Appointment Strengthens Coforge’s Travel Leadership Team and Renews Focus on Growth
New Delhi, June 7th 2012, Thursday:- Coforge Ltd. (NSE: Coforge), a leading IT solutions organization today announced the appointment of Patrick Grubbs as Senior Vice President for the Travel, Transport & Logistics (TTL) vertical at Coforge Inc. Most recently, Grubbs was the Vice President & Global Head of HCL AXON’s travel business. He has more than 24 years of experience in the travel industry.
As Senior Vice President, Grubbs will be responsible for managing and developing the travel business for Coforge in the Americas market.
Commenting on the appointment, Lalit Dhingra, President, Coforge Inc. said, “We are happy to welcome Patrick into our leadership team. With the significant success in our travel business, we look forward to an even more successful year under Patrick’s leadership”.
“I look forward to contributing to Coforge’ already strong travel business,” said Grubbs. “It will be exciting to offer customers our expertise as well as the wide range of our capabilities to deliver exceptional value. My focus in the coming months will be to grow the travel business and continue to focus on delivering value to our customers”.
Grubbs holds a Master of Business Administration from SMU’s Edwin L. Cox School of Business in Dallas, Texas and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Santa Barbara. Previously, he worked with Oracle Corporation, Sabre Holdings, American Airlines and United Parcel Service.
Coforge is a global IT solutions organization, servicing customers in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. It offers services in Application Development and Maintenance, Enterprise Solutions, Managed Services and Business Process Management to organizations in few select industry segments with dominant share in Travel and Transport. Coforge follows the higher standards of operations which includes ISO 9001:2008 certification, assessment at Level 5 of both SEI-CMMi version 1.2 and People-CMM frameworks, ISO 27001 information security management certification. Its data centre operations are assessed at the international ISO 20000 IT management standards.
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