James Lennox was Promoted as Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer at Cognizant

Date of management change: January 15, 2016 

What Happened?

Teaneck, NJ-based Cognizant Promoted James Lennox as Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer


About the Company

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the worlds leading professional services companies, transforming clients​ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 195 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world.


About the Person

James Patrick Lennox has been Chief People Officer and Executive Vice President at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation since January 2016. Mr. Lennox previously served as Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation from June 2013 to December 2016 and as Vice President, North America Human Resources from July 2011 to June 2013. Previous roles he held at cognizant included leading the workforce management team, operations director for its banking and insurance practices, leading regional hr teams and serving as the chief of staff to the cognizant`s Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining cognizant in 2004, he held various management roles in operations, Human Resources, resource management and recruiting for the North American regions of cap gemini and ernst & young. He started his career at Ernst & Young Consulting. Mr. Lennox has a bachelor of science degree in business administration from St. Thomas Aquinas College and an MBA degree from Fordham University.


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