Srinivas Kandula has been appointed as chairman of Capgemini India, reports Moneycontrol.  According to the statement issued, former India COO Ashwini Yardi is also appointed as the CEO of the company in India.

Both of them will report into Thierry Delaporte, Group Chief Operating Officer, the statement said. Kandula’s responsibility will largely focus on establishing and nurturing relationships with important stakeholders. In addition, he will also lead a significant group initiative directed toward top talent.

Previously, he served as CEO of the company and member of the Group Executive Committee for two years. Kandula has also worked with GATE, Power Grid Corporation of India and Sasken Communication Technologies.