Birlasoft Inducts William B Aimetti as Strategic Advisor

Edison, NJ - 13 July 2011

Birlasoft, the global IT services arm of the multi-billion dollar CK Birla Group, today announces the induction of William B Aimetti as the Strategic Advisor to the Birlasoft Americas Advisory Board. Bill Aimetti was formerly the President, Chief Operating Officer and Board Member of Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) and is an acknowledged leader in the Banking & Financial Services (BFS) industry as well as in Capital Markets. In his capacity as Strategic Advisor, he will guide and assist in the formulation and implementation of Birlasoft's overall BFS and Capital Markets' strategy.

"We are delighted to have Bill join us at this crucial point in time, when disruption in the financial markets has increased the need for regulatory compliance and enhanced transparency; in addition to mitigating systemic risks," said Arup Gupta, CEO, Birlasoft. He added, "Bill brings four decades of experience and leadership in the industry and can help us steer solutions in the face of these major challenges that are being faced by the industry. We are looking forward to his guidance to help us realize an explosive growth for Birlasoft over the next few years. His induction as our strategic advisor is a significant step towards Birlasoft becoming a premium solution provider with a pulse of the US market and demonstrated thought leadership."

Speaking on the occasion, William B Aimetti said, "Capital Market firms are wrestling with significant challenges, regulatory reforms and sweeping changes, while meeting aggressive expectations of customers and shareholders. Our Industry is looking for solutions that deliver customer centricity, manage risk and compliance as well as offer efficiencies (both Business and IT). In this milieu, Birlasoft offers market-leading expertise that organizations can leverage to sharpen their competitive edge. I am honored and proud to be associated with Birlasoft, as I believe that with this talented and dedicated team of professionals, we can bring customized solutions and offerings to the US market."

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