Lenovo has appointed Dinesh Nair as director, consumer business for the India region. Nair succeeds Shailendra Katyal, who has recently been appointed as the site leader for Lenovo India and MD of Lenovo’s PC and smart device business in the country.
“During this difficult time in India, we are working hard to ensure the safety of our employees, partners and customers and I am grateful that we have excellent leaders in place to bring our team together and offer this support. I am proud to hand over the reins of the consumer business to Dinesh. At the same time, this is a demonstration of our commitment to developing talent internally. I am sure he, along with the consumer leadership team, will propel the business to new heights,” said Katyal.
Nair has been a part of Lenovo India’s consumer business for over 11 years across several roles. His most recent position at the company was as the sales and channel management lead for Lenovo’s consumer segment in India. He has handled leadership responsibilities across offline general trade retail, distribution management, field sales, e-commerce, large format retail and category management.