Reliance Communications appoints Gurdeep Singh as President and CEO for Wireless Business
Reliance Communications today announced the appointment of Gurdeep Singh as President and CEO of its Wireless Business. Gurdeep will be responsible for leading Reliance Communications Wireless Business to achieve higher revenues and profitability.
Additionally, Gurdeep Singh will also be a member of Reliance Management Board (RMB).
Speaking on the appointment, Gurdeep Singh said, “I am delighted to be a part of the Reliance Group and look forward to an exciting journey in taking Reliance Communications Wireless Business to greater heights”.
Gurdeep Singh has experience of 29 years and has worked in sectors like telecom, home appliances and consumer electronics.
Prior to joining Reliance Group, Gurdeep was the Chief Operating Officer, India, with Aircel. He has also worked in Hutch (now Vodafone) as Director – Operations, North, for about five years.
Invensys appoints Terence Chan as General Manager, Asia Pacific business operations
Invensys Operations Management, a global provider of technology systems, software solutions and consulting services to the process and manufacturing industries appointed Terence Chan as the General Manager for Asia Pacific business operations. In his role, Terence will be responsible for all direct and indirect sales, delivery, in-country leadership, strategic sales centres, regional marketing and communications, engineering delivery, projects and consulting services and enterprise client executives and client executives.
Terence has over 32 years of experience across finance, market development, sales and general management, with a strong solutions background across many industry verticals. He joined Invensys in 2009 as Vice President and Managing Director of the company's ASEAN, Japan and Taiwan operations.
Prior to joining Invensys, Terence was the President of the Asia Pacific and Japan Region of Mircrostrategy, a global leader in business intelligence technology.
He also served as the Regional Managing Director, East Asia, in Siebel Systems, he has held key leadership positions in SAP, a global enterprise systems technology leader, for over a decade where he was the Executive Vice President and Managing Director, South East Asia.
Best Western India appoints Yuvneet Suri as Associate Vice President -Operations
Best Western India, part of the world largest hotel chain has announced the appointment of Mr. Yuvneet Suri as Associate Vice President - Operations.
With more than two decades of experience in the hospitality industry, Yuvneet has worked with some of the best names in the industry, including Ruby Tuesday, Carlson Hotels and Sarovar Hotels. Yuvneet started his career with The Ashok, Delhi as a management trainee.
“Yuvneet is very experienced in handling operational activities at various points of interface with the discerning traveller in India. I am sure his wealth of experience will help the chain in achieving its goal of qualitative growth” said Mr Sudhir Sinha, President and COO, Best Western India
Tata Coffee Limited bags the FE-EVI 'Green Business Leader' award
Bangalore based Tata Coffee Limited, India's largest coffee producer and exporter is presented the FE-EVI 'Green Business Leader' award in the “FMCG” category. The “FE-EVI Green Business Leadership Award 2011-12” is initiated and conducted by The Financial Express and Emergent Ventures India.
The Green Business Awards aim to recognise businesses and organisations in India which successfully operate with environmentally sustainable practices. Tata Coffee was felicitated under the FMCG category for its continued commitment and actions towards bio diversity conservation and natural resources management.
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Hameed Huq, MD, Tata Coffee said, “Last year we were awarded the highest honour in the ‘low energy sector' category, and this year we have gone one step further, and bagged the title of 'Green Business Leader' in the FMCG category.
Tata Coffee is committed to building sustainability and is constantly identifying opportunities for greening its business.” He further added, “It is important to realise that the task of environment protection is a universal responsibility of all.”
Bharti AXA General Insurance awarded the prestigious ‘Commercial Lines Growth Leadership Award 2012' and ‘Best Product Innovation Award 2012' at the India Insurance Awards 2012
Bharti AXA General Insurance was awarded the prestigious ‘Commercial Lines Growth Leadership Award 2012' and ‘Best Product Innovation Award 2012' at the India Insurance Awards 2012.
Bharti AXA GI receives the Commercial Lines Growth Leadership Award for registering strong growth in the commercial lines segment of the market in the last fiscal. The company provides engineering, fire, liability and marine insurance solutions to its commercial clients. And, the Best Product Innovation Award was given to Bharti AXA GI for launching customised insurance solutions through its online portal in 2011-12. The Indian Insurance Awards, presented by Fintelekt, a part of SP Media, have been conceptualised to honour performance and commitment of top Indian Insurance companies in India.
Commenting on the awards Dr. Amarnath Ananthanarayanan, MD and CEO, Bharti AXA General Insurance said, “We are very pleased to have won two awards this year for Commercial Lines Growth and Product Innovation. These awards encourage us to remain focused on diligently serving our customers and partners with innovative products and services.”