Current Affairs 13th October, 2015: D Mavinakere is the New CFO of Infosys

Current Affairs 13th October, 2015: D Mavinakere is the New CFO of Infosys

D Mavinakere is the New CFO of Infosys

13.10.2015: Ranganathan Dwarakanath Mavinakere is appointed as the chief financial officer of Infosys. He will be succeeding Rajiv Bansal who resigned from the post recently.  Bansal will be the advisor to the CEO and the board.  Mavinakere has vast experience in banking and IT service industries. Prior to this he was the executive vice present and head of strategic operations in the organization.

P S Jayakumar is the new MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda

13.10.2015: P S Jayakumar took over as the new managing director and chief executive officer of Bank of Baroda.  He will be in the post for three years.  Jayakumar is 53.

 N Venugopala Rao is the New Chief Executive Officer of RPower

13.10.2015: Reliance Power announced the appointment of N Venugopala Rao as the new chief executive officer.  He has more than 34 years of experience in power sector.  Prior to this appointment, he was with Sasant Power Limited as the Chief Executive Officer.  He is an MBA in finance and marketing.

Sharad Mehrotra Appointed India CEO of Telenor

13.10.2015: Telenor appointed Sharad Mehrotra as the new chief executive officer.  The position was vacant since Vivek Sood who was the earlier CEO was promoted as Executive vice president and chief marketing officer.  Sharad Mehrotra was the chief marketing officer of Telenor Myanmar prior to this appointment.

J C Daniel Award for Filmmaker I V Sasi

13.10.2015: Malayalam film maker IV Sasi is honored with prestigious JC Daniel award for 2014.  He was recognized for his contribution to Malayalam film industry.  He made more than 150 Indian films, mostly in south Indian languages.  Most of his movies were super hits.  His film Aaroodam won Nargis Dutt award in 1982.

International Day for Disaster Reduction celebrated on 13th October 15, 2015

13.10.2015: Thirteenth October is celebrated as the International Day for Disaster Reduction every year. The day was first introduced in 2009.  Theme of this year’s day is ‘Knowledge for Life’. The day is celebrated to promote global culture of disaster reduction.