Category: Executive Movements

Schneider Electric India elevates Niharika Mohan

Schneider Electric, a multinational corporation specializing in electrical equipment, has elevated Niharika Mohan to the role of Vice President, HR, Admin and CSR, Luminous Power Technologies, which is a retail brand of Schneider Electric India. Niharika will be incharge of guiding the people strategy and workplace compliance for all business divisions of Luminous Power Technologies.…

Udemy expands its leadership team

An online learning and teaching player, Udemy, has announced the appointment of Prasad Gune as senior vice president- Product. His role will be to lead the company’s product management, design, and UX research teams.  Earlier, Gune had worked as SVP(Product) at OpenTable, where he led a 70-person product and design team. As per the company’s…

Former Airtel Executive Manoj Kohli to head SoftBank India

SoftBank India has appointed Manoj Kohli to head its business in India. The move comes after a nearly five-year stint as the chairman of the Japanese telecom and investment giant’s renewable energy business SB Energy. Manoj Kohli, the former Bharti Airtel executive, has an experience of over 40 years. He has headed Airtel’s international operations…

Meritor appoints Chris Villavarayan as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Meritor, Inc. announced the appointment of Chris Villavarayan as executive vice president and chief operating officer (COO), effective immediately. Villavarayan, 49, has served as senior vice president and president of Meritor’s Global Truck segment since January 2018. In this new position, Villavarayan will have global operating responsibility for both of Meritor’s business segments, Global Truck…

Vyaire Medical appoints Gaurav Agarwal as Chief Executive Officer

Vyaire Medical, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Gaurav Agarwal as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Agarwal succeeds Dave Eckley, who is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer, but will remain on the company’s Board of Directors. Agarwal brings to Vyaire Medical extensive global leadership experience in medical devices and a proven…

Government appoints Heads of three large state-run Banks

The government appoints heads of three large state-run banks in the country, to help stabilise their operations. The new appointments were made in Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank and Bank of India. The appointments were made based on the recommendations of the Banks Board Bureau in November last year, which are now being accepted and…

Xiaomi reshuffles leadership roles in India

Chinese mobile handset manufacturer Xiaomi has recently announced the reshuffling of a few leadership roles in India. Global Vice-President and Managing Director India, Manu Kumar Jain will now take on the role of deciding the company’s entry into newer global markets and product categories. He will hand over his responsibilities of expanding the company into…