IGATE Corporation (IGATE or the Company) (NASDAQ: IGTE), the New Jersey-headquartered integrated technology and operations solutions provider, today announced that its CFO Sujit Sircar has been honored by CFO India under the special category - “CFO100 League of Excellence” at the 5th Annual CFO100 programme ceremony. CFO100 League of Excellence – instituted to acknowledge and honor individuals for their consistent and exemplary contributions to the world of finance, felicitates outstanding finance leaders to recognize their excellence in the finance function.
This special category of CFO100 Awards recognizes an exclusive set of individuals who have proved their merit and have been awarded by CFO India in the past.
The selection process for the prestigious programme is carried through the nominations and rigorous assessment by a completely independent and authoritative panel of juries constituting eminent personalities from the industry.
“I’m thankful to receive the honor. I congratulate CFO100 for introducing such a platform and wish them a great success in future,” said Sujit Sircar, EVP and CFO at IGATE.
The CFO India CFO100 Programme was held on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Hotel Trident, in Mumbai. The event, with participation of over 100 CFOs and senior finance professionals, witnessed some of the most prominent industry leaders and policy makers. Mr. U K Sinha, Chairman, SEBI, presided over the evening as the Chief Guest to felicitate the honorees.
Launched in 2010, CFO100 is an annual initiative that identifies and brings together 100 CFOs, who are clearly a cut above the others, to honor their achievements in areas including cost management, raising capital, green initiatives, risk management, governance and strategy. This initiative, through a rigorous nomination process, identifies 100 such individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary caliber and the will to revolutionize the finance function in their respective organizations thus setting new benchmarks. Candidates are nominated by CEOs of organizations. The jury members comprise of industry stalwarts who have served their role well as CFOs and have moved on to Executive and Board functions.