People Movement

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

Airtel Payments Bank Appoints Anubrata Biswas as MD And CEO

Airtel Payments Bank Appoints Anubrata Biswas as MD And CEO

May 24, 2018 at 3:56 pm 0 comments

Airtel Payments Bank today said that it has appointed Anubrata Biswas as its Managing Director & CEO. In his new role, Anubrata will be responsible for driving Airtel Payments Bank’s mission of taking convenient and innovative digital banking services to the doorstep of every Indian. This post was vacant since lastRead More

Nokia Appoints Sri Reddy Co-president Of Optical Networks Business

Nokia Appoints Sri Reddy Co-president Of Optical Networks Business

May 15, 2018 at 12:53 pm 0 comments

Nokia today announced it has appointed Sri Reddy as co-president of Nokia IP/Optical Networks or ION business group. Besides, Reddy has also been inducted as member of the Group Leadership Team (GLT), with immediate effect. Basil Alwan, the current President of ION business group, will continue as a GLT member,Read More

Quick Heal Appoints Nitin Kulkarni As CFO

Quick Heal Appoints Nitin Kulkarni As CFO

May 11, 2018 at 1:19 pm 0 comments

IT security firm Quick Heal Technologies has appointed Nitin Kulkarni as its new Chief Financial Officer. In his new role, he will oversee all the financial aspects of the Company including financial planning and analysis, accounting and financial reporting, Mergers & Acquisitions as well as managing Transactional Processing Systems, Legal, TaxRead More

Qualcomm India Appoints Rajen Vagadia as Country Manager

Qualcomm India Appoints Rajen Vagadia as Country Manager

May 11, 2018 at 9:48 am 0 comments

Larry Paulson, the India head of Qualcomm, is moving out to the headquarters in San Diego and  Rajen Vagadia has been appointed as country manager of Qualcomm India. While Larry will move out in June, Rajen takes charge immediately, the company said in a statement. Larry would be helping outRead More

Google Cloud Appoints Nitin Bawankule As India Country Head

Google Cloud Appoints Nitin Bawankule As India Country Head

May 8, 2018 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

Google has appointed Nitin Bawankule as the country head for Google Cloud India that offers cloud platform services to Indian businesses in India. Nitin who has been with Google India for over six years as the Head of Sales for multiple verticals including ecommerce, retail, classifieds, education will report toRead More

Virtusa Appoints Madhavan Satagopan As Executive Vice President

Virtusa Appoints Madhavan Satagopan As Executive Vice President

May 7, 2018 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital engineering and IT outsourcing services that accelerate business outcomes for its clients, today announced the appointment of Madhavan Satagopan as Executive Vice President for Non-linear Business Strategies. In this role, Madhavan will be responsible for driving changes in the company’s go-to-market approach towardsRead More

Intex Appoints Rajiv Bakshi As CMO

Intex Appoints Rajiv Bakshi As CMO

April 30, 2018 at 1:44 pm 0 comments

Intex, the makers of smartphones, TVs and plethora of other electronic appliances, has appointed Rajiv Bakshi as its new CMO. Though the company made the announcement today, Bakshi’s LinkedIn profile mentions his appointment dates back to October 2017. “As the CMO, he will envision Intex’s Go-To-Market Strategy for the entireRead More

Ericsson Appoints Erik Ekudden As Group CTO

Ericsson Appoints Erik Ekudden As Group CTO

March 28, 2018 at 10:33 am 0 comments

Technology major Ericsson has appointed Erik Ekudden as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. He will join office from 1 April and would report to President and CEO Borje Ekholm. “Erik Ekudden leads our technology strategy, a key enabler for our customers’ success as we are on the brinkRead More

Bridge Alliance Appoints Ong Geok Chwee As New CEO

Bridge Alliance Appoints Ong Geok Chwee As New CEO

March 26, 2018 at 9:22 am 0 comments

Bridge Alliance, an association of telecom operators in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Monday named Ms. Ong Geok Chwee as its new Chief Executive Officer. she takes office from 26 March 2018. Geok Chwee joins Bridge Alliance with more than 20 years of experience in the infocomm technology industry.Read More

Informatica Elevates Sathesh Murthy As Managing Director

Informatica Elevates Sathesh Murthy As Managing Director

March 22, 2018 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Enterprise cloud management solution provider Informatica has appointed Sathesh Murthy as its new Managing Director. Murthy, who has been with the firm for last 14 years, has been elevated to the position of MD from his current role as vice president, R&D. “Over the past 15 years, Informatica India hasRead More