NEC India has announced the appointment of Partho Dasgupta, as the first Managing Director from India. He will undertake the leadership of NEC’s business operations in the local market and report to Toshiya Matsuki, regional CEO at NEC Asia Pacific based in Singapore.
Dasgupta will be responsible for fostering the growth of NEC India and integration of Computers and Communication (C&C) technologies to build an information friendly society. He will also work to empower societies through CSR initiatives. In addition to advancing NEC’s commitment to the Indian market, Dasgupta will also focus on building NEC as a global leader in the IT and telecom space, as well as to deliver cutting edge technology in the fields of Public Safety, Unified Communications, and Cloud Services.
Dasgupta is a veteran in the IT industry, with more than 25 years of experience. He has held key management and leadership positions in three established IT organisations prior to joining NEC India.
Commenting on his appointment, Partho Dasgupta, Managing Director, NEC India said, “As the new Managing Director of NEC India, I am excited to be leading a reputable and acclaimed company to promote and bring in NEC’s cutting edge technologies and solutions to the Indian market. Renowned for its many innovations and applications for both public and private enterprises, I look forward to building on the success and continue developing the business in India’s competitive IT industry.”
In his previous appointments,Dasgupta has spearheaded transformation solutions and Go-To-Market practice initiatives around Virtualization, Unified Communications, Green Data Centers, Total Outsourcing, Infrastructure Management and Security.
“With his valuable and extensive experience in various management roles of the IT industry, I am confident that Dasgupta will provide significant contribution toward the success and growth of NEC Asia Pacific and lead our business in India to greater heights,” adds Toshiya Matsuki, Regional CEO, NEC Asia Pacific
Koji Oda, former Managing Director of NEC India, will be returning to Japan to assume position as Executive Expert at the Global Business Unit of NEC Corporation.