Kumar Mahadeva

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Kumar Mahadeva
Born Sri Lanka
Occupation Ex CEO of Cognizant

Kumar Mahadeva (Tamil: குமார் மகாதேவா) was a Sri Lankan American founder, chairman and chief executive officer of Cognizant Technology Solutions.[1] He resigned from Cognizant Technology Solutions in 2003. He has held senior positions at BBC, McKinsey, AT&T, and Dun & Bradstreet.[2] He is member of the Sri Lankan Tamil Ponnambalam-Coomaraswamy family; the son of Deshamanya Baku Mahadeva, an eminent Sri Lankan civil servant who served as chairman of various banks, companies, commissions and boards.

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  1. ^ "Cognizant Founder Kumar Mahadeva Named Operating Partner At New York PE Firm GRS Partners". VCCIRCLE. 2006-02-17. Retrieved 2009-02-19. 
  2. ^ "Kumar Mahadeva". HarvardBusinessSchool. September 2003. Retrieved 2009-02-18.