C Vijayakumar (CVK or Vijay) is the President & Chief Executive Officer of HCL Technologies, a US$ 10.02 billion global technology company. Led by 159,000+ professionals working across 50 countries across the globe, HCL helps forward looking enterprises re–imagine their businesses through transformative Technology Solutions and Services.
As the company’s CEO, Vijay has spearheaded HCL’s initiatives to leverage the transformative nexus of forces like Digitalization, Internet of Things, Cloud, Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence through a strategic blueprint called ‘Mode 1-2-3’. His very recent efforts on adding products and platforms to the company’s portfolio have already resulted in a billion-dollar run-rate for the business, the fastest acceleration of its kind in the industry.
All these strategic bets have resulted in HCL today becoming the fastest growing large global technology company in the world for the fourth consecutive year. Vijay’s personal leadership on this journey has been lauded across industry, most recently by leading magazine, Business Today, who rated him as the ‘Best CEO of the Year, 2020’ in IT/ITES Industry. Previously he been included in the list of ‘Top 10 Disruptive CEOs’ by leading analyst group HfS.