Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Latin America
Aruna Jayanthi is the Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Latin America Business Unit, Capgemini. She is also a Member of the Group Executive Committee. Prior to this, Aruna was Head of Capgemini’s Business Services, a global strategic business unit of over 26,000 people that delivers enhanced operational agility and accelerated transformation of business processes to reimagine our clients’ operations for the digital age.
As CEO of Capgemini India from 2011–2015, Aruna managed the operations of all business units covering consulting, technology, and outsourcing services to support the Group’s growth agenda and strengthen India’s position as an industrialization and innovation hub. During this time, there was a significant increase in Indian integration, performance, and capabilities, with headcount rising from 32,000 to 85,000. Aruna has also served as chair of the country board for Capgemini Sweden since 2014 – 2018. She has been an active member of the NASSCOM Executive Council and played the role of chairperson for the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum and the NASSCOM BPM strategy summit.