People Movement

This section deals with hiring, appointments, layoffs and all kind of people movement in the telecom industry – be it local or global.

Ciena India Appoints Rajesh Nambiar As Chairman And President

Ciena India Appoints Rajesh Nambiar As Chairman And President

July 2, 2019 at 9:46 am 0 comments

Telecom networking firm Ciena has appointed Rajesh Nambiar as Chairman and President of Ciena India in a newly established role to coordinate and accelerate the company’s advancement in the country. Based out of Ciena’s recently expanded Gurgaon campus, Rajesh provides executive leadership for local customers and partners, gives Ciena aRead More

Fisher Yuan Is Coolpad India’s New CEO

Fisher Yuan Is Coolpad India’s New CEO

June 21, 2019 at 1:13 pm 0 comments

Coolpad India, the Indian unit of Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad, has appointed Fisher Yuan as its new CEO. As the CEO, Fisher will be driving the mission and vision of the company while overseeing its day-to-day operations. As Coolpad further strengthens its presence in India, Fisher will create a strategicRead More

Tech Advocacy Firm ITI Hires Kumar Deep As Country Manager

Tech Advocacy Firm ITI Hires Kumar Deep As Country Manager

June 19, 2019 at 11:16 am 0 comments

Global technology industry trade group ITI (Information Technology Industry Council) Wednesday announced that it has appointed Kumar Deep as its Country Manager for India. Based in New Delhi he will lead the global technology trade association’s engagement in the country. Deep’s work will focus on expanding ITI’s engagement with the IndianRead More

Ericsson Elevates Stella Medlicott To Senior Vice President

Ericsson Elevates Stella Medlicott To Senior Vice President

June 4, 2019 at 1:38 pm 0 comments

Stella Medlicott is appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Group Function Marketing & Corporate Relations at Ericsson, and a member of Ericsson’s Executive Team. Stella Medlicott currently holds the position as Vice President, Marketing & Communications and Government & Industry Relations within Ericsson’s Market Area Europe and Latin America.Read More

Keysight Appoints Former Oracle EVP Joanne Olsen To Board

Keysight Appoints Former Oracle EVP Joanne Olsen To Board

May 28, 2019 at 1:19 pm 0 comments

Global test and measurement firm Keysight Technologies has appointed former Oracle executive Vice President Joanne Olsen to the Board of Directors. She joins immediately, the company said in a statement. “We are delighted to welcome Joanne to Keysight’s Board. She has a proven track record of execution in the technologyRead More

Wes Bush

Cisco Appoints Wesley Bush To Board Of Directors

May 27, 2019 at 10:38 am 0 comments

Cisco has announced the appointment of Wesley Bush, chairman of Northrop Grumman Corporation, to its board of directors, effective May 21. The appointment of Bush brings Cisco’s board to ten members. “Wes is a well-respected leader with deep technology expertise,” said Chuck Robbins, chairman and CEO, Cisco. “His insights fromRead More

Viacom18 Digital Ventures Appoints Gourav Rakshit As COO

Viacom18 Digital Ventures Appoints Gourav Rakshit As COO

May 2, 2019 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

Viacom18, today, announced the appointment of Gourav Rakshit as COO – Viacom18 Digital Ventures. He will be joining the organization in May 2019, and will be reporting to Sudhanshu Vats, Group CEO & MD, Viacom18. “Our digital foray has grown exponentially since its inception 3 years back, with the sharply segmentedRead More

Snap Appoints Durgesh Kaushik To Head Market Development In India

Snap Appoints Durgesh Kaushik To Head Market Development In India

April 24, 2019 at 4:05 pm 0 comments

Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, has hired Durgesh Kaushik as its Head, Market Development for India. Incidentally Kaushik becomes the first employee of Snap in India. Durgesh Kaushik will lead local market development activities including strategic partnerships, community development and overall ecosystem initiatives that support growth. Durgesh will initiallyRead More

Affle Appoints Gulrez Alam As Chief Investment & Strategy Officer

Affle Appoints Gulrez Alam As Chief Investment & Strategy Officer

April 22, 2019 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

Technology driven mobile advertising firm Affle has appointed Gulrez Alam as the Chief Investment & Strategy Officer to strengthen its leadership team and help drive growth for the Affle group. Gulrez will be driving Affle group’s strategy and investments and use his extensive experience in extending the Company offerings toRead More

Tata Comm Appoints Pathmal Gunawardana Head Of Americas Business

Tata Comm Appoints Pathmal Gunawardana Head Of Americas Business

April 17, 2019 at 10:05 pm 0 comments

Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, has named Pathmal Gunawardana as its Head of Americas. In his new role, Gunawardana will be responsible for accelerating customer adoption of Tata Communications’ hybrid WAN, cloud enablement and business collaboration services across North and South America. The company said this appointmentRead More