Sony India appoints Sunil Nayyar as Managing Director
Sony India has announced the appointment of Sunil Nayyar as its new managing director with effect from April 1, said a company statement issued recently. He is the first Indian to be appointed to this post, for Sony India- reports The Economic Times.
In this new role, Nayyar will be responsible for spearheading the overall growth and profitability of the company within the region, by driving an integrated business and marketing strategy and directing excellence in market performance across all categories.
“In this time of transition, I look forward for an insight from our stakeholders and help guide in further strengthening Sony’s presence in India. I am confident, that we will continue to harness our energies to expand our footprintand offer the best in-class technology to our consumers,” said Nayyar on his new appointment.
Nayyar held the position of sales head from April 2006 till April 2015 prior to moving to Sony North America as head of retail experience, the position which he held from May 2015 till March 2018. He started his stint at Sony in 1995, as part of Sony Gulf’s sales team in charge of North and East Africa, Russia, Lebanon, Syria and various other GCC Countries.