Post Removes Sonia from List of Richest Leaders
The Huffington Post website has removed the name of Congress president Sonia Gandhi from the list of the richest leaders of the world after the party derided the portal for the "absurd and ridiculous" item.
Mridul Gautam Named Research VP at University of Nevada, Reno
The University of Nevada at Reno has named Mridul Gautam vice president for research and innovation.
Lisa Ray, Etihad Airways Team Up for ‘India Unlimited’ Tour
Three cities, four unique Indian cultural celebrations — Etihad Airways, in a push to raise awareness among Indian travelers across the United States, is hosting events in New York City, Chicago and Dallas this Diwali season that bring together high fashion, classical dance and delectable food.
Neeraj Sahai Appointed President of S&P’s Ratings Services
McGraw Hill Financial announced Nov. 25 that 56-year-old Neeraj Sahai has been appointed president of Standard & Poor's Ratings Services, effective Jan. 6, 2014.
Wipro to Pay $75M to Acquire U.S. Mortgage Consulting Firm
Bangalore-based Wipro Ltd., India’s third largest software exporter, has agreed to acquire Lincolnshire, Ill.-based Opus Capital Markets Consultants LLC, a mortgage-consulting firm, for $75 million.
Las Vegas India Chamber of Commerce Hosts First Gala
It was a night of honoring professionals, viewing the latest fashion trends, and mingling with some of the biggest movers and shakers in Southern Nevada as the Las Vegas Indian Chamber of Commerce Nov. 23 held its first-ever Achievement Awards Gala and Fashion Show inside the main ballroom at the T
Infosys Science Foundation Announces Infosys Prize Winners
The Infosys Science Foundation announced Nov .12 the winners of the Infosys Prize 2013 across six categories: Engineering & Computer Science, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences.
Wharton West Forum Waxes Optimistic on India’s Innovation
Optimism about India playing a major role in global innovation was the prevailing opinion at a conference Nov. 18 here at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School West campus.
Siemens AG Names Sunil Mathus CEO of India Unit
Siemens AG has named Sunil Mathus, a chartered accountant, CEO of its India unit.
Dinesh Patel Joins Boards of Tute Genomics and Juneau Biosciences LLC
Dinesh Patel, co-founder and former chairman of TheraTech and co-founder of Salt Lake City, Utah-based vSpring Capital (now Signal Peak Ventures), has joined the boards of Utah-based Tute Genomics and Salt Lake City-based Juneau Biosciences LLC.
Taryn Naidu to Become CEO and Director of Rightside Group Ltd.
Santa Monica, Calif.-based Demand Media, a media/domain services firm, said Taryn Naidu, currently executive VP, domain services, will become CEO and director of Rightside Group, Ltd., a proposed domain services spin-off from Demand Media.
Anil Wadhwani Named Head, Consumer Banking at Citi
Anil Wadhwani has been named head, consumer banking, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, at Citi.
Vikram Natarajan Rejoins Medfusion Firm as CTO
Medfusion, a Cary, N.C.-based provider of patient engagement and practice efficiency software, said Vikram “Vik” Natarajan has rejoined the firm as CTO.
Vishal Dadoo Joins Digitalspec
Vishal Dadoo has joined Washington, D.C.-based Digitalspec, a systems integration consulting services provider, as president and managing partner, public sector unit.
Watts Water Technologies Names Ram Ramakrishnan Executive VP, Strategy and Business Development
North Andover, Mass.-based Watts Water Technologies has named Ram Ramakrishnan executive VP, strategy and business development.