Bharti Airtel Revamps Indian Management Structure
Published on: 12th Feb 2013
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India's Bharti Airtel last week announced a new organization structure for its Indian operations, which will come into effect from the end of this month.
The Company has outlined a new hub organization design for its India operations. Instead of the current 3 regional hubs, the organization will now be divided into 8 hub operations reporting to a newly created position of Director - Market Operations.
Circle CEOs who report in to a Hub CEO will continue to operate with the same level of independence. The Hub CEO will provide overall guidance and oversight to the Circles under it.
Ajai Puri, currently Operations Director North & East has been appointed as the Director - Market Operations for India and will report to Gopal Vittal, Jt MD and CEO Designate for India.
Raghunath Mandava, currently Operations Director for West & Distribution has been appointed Director - Customer Experience, reporting to Gopal Vittal.
Najib Khan, CMO - Airtel Business, has been appointed as CEO Homes and Office. In this role, Najib will be responsible for the Company's Telemedia business, the SMB vertical, LTE and Wi-Fi.
K Srinivas will take over as Director - Special Projects. He would be responsible for evaluating potential investment opportunities and developing business case across various lines of business and report to the Chairman, Bharti Airtel.