People Movement

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

Qualcomm CFO George Davis Quits, Joins Rival Intel Same Day

Qualcomm CFO George Davis Quits, Joins Rival Intel Same Day

April 3, 2019 at 9:16 am 0 comments

Qualcomm has informed that its CFO George Davis quit the company after a six-year service. However, it is bit surprising that Davis’ departure from Qualcomm became effective on the some day. It became more interesting that within hours of this announcement, Intel announced that Davis joined the firm as itsRead More

Spirent Appoints Amdocs Group President Eric Updyke As New CEO

Spirent Appoints Amdocs Group President Eric Updyke As New CEO

April 1, 2019 at 11:22 pm 0 comments

Global test and measurement firm Spirent Communications Monday appointed Eric Updyke as its new CEO. Eric joined from global communication experience solutions firm Amdocs where he worked as Group President. Though Eric Updyke joined Spirent today, he will formally take up the role of CEO following the company’s AGM on 1Read More

Tejas Networks Appoints Former SEBI Chairman C B Bhave As Director

Tejas Networks Appoints Former SEBI Chairman C B Bhave As Director

March 25, 2019 at 9:53 am 0 comments

Tejas Networks has appointed former SEBI Chairman Mr. C.B Bhave as an Independent Director and Mr. Arnob Roy as an Executive Director who will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), with effect from March 25, 2019, based on the recommendations of the Nominations and Remunerations Committee. With theseRead More

Bharti Airtel Appoints Nakul Sehgal As Corporate Chief Financial Officer

Bharti Airtel Appoints Nakul Sehgal As Corporate Chief Financial Officer

March 14, 2019 at 6:31 pm 0 comments

India’s leading telecom operator Bharti Airtel has appointed Nakul Sehgal as Corporate Chief Financial Officer. He will report to   the company’s chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Nakul will be the key interface between the corporate office and operations, will lead the investor relations & group taxation functions, monitor investments acrossRead More

Citrix Appoints Ravindra Kelkar As Area VP

Citrix Appoints Ravindra Kelkar As Area VP

March 5, 2019 at 4:35 pm 0 comments

Citrix announced the elevation of Ravindra Kelkar to Area Vice President, Sales & Services, India Sub-continent, from his previous role as Senior Director, Enterprise & Public Sector, Citrix India. In his new role, he will be responsible for accelerating business growth in the Indian subcontinent (India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, MauritiusRead More

Tata Communications Elevates Sumeet Walia To CMO

Tata Communications Elevates Sumeet Walia To CMO

March 5, 2019 at 10:31 am 0 comments

Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, announces the appointment of Sumeet Walia as its Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. In this role, Sumeet will lead and align the global sales and marketing functions around the company’s go-to-market strategy to drive business growth in all markets worldwide. Commenting onRead More

Moglix Appoints Sandeep Goel As Senior VP – Technology

Moglix Appoints Sandeep Goel As Senior VP – Technology

February 15, 2019 at 9:18 am 0 comments

Moglix, the Ratan Tata-backed B2B e-commence  firm, has appointed Sandeep Goel as the Senior Vice President – Technology. Being part of the senior leadership team, Sandeep will be responsible for bringing in a technology first thinking to the overall commerce business, with technology playing a critical role in Moglix’s journeyRead More

Flock Appoints Sam Mallikarjunan As Chief Revenue Officer

Flock Appoints Sam Mallikarjunan As Chief Revenue Officer

February 7, 2019 at 12:54 pm 0 comments

Flock, the team messaging and collaboration platform, has appointed Sam Mallikarjunan as Chief Revenue Officer. Sam will be responsible for driving the global market engagement, expansion and for channelizing revenue operations for Flock both globally and in India. His appointment will provide a major boost to Flock’s foothold in theRead More

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