Trivandrum, 27 June 2007: IBS Software Services, a leading global provider of newgeneration IT solutions to the Travel, Transportation and Logistics (TTL) industry, has announced the appointment of Mr. Anthony Joseph as Senior Vice President and Global Head of Human Resources. With well over 20 years of experience in Human Resources, Anthony has worked with some of the big names in the IT industry

Anthony will be part of the Group’s management team and will be based out of IBS’ corporate headquarters at Trivandrum.

"Anthony brings tremendous thought leadership and understanding of the current market dynamics, having managed huge teams in some of the biggest IT companies in the country," said V K Mathews, Chairman & Managing Director, IBS Group. “Anthony’s experience with shaping HR as a credible business partner in a high-growth- scale business will be directly relevant to IBS during the next stage of our aggressive expansion", he added.

Prior to IBS, Anthony was the Head of HR for Convergys' Information Management business with additional responsibility for HR Operations across the contact centres covering 12,000 employees. He has also worked with leading global companies such as Deloitte Consulting, General Electric and EDS India.

Anthony has a bachelor's degree in Commerce from St Xavier’s, Calcutta and is a Post Graduate in Personnel Management from XLRI, Jamshedpur.