Barco Appoints Rajiv Bhalla as its Managing Director for India
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | May 20, 2016 | News
Barco, a global leader in visualization technology, appointed Rajiv Bhalla as their Managing Director for India. Armed with a BE(Electronics) degree and MBA, Rajiv is an industry veteran, with more than 22 years of senior leadership experience in technology organizations like Thomson Consumer Electronics, Microsoft, NEC and Intel & has a deep understanding of the B2B and B2C aspects of the business.
Rajiv will help formulate and execute business strategy with the goal of tapping into India’s enormous potential and expand Barco’s local business presence. He will also be the legal representative of Barco India, fulfilling all legal, regulatory and statutory obligations to ensure compliance with local legal, safety, and environmental regulations as well as company directives and guidelines.
Commenting on his new role at Barco, Rajiv Bhalla said, “India is at an exciting inflection point for accelerated growth led by the government’s focus on Smart Cities, Digital India & Make in India. I am excited at the opportunity to leverage Barco’s heritage of technical and operational excellence to accelerate a new era of growth and innovation”
Barco designs and develops networked visualization products for the Entertainment, Enterprise and Healthcare markets, and has its own facilities for Sales & Marketing, Customer Support, R&D and Manufacturing in Europe, North America and APAC. The company is active in more than 90 countries with 3,300 employees worldwide.
An industry veteran with more than 22+ years of senior leadership experience, Bhalla has previously worked with Thomson Consumer Electronics, NEC, Microsoft and Intel.