Lenovo’s Data Center Group business that caters to data center solutions for servers, storage and network infrastructure today announced the appointment of Shonali Chakravarty as head of
communications for Apac.
Based in Bengaluru she will be heading the communications mandate for 13 countries including India, Australia, Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, and South Korea.
She will be reporting to Sachin Bhatia, CMO, Lenovo Data Center Group, Pac. Prior to this, Chakravarty was director, communications for Oyo.
Bhatia said, “We are extremely pleased to have Shonali join the AP team at Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG). We are firm believers in the power of distributed leadership and look forward to seeing the wonderful stories of passion and grit of our DCG differentiators come alive under her able guidance. From organising Women in Lenovo Leadership (WILL) sessions for the DCG team to recognising the contributions of our women colleagues at the workplace, we are committed to diversity and inclusion to help drive a culture of innovation and build a talent powerhouse.”
Chakravarty said, “Through its data center innovations and relentless pursuit of excellence, Lenovo’s Data Center Group has built a solid reputation for responding to the changing needs of businesses across the Apac region. I look forward to partnering with DCG’s exceptionally talented, diverse and passionate team across the Asia-Pacific market and sharing their stories of grit and determination to redefine the future of data and technology. In these times of heightened emphasis on business continuity, resilience and the new smart normal as we know it, I am delighted to be a part of the solution.”
She has also worked with Uber, Essar Group, Marsh and McLennan and Edelman.