Sandeep Girotra to head combined Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent in India

Sandeep Girotra
Telecom network vendor Nokia announced that Sandeep Girotra will be the India head of the combined Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent.

The appointment is subject to the successful closing of the public exchange offer for Alcatel-Lucent securities announced on April 15, 2015.

Sandeep Girotra will oversee the combined company’s customer operations across India, driving the execution of strategy and ensuring superior customer service, underpinned by a strong focus on innovation and quality.

Sandeep Girotra joined Nokia Networks in 1996 and has held a number of different roles in India, heading the region since 2011. In 2010 he served as head of Sales for Business Solution Networks having been customer team head at Idea Cellular within Nokia Siemens Networks from 2007 to 2009.

Currently, Sandeep Girotra is the India head of Nokia Networks.

Sandeep Girotra will report to Ashish Chowdhary, chief customer operations officer, Nokia.

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