People Movement

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

Mary Yang Joins Ciena as Senior VP and Chief Strategy Officer

Mary Yang Joins Ciena as Senior VP and Chief Strategy Officer

April 16, 2020 at 1:59 pm 0 comments

Ciena has appointed Mary Yang as senior vice president and chief strategy officer. Yang will have responsibility for driving Ciena’s overall corporate strategy as well as execution of corporate development activities, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and related integrations. Reporting to President and CEO Gary B. Smith, Yang will serveRead More

Dassault Systems Appoints Deepak NG as MD for India

Dassault Systems Appoints Deepak NG as MD for India

February 24, 2020 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

Dassault Systems Monday said it has appointed Deepak NG as its Managing Director for India. The company said Deepak NG will expand Dassault Systems’ India business strategy in line with the opportunities that the country has to offer in the manufacturing, infrastructure and cities, and life sciences domains. “India hasRead More

Veeam Appoints Gil Vega As New CISO

Veeam Appoints Gil Vega As New CISO

February 21, 2020 at 10:58 am 0 comments

Backup solutions expert Veeam Software has appointed Gil Vega as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Vega, whose previous experience includes serving as Managing Director and CISO at CME Group, Inc. and as the Associate Chief Information Officer & CISO for the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S. Immigration & CustomsRead More

OPPO Appoints Elvis Zhou As India President

OPPO Appoints Elvis Zhou As India President

February 13, 2020 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

OPPO, a leading global smart device brand today announced the appointment of Mr. Elvis Zhou as the President of its India Operations. In his new role, Mr. Zhou will be spearheading OPPO’s business strategy in India. Mr. Zhou takes the position in order to fulfill the company’s expansion plans asRead More

Google Appoints Sanjay Gupta As Country Manager

Google Appoints Sanjay Gupta As Country Manager

November 8, 2019 at 1:19 pm 0 comments

Google today announced the appointment of Sanjay Gupta as its new Country Manager and Vice President of Sales and Operations for India. Sanjay will contribute to Google’s ongoing efforts to expand the internet ecosystem in the country, driving Internet adoption among consumers and businesses and accelerating innovation. He will takeRead More

Tata Comm Ropes In Amur  Lakshminarayanan As MD

Tata Comm Ropes In Amur Lakshminarayanan As MD

October 4, 2019 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

Tata Communications has appointed Amur S Lakshminarayanan as its new Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer – Designate. Lakshmi brings with him over 35 years of experience in a broad range of leadership roles across industries and regions around the world. Most recently at TCS, he successfully managed andRead More

Check Point Appoints Sundar Balasubramanian As MD For India And SAARC

Check Point Appoints Sundar Balasubramanian As MD For India And SAARC

September 3, 2019 at 5:24 pm 0 comments

Check Point Software Technologies today announced the appointment of Sundar N Balasubramanian as Managing Director for the India and SAARC region as Bhaskar Bakthavatsalu has been promoted to take on a global role. The changes are effective immediately. As Managing Director for India and SAARC, Sundar will be responsible forRead More

Nokia Appoints Gabriela Styf Sjöman As Chief Strategy Officer

Nokia Appoints Gabriela Styf Sjöman As Chief Strategy Officer

August 22, 2019 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Nokia Thursday Gabriela Styf Sjöman as Chief Strategy Officer and member of the Group Leadership team, effective December 1, 2019. Gabriela succeeds Kathrin Buvac as Chief Strategy Officer, who continues in the role of President of Nokia Enterprise and member of the Group Leadership Team. Gabriela joins Nokia from TeliaRead More

Vodafone Idea CEO Balesh Sharma Steps Down

Vodafone Idea CEO Balesh Sharma Steps Down

August 19, 2019 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

Vodafone Idea’s CEO Balesh Sharma has stepped down from his post. The company said it was because of some personal reasons. The company also added that he will take up a new role within Vodafone Group. Ravinder Takkar, currently Vodafone Group’s representative in India, will be appointed as his successorRead More

Rajesh Sud Joins Bharti Enterprises As MD – Financial Services

Rajesh Sud Joins Bharti Enterprises As MD – Financial Services

August 13, 2019 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

Bharti Enterprises has appointed Rajesh Sud as Managing Director – Financial Services. He will report to Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman, Bharti Enterprises. Rajesh takes over from Soumen Ghosh (Sam) who successfully led and turned around the financial services business. In his new role, Rajesh will lead the Group’s financialRead More