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Microsoft India lab hires Sriram Rajamani as MD

Updated: Aug 14, 2016 13:19 IST

New Delhi, Aug 14 (ANI): Microsoft India lab has announced the appointment of Sriram Rajamani as the new managing director for its Bengaluru facility.

The company in a release said Sriram will spearhead Microsoft India's continued focus on world-class research, innovation and collaboration with the scientific community.

"India has one of the fastest growing and most dynamic IT industries, and it's also a unique place in which to do cutting-edge research," said Corporate Vice-President Microsoft Research Labs Jeannette Wing.

He replaces Chandu Thekkath, who was the managing director of the lab for two years.

Prior to joining the India lab, Rajamani headed the Software Productivity Tools group within Microsoft's Redmond research lab. (ANI)