People Movement

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

Ericsson SVP And CMO Helena Norrman Quits

Ericsson SVP And CMO Helena Norrman Quits

January 16, 2019 at 1:11 pm 0 comments

Ericsson Wednesday said Helena Norrman, company’s Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer and Head of Marketing and Corporate Relations, has put in her papers. The company said she has decided to leave Ericsson to pursue opportunities outside the company. Börje Ekholm, President and CEO, says: “Helena has beenRead More

D-Link Appoints Chetan Sabnis To Strengthen Enterprise Business

D-Link Appoints Chetan Sabnis To Strengthen Enterprise Business

January 3, 2019 at 3:54 pm 0 comments

In recent times D-Link has made some extensive plans to strengthen its Enterprise business segment. From expanding its product line, to establishing a dedicated vertical specific team, to investing in enhancing its support infrastructure for enterprise customers – D-Link has brought about significant transformation in its enterprise business operations. InRead More

Nokia Names Sandra Motley As President Of Fixed Networks Business

Nokia Names Sandra Motley As President Of Fixed Networks Business

December 31, 2018 at 3:10 pm 0 comments

Nokia Monday named Sandra Motley as President of its Fixed Networks Business Group. She will take office from January 1, 2019 and will report to Nokia President and CEO Rajeev Suri. Earlier she was the COO of same the business unit. Motley will succeed Federico Guillén, who has been namedRead More

Brightstar India Appoints Luciano Ferreira As New CFO

Brightstar India Appoints Luciano Ferreira As New CFO

December 18, 2018 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

Brightstar India, subsidiary of Brightsar Corporation and the firm that offers managed services for mobile devices and accessories, has appointed Luciano Ferreira as the new Chief Financial Officer for India. Luciano has more than 20 years of experience in the telecom industry and has worked in several markets including Africa,Read More

Cisco’s Dinesh Khurana Joins Collinear As VP, Engineering

Cisco’s Dinesh Khurana Joins Collinear As VP, Engineering

December 12, 2018 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Collinear, a developer of ultra-high capacity, over-the-air connectivity solutions for transforming network communications, today announced the appointment of Dinesh Khurana as its new Vice President of Engineering. Khurana joins Collinear with over 25 years of technical and executive experience in networking and telecommunications, most recently as Senior Director of EngineeringRead More

Tech Mahindra : Jagdish Mitra Replaces Manoj Chugh As Enterprise Business Head

Tech Mahindra : Jagdish Mitra Replaces Manoj Chugh As Enterprise Business Head

December 11, 2018 at 1:32 pm 0 comments

CP Gurnani led Tech Mahindra Tuesday announced a major reshuffle at the top deck. Manoj Chugh who was heading the firm’s enterprise business has stepped down and Jagdish Mitra has been promoted to take up that role. The company said the leadership changes will drive the organization’s growth and leadRead More

Knowlarity Appoints Yatish Mehrotra As CEO

Knowlarity Appoints Yatish Mehrotra As CEO

December 3, 2018 at 12:04 pm 0 comments

Cloud communications provider Knowlarity has appointed veteran telecom professional Yatish Mehrotra as its CEO. In his role, Yatish will spearhead the company’s overall business and growth strategy. He will also leverage his extensive domain experience to drive expansion and profitability for Knowlarity. An alumnus of IIT-BHU, Yatish has over 25Read More

Airtel Appoints Adarsh Nair As Chief Product Officer

Airtel Appoints Adarsh Nair As Chief Product Officer

November 15, 2018 at 9:19 am 0 comments

Bharti Airtel has appointed Adarsh Nair as Chief Product Officer. In his new role Adarsh will be the custodian of Airtel’s digital products and platforms, and play a pivotal role in the company’s digital transformation journey. “He will work closely with Airtel’s leadership team and partners to identify and prioritize marketRead More

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

November 13, 2018 at 9:34 pm 0 comments

Binny Bansal, who co-founded Flipkart along with Sachin Bansal, has resigned from his post of Group CEO with immediate effect. A complaint regarding his personal misconduct has been attributed to his resignation from the firm. “His decision follows an independent investigation done on behalf of Flipkart and Walmart into anRead More

Avaya Appoints Gaurav Passi Head Of Its Cloud Business

Avaya Appoints Gaurav Passi Head Of Its Cloud Business

November 12, 2018 at 12:05 pm 0 comments

Global unified communications major Avaya has appointed Gaurav Passi as its head of the company’s cloud business. Appointed as President of Avaya Cloud, Passi will be reporting to the company’s CEO Jim Chirico. Passi will be responsible for accelerating the company’s delivery of cloud-based solutions and driving continued momentum toRead More