Chennai, November 18, 2014: Uma Ratnam Krishnan has been appointed Independent Director by global business technology solutions company TAKE Solutions which specializes in Life Sciences (LS) and Supply Chain Management (SCM).
Ms. Krishnan brings with her a diverse experience of 27 years in the Financial Services sector. Over the last 13 years, she has been part of senior leadership teams - conceptualizing, providing strategy and vision, setting up and managing full-fledged independent businesses and initiatives.
Her most recent senior leadership role has been in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) in the UK. Prior to this, she served as Director for the Global Operations Hub for Retail, Corporate and Commercial operations at RBS. She has also served as the CEO of Optimus Global Services (a Polaris Software BPO). Qualified from IIM Bangalore, her initial stint with the Indian Foreign Service was succeeded by roles in the banking sector in ANZ Grindlays Bank and HDFC Bank.
Said Srinivasan H.R., Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, TAKE Solutions: “Ms. Krishnan’s invaluable industry experience of 27 years and her executive leadership will be a tremendous value addition to the Board in leading TAKE’s envisioned growth initiatives.”
Added Uma Ratnam Krishnan:"I am honored to have been asked to take this role. TAKE Solutions is well-positioned to tap into new opportunities in the niche industries it operates in. I look forward to working with the Company as we embark on this exciting journey."