People Movement

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

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

COMIO Chief Marketing Officer Sumit Sehgal Quits

COMIO Chief Marketing Officer Sumit Sehgal Quits

September 4, 2018 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

The Chief Marketing Officer of smartphone brand Comio Sumit Sehgal has quit the company. While executives at firms come and go, Sumit’s exit from Comio before the start of festive season is little unfortunate. Comio executives have confirmed this development. Sumit had joined the Chinese smartphone brand exactly a yearRead More

Ajay Chitkara Elevated As Director and CEO Of Airtel Business

Ajay Chitkara Elevated As Director and CEO Of Airtel Business

June 25, 2018 at 1:36 pm 0 comments

Airtel on Monday announced some leadership changes for its B2B unit – Airtel Business. It elevated Ajay Chitkara as Director and CEO – Airtel Business. In his new role, Ajay will spearhead Airtel Business as an integrated unit that will include both domestic enterprise and global enterprise operations of the company. AjayRead More

Sunil Bharti Mittal Appointed Honorary Chairman Of International Chamber Of Commerce

Sunil Bharti Mittal Appointed Honorary Chairman Of International Chamber Of Commerce

June 21, 2018 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

The International Chamber of Commerce today announced that Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman of Bharti Enterprises will step down as the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Chair having worked towards promoting rules-based policy-making to enable inclusive trade, innovation and job-creation on behalf of more than 6 million members worldwide.Read More

Sharad Mehrotra, CEO, Telenor Myanmar

Former Telenor India Head Sharad Mehrotra Appointed CEO Of Telenor Myanmar

June 19, 2018 at 7:31 pm 0 comments

Telenor on Tuesday announced few changes in the management of various markets in Asia including Thailand and Myanmar. Former Telenor India CEO Sharad Mehrotra has been appointed as CEO of Telenor Myanmar. Mehrotra joined Telenor in 2008 and has served in senior management positions in India and Myanmar, most recentlyRead More

Oppo Rejigs Top Deck, Appoints Charles Wong As India Head

Oppo Rejigs Top Deck, Appoints Charles Wong As India Head

May 28, 2018 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone brand Oppo on Monday announced new leadership team for its international business operations. It has also appointed a new man, Charles Wong, to head its India operations. Alen Wu, Vice President of Oppo, formerly in charge of China Marketing and Sales, has been appointed to head the company’sRead More