Chief Executive Officer, Telenor India
Sharad, a firm believer of digital innovation, open culture and highly motivated team is driving the Telenor Indian force from almost six months now. He is embarking on a digital journey, not only for the external audiences but also for internal employees. Under his able leadership many processes have been digitized which has enhanced the productivity of the organization. This has also improved the customer satisfaction scores as most of the queries can be solved with instant clicks on one’s mobile phone.
A highly qualified professional with 25 years of work experience in the industry encourages out of box thinking and appreciates proactiveness in expressing thoughts. Sharad is a BE in Electronics engineering from Pune University and MBA in Marketing management. With extensive senior management experience from telecom operations and infrastructure industries, he has performed diversified roles in his career. He comes from the position of Chief Marketing Officer of Telenor Myanmar. In this capacity he was responsible for sales, marketing, distribution, branding and customer centricity. Before joining Telenor Myanmar, Sharad served as Head of Telenor Group's Asia Distribution program driving regional synergies and scale. He was also instrumental in establishing Uninor (Now Telenor), Telenor Group's subsidiary in India.