Genpact Appoints Hanspeter Spek to Board of Directors
NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 – Genpact Limited (NYSE: G), a global leader in transforming and running business processes and operations, today announced that it has appointed Hanspeter Spek as a member of its Board of Directors.
“We are honored to have Hanspeter join the Genpact Board. With his extensive global experience, he will bring significant value to Genpact and its Board", said Robert Scott, Chairman of the Board, Genpact.
Spek, who also currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Sanofi Germany, spent his career in the pharmaceutical industry where he most recently served as president of Global Operations at Sanofi S.A. before retiring in June 2013. Beginning his career at Pfizer, where he spent more than 10 years in increasingly responsible product and marketing management roles, Spek then joined Sanofi in 1985. His tenure there spanned a number of senior management roles including senior vice president of Europe following the merger with Synthélabo in 1999, director of Worldwide Operations of Sanofi-Synthélabo, and executive vice president of Global Pharmaceutical Operations for Sanofi-Aventis before he was promoted to president of Global Operations in 2009. A native of Germany, he currently resides in Paris.
“Genpact is thrilled to add another outstanding business leader to our Board. Hanspeter, who has had such a long and distinguished career in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry, will bring great insights in one of our core focus industries", said NV ‘Tiger’ Tyagarajan, president and CEO, Genpact.
Genpact Limited (NYSE: G) is a global leader in transforming and running business processes and operations, including those that are complex and industry-specific. Our mission is to help clients become more competitive by making their enterprises more intelligent through becoming more adaptive, innovative, globally effective and connected to their own clients. Genpact stands for Generating Impact – visible in tighter cost management as well as better management of risk, regulations and growth for hundreds of long-term clients including more than 100 of the Fortune Global 500. Our approach is distinctive – we offer an unbiased, agile combination of smarter processes, crystallized in our Smart Enterprise Processes (SEPSM) proprietary framework, along with analytics and technology, which limits upfront investments and enhances future adaptability. We have global critical mass – 64,000+ employees in 24 countries with key management and corporate offices in New York City – while remaining flexible and collaborative, and a management team that drives client partnerships personally. Our history is unique – behind our single-minded passion for process and operational excellence is the Lean and Six Sigma heritage of a former General Electric division that has served GE businesses for more than 15 years. Follow Genpact on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.
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