Tech solutions firm Collabera names new CEO

Collabera, a Basking Ridge-based technology talent solutions provider, has named a new CEO, it announced Wednesday.

Karthik “KK” Krishnamurthy, who had been part of the leadership team at Teaneck-based Cognizant, will now be tasked with building on Collabera’s reach as a provider of technology and talent solutions, as well as growing its capabilities and clientele.

“KK is the perfect CEO for Collabera to realize its potential,” Chairman Hiten Patel said in a prepared statement. “He has a strong track record in scaling global businesses in the technology world. He has a strong track record in scaling global business in the technology world. He will bring a visionary, client-first and human-centric leadership style that will take Collabera to the next level.”

Krishnamurthy had been senior vice president and global markets leader at Cognizant, driving growth at a number of businesses and leading a series of strategic initiatives.

There is a tectonic shift happening in the industry, with technology moving from context to core for organizations and businesses,” he said in a statement. “… I am honored to lead Collabera during this time, when the company is well-positioned to capitalize on this opportunity, through its global focus on just-in-time talent, services, training and next-generation delivery platforms.”