-- Industry Veteran and Former Zensar Executive Tapped as European Lead
SAN JOSE, California, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GlobalLogic today announced that Gurdeep Grewal has joined the company as senior vice president and general manager of Europe. Grewal will lead GlobalLogic's efforts to grow its R&D services business across the region. Earlier this year, the company announced a new engineering center in Slovakia, delivering on its strategy for growth in major European markets.
With almost 30 years of experience in IT and BPO services, Grewal has held leadership positions at companies like Zensar, iGate, Logica, HP, Unisys and ICL/Fujitsu. He has worked across a number of industry sectors and helped many blue chip companies increase their growth potential while innovating and improving profitability. Prior to GlobalLogic, Grewal drove growth across Europe as head of Zensar's European operations, with the opening of new offices and delivery capabilities in mainland Europe. He also successfully led a number of large multimillion (GBP) programs from inception through design, development, support and maintenance.
"Europe is a very exciting area for GlobalLogic right now and there's so much more to come," said CEO Shashank Samant. "The appointment of a senior executive of Gurdeep's caliber leading our efforts there is yet another example of how we're delivering on our strategy of growing our business in the region. I am certain that Gurdeep and the management team there will further expand GlobalLogic's business and increase its presence in the European market."
"I'm excited to join such a progressive organization that's operating and innovating like nobody else in the industry," said Grewal. "With such a talented team and tremendous growth potential, GlobalLogic will reach new heights in Europe and continue offering the best in R&D services for customers around the world."
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