A global leader in payments technology FSS has appointed Bask Iyer as its new Independent Director. This appointment will be effective from October 19, 2018.
Iyer is a veteran in banking industry with over 25 years of experience in driving change at Fortune 100 companies.
Prior to joining FSS, he was associated with Silicon Valley-based technology leader – VMware as its Chief Technology Officer. He joined VMware in March 2015 and was recently leading its global information and technology group, that manages the company’s critical worldwide business systems. In August 2018, he took on the additional responsibility of General Manager – Edge/IoT at Dell.
He held several senior leadership positions in Dell, Juniper Networks, Honeywell and GlaxoSmithKline. Iyer is also on the board of an interesting portfolio of companies.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Annamalai University (India) and a master’s degree in Computer Science from the Florida Institute of Technology (USA).
Nagaraj Mylandla, Chairman and Managing Director, FSS, said, “We have aggressive global expansion plans and Bask Iyer’s appointment will give FSS an impetus in this direction.”