S. D. Shibulal

Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Board,
Infosys Technologies Ltd.
Shibulal is a co-founder of Infosys Technologies and has played a pivotal role in the Infosys journey and in the evolution of the global delivery model for outsourced IT services.

Shibulal joined Infosys in 1981 by spearheading its project management and then went on to manage client relationships in the North American region for a decade. He took a five-year sabbatical with Sun Microsystems between 1991 and 1996, where he was responsible for designing and implementing its first e-commerce application, among other contributions.

In 1997, he returned to Infosys where he established and headed the Internet Consultancy practice. He moved on to serve several leadership roles, first as the Worldwide Head of Customer Delivery and later as Group Head, Worldwide Sales and Customer Delivery. In June 2007, Shibulal took over as the companyís Chief Operating Officer.

Shibulal received a masterís degree in physics from the University of Kerala and masterís in computer science from the University of Boston, US. He is a member of the Seoul International Business Advisory Council; the International Board of Foundation, Globethics.net; the Global Corporate Governance Forumís Private Sector Advisory Group; the International Advisory Board, Boston University; and the Metropolitan College Deanís Advisory Board, Boston University.

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