MUMBAI Feb 13 Infosys Ltd's Chief
Executive Vishal Sikka said talk in media on corporate
governance issues at the software services firm was
"distracting" and that he had good relations with the firm's
founders, including N.R. Narayana Murthy.
India's second biggest IT services company, based in the
tech hub of Bengaluru, has recently been in an escalating public
spat with its founders and former executives, who have accused
its board of lapses in corporate governance.
"All this drama that has been going on in the media, it's
very distracting - it takes away attention - but underneath that
there is a very strong fabric that this company is based on and
it is a real privilege for me to be its leader," Sikka said in
response to a question at the Kotak Institutional Equities
conference in Mumbai on Monday.
(Reporting by Abhirup Roy, Swati Bhat and Euan Rocha; Editing
by Himani Sarkar)