Sunil Dutt appointed Country Head for Samsung Mobile Business
Mr. Dutt will be responsible for spearheading the sales and marketing function for both Samsung GSM and CDMA mobile business in the countryTweet
-- Mr. Sunil Dutt has been appointed as the Country Head for Samsung’s Mobile Business in India. Mr. Dutt will be responsible for spearheading the sales and marketing function for both Samsung GSM and CDMA mobile business in the country.
Welcoming Mr. Dutt on board, Mr. H B Lee, President & CEO, Samsung South West Asia Headquarters, “We expect to fully leverage the huge potential of the telecom market in India with Mr. Dutt’s expertise and rich knowledge of the Indian market. I am confident that going forward, Samsung can achieve new levels of success for its mobile handset business in India.”
A post graduate in management, Mr. Dutt brings with him 23 years of rich and varied work experience, having worked in organizations like Philips India, Wipro Limited, Whirlpool, Barista and Nokia. Prior to joining Samsung, he worked at Nokia India as Director, Sales, where he was responsible for driving sales and building the strong distribution and retail backbone for the Company.
Mr. Dutt has been actively involved with the growth of Indian mobile Industry and has been one of the pioneers in building the channel /distribution for mobiles, driving penetration and retail development for mobile handset business in the country. Having been associated with the telecom industry since 2002 he has deep knowledge of the Indian telecom market.
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About Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2006 parent company sales of US$63.4 billion and net income of US$8.5 billion. Employing approximately 138,000 people in 124 offices in 56 countries, the company consists of five main business units: Digital Media Business, LCD Business, Semiconductor Business, Telecommunication Network Business and Digital Appliance Business. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, memory chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs.