MUMBAI: NASSCOM, the chamber of commerce of the IT software and services industry in
Mittal will assume the office of the President from January, 2008. He is presently the head of services business of Hewlett-Packard for Asia-Pacific and
NASSCOM, Ex-chairman Harish Mehta, who also headed the search committee for this role, stated, “This is a challenging assignment, with NASSCOM playing a vital role in sustaining the growth of
NASSCOM chairman Lakshmi Narayanan and vice chairman, Board of Directors, cognizant said, “Mr. Mittal has been responsible for the services operations in Asia-Pacific and
Speaking on his appointment, Mittal said, “I am honored to take up this role as President of NASSCOM at this exciting stage of the industry’s lifecycle when the Indian IT/ITeS sector has established its position in the global landscape and is continuously defining newer benchmarks. There is a very high benchmark of this role as well and I look forward to continuing the excellent work that Mr. Kiran Karnik and Mr. Dewang Mehta have done for this industry, across all areas â€“ the industry, customers, with the media, Governments and all other stakeholders. I look forward to leading team-NASSCOM in these interesting times, to enable both continuity and change to happen”, he added.