“Sanjiv has an impressive track record of growth and entrepreneurial success. He joins Verizon at a pivotal time as significant disruptions in the EMEA region also present more opportunities as our customers continue to use advanced technologies to further transform their respective industries,” said Massimo Peselli.
Sanjiv joins Verizon from Cognizant, where he held various strategic roles and was a respected leader. He led the company’s digital business unit in Europe and Latin America and oversaw its strong growth. Sanjiv went on to lead the company’s global Artificial Intelligence and Google Cloud Business. Prior to Cognizant, Sanjiv was Regional CEO of a $2 billion company at Computer Sciences Corporation (now DXC Technology), which led the UK, Ireland and Benelux.