People: Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH.OQ)

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D'Souza, Francisco 

Mr. Francisco D'Souza is Vice Chairman of the Board of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation. He has been our Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors since 2007. He also served as our President from 2007 to 2012. Mr. D’Souza joined Cognizant as a co-founder in 1994, the year it was started as a division of The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, and was previously our Chief Operating Officer from 2003 to 2006 and held a variety of other senior management positions at Cognizant from 1997 to 2003. Mr. D’Souza has served on the Board of Directors of General Electric Company, or GE, since 2013, where he is currently a member of the Audit Committee and the Technology and Industrial Risk Committee. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of Carnegie Mellon University, as Co-Chairman of the Board of Trustees of The New York Hall of Science and on the Board of Directors of the U.S.-India Business Council. Mr. D’Souza has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Macau and a Master of Business Administration, or MBA, degree from Carnegie Mellon University.

Basic Compensation

Total Annual Compensation, USD 750,000
Restricted Stock Award, USD 12,000,000
Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD --
All Other, USD 1,344,580
Fiscal Year Total, USD 14,094,500

Options Compensation

  Quantity Market Value
Exercisable 15,583,594 --
Unexercisable -- --
Exercised 240,000 --