IBS Software announced the appointment of Anand Krishnan as its Chief Executive Officer. Reporting to V K Mathews, Executive Chairman, IBS Group, Krishnan will lead IBS’ worldwide operations and over 3000 employees globally. Anand comes to IBS with a 20-year track record of building high-growth software businesses. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President at Canonical Software where he led the commercialisation and growth of the Ubuntu business. Prior to that, he held several Executive positions over a decade at Microsoft Corp and was responsible for launching Microsoft’s Cloud business internationally.