HCL Technologies appoints Jaco Van Eeden as Global Head of its Beyond Digital Business Unit
Noida, India, August 27th, 2015: HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global IT services provider today announced the appointment of Jaco Van Eeden as Executive Vice President to lead HCL’s Beyond Digital Business Unit. As the Head of this Business, Jaco will lead the Unit’s Sales, Delivery and Product teams to further strengthen HCL’s Go-To-Market propositions in the Enterprise Digital Transformation and Innovation space.
Jaco is a career Digitalist who brings over two decades of international IT strategy and ERP system implementation experience with demonstrated career success developing and executing technology transformation initiatives for many Fortune 500 companies globally. In his previous role Jaco led the building and delivering of Enterprise Digital solutions focusing on Enterprise Usability, Mobile, User Experience (UX) and eCommerce with Predictive Cloud and Mobile solutions to simplify the day-in-the-life work experience for users and customers. His industry experience spans Consumer Product, Retail, Wholesale Distribution, Industrial Products, Hi-Tech, Manufacturing, Oil and Gas and Public Sector industries.
“HCL has long held the view that Enterprises need to devise their Digitalization strategy with a combination of sprint and marathon approach which lays equal emphasis on point solutions as well as multi-layered Transformation Programs”, said Anant Gupta, President & CEO, HCL Technologies. “Jaco’s rich experience of having delivered large scale Digital Programs for Global 1000 corporations and his understanding of the enabling technology space give him the unique ability to execute this approach for our clients and position HCL as a Digital Transformation Partner of choice”, he added.
“HCL’s unique DNA of Technology Engineering and Operations provide an excellent platform for it to deliver United Experiences to enterprises looking for a lifecycle partner who can design and execute their Digital Transformation blueprints”, said Jaco Van Eeden, Executive Vice President & Global Head, Beyond Digital Business Unit, HCL Technologies. “Additionally its institutionalized culture of Ideapreneurship and relationship orientation makes it a most compelling candidate to disrupt and empower the 21st century Enterprise and I am delighted to lead this campaign.”
HCL’s Beyond Digital Business Unit delivers Digitalization services to Fortune500/Global100 using its unique approach of Digitalizing the entire enterprise business value chain i.e. front office, middle office and back office of an organization. The business has a dedicated base of industry-leading skills and several unique IPs which differentiate its position in the space as was recently testified by IDC’s Marketscape on Digital Transformation Consulting and System Integrations services which placed HCL as the top-ranked Indian Origin player in this space.
About HCL Technologies
HCL Technologies is a leading global IT services company working with clients in the areas that impact and redefine the core of their businesses. Since its emergence on global landscape after its IPO in 1999, HCL has focused on 'transformational outsourcing', underlined by innovation and value creation, offering an integrated portfolio of services including software-led IT solutions, remote infrastructure management, engineering and R&D services and Business services. HCL leverages its extensive global offshore infrastructure and network of offices in 31 countries to provide holistic, multi-service delivery in key industry verticals including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Services, Public Services and Healthcare & Life sciences. HCL takes pride in its philosophy of 'Employees First, Customers Second' which empowers its 106,107 transformers to create real value for the customers. HCL Technologies, along with its subsidiaries, had consolidated revenues of US$ 6.0 bn as on 30th June, 2015 (on LTM basis). For more information, please visit www.hcltech.com
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