MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Bristlecone, a subsidiary of Mahindra & Mahindra, today announced that its board of directors has appointed Irfan A. Khan as the President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Speaking on the appointment Ulhas Yargop, President, Information Technology Sector & CTO, Mahindra Group, said: "We are pleased to appoint Irfan Khan to lead Bristlecone into its next phase of growth and innovation. During his 12 years with Bristlecone, Irfan has played pivotal roles in the success of the company."
"I am honored to have been chosen by the board. With a continuing focus on supply chain, we have increased innovation in the areas of cloud, data, mobility and analytic services. Our goal is to provide high value to our Customers and Partners through business solutions by expanding our service portfolio, innovation capabilities and our partnership ecosystem," said Irfan.
Irfan has been part of Bristlecone for over a decade and was most recently the Senior Vice President, Global Field Operations. An accomplished industry veteran, Irfan has 20 years of leadership experience in large and medium sized organizations, where he successfully led organizational changes and process improvements in markets across the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia.
Bristlecone is a trusted supply chain advisor for a large number of Fortune 500 companies. Its services are an optimal blend of Industry, Process and Application knowledge. Bristlecone’s solution portfolio leverages its intellectual property towards next generation technologies such as Cloud, Analytics, Mobility and Social. Bristlecone partners with leading software firms like SAP, Oracle, Ariba, SPS Commerce and Kinaxis to provide differentiated and measurable value across multiple industries including Hi-Tech, Retail, CPG, Chemical, Automotive and Process Industries. Gartner has rated Bristlecone among the top Supply Chain Management System Integrators.
Headquartered in Mountain View, California, Bristlecone has a global presence including offices in NA, Europe and Asia Pacific. To know more visit: http://www.bcone.com