Rekha Menon appointed as Chairperson of Accenture


About Rekha Menon: Ms. Rekha M. Menon is the Executive Director and Chief Operation Officer at Accenture India Pvt. Ltd. prior to joining the company. She headed at Talisma Corp. in India.

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Appointed as Chairperson of Accenture

  • Talisma Corp. is the leading provider of Customer Experience Management (CEM) software for a wide range of industries.
  • She was also a part of the India start - ups and executive management teams of Levis Strauss, Akzo Nobel and Cargill Inc.
  • Ms. Menon has more than 20 years of industry experience.
  • She has a seamless record of setting up and managing corporate functions and business operations in IT and IT - enabled services.
  • She received a gold medal from the XLRI School of Business.

About appointment:

  1. Global software consultancy Accenture has appointed Rekha Menon as the new chairperson for its India based operations.
  2. Avinash Vashistha had resigned in July 2015 from his position as chairperson at Accenture.
  3. With this appointment, Ms. Menan became Accenture’s first woman head in India.
  4. Presently, Menon is the head of human resources (HR) for growth markets in the company.
  5. Accenture also has appointed Anindya Basu as the new managing director (MD) of company in India.
  6. His new role as MD will be responsible for driving company’s national business in India.

- Published/Last Modified on: August 11, 2015