Personal computer manufacturer Lenovo Group Ltd has announced Rahul Agarwal as the new Managing Director of its India operations with immediate effect. Agarwal was earlier serving as the Executive Director, commercial and enterprise business at Lenovo India. He took over the charge from Amar Babu, who has been promoted as the Chief Operating Officer, Lenovo, Asia Pacific,Lenovo India.
“Agarwal is taking charge on the post of the Managing Director when the company is gearing up for its next phase of growth and diversifying beyond PCs into the smart connected devices while maintaining a strong PC focus. The company is transforming into a global consumer technology brand differentiating itself on innovation and design. India plays a key role in this transformation and therefore is an extremely critical market for the company,” Lenovo said in a release.
“A post graduate from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Agarwal has been associated with the company for over a decade. Rahul’s extensive and multi-functional experience will help in India’s continued growth and increased contribution to Lenovo’s global success,” it added.