Global technology leader Lenovo has appointed Shailendra Katyal as Managing Director, Lenovo PCSD India, and Site Leader for Lenovo Group in India. He will succeed Rahul Agarwal, who will move on from the company to pursue other interests after 20 years at Lenovo.
Katyal is currently Executive Director at Lenovo India PC and Smart Devices Group, where he leads the consumer business. He first joined Lenovo in 2011, and held roles in marketing, consumer PC and tablets, home and small business, as well as e-commerce. Prior to joining Lenovo, he spent a decade building iconic FMCG brands.
“During this difficult time in India, we are working hard to ensure the safety of our employees, partners and customers. I am grateful we have excellent leaders in place to bring our team together and offer this support. I am confident in Shailendra’s success thanks to his extensive experience in Lenovo and in the industry. I would also like to thank Rahul for everything he has done to maximise Lenovo’s growth over the past two decades. He has contributed immensely to the company’s success. I wish him the best as he pursues new opportunities in the entrepreneurial space,” said Amar Babu, President, Lenovo Asia Pacific.
Lenovo is focused on a vision to deliver smarter technology for all by designing, engineering and building the complete portfolio of smart devices and infrastructure – to create better experiences and opportunities for millions of customers around the world.