Managing Director

  • Strauss pondering England chief role September 12, 2013

    Birmingham: Andrew Strauss on Thursday said he will decide "in the next couple of weeks" whether he wants to apply for the post of the England and Wales Cricket Board's managing director of cricket. The position, which carries responsibility for the overall running of England's national teams, is set to become...
  • Bharti Airtel to name Manoj Kohli as managing director January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Bharti Airtel said its board will consider on Friday appointing Manoj Kohli as the company's managing director, extending a management restructuring exercise aimed at reviving growth at the world's No 4 cellular carrier by customers. Kohli, a company veteran, currently heads Bharti Airtel's international operations as its chief executive...
  • Vanitha Narayanan is new MD of IBM India January 3, 2013

    New Delhi: IBM on Thursday said it had appointed Vanitha Narayanan as the Managing Director of its India operations with immediate effect. She takes over from Shanker Annaswamy who will continue to remain in IBM as the Senior Adviser to the corporation on India Enterprise, the company said in a...
  • 'I am keeping my fingers crossed for KKR' May 24, 2012

    Kolkata Knight Riders CEO and managing director Venky Mysore plays up his team's chances in the IPL 5 final on May 27. ...
  • RIM names Sunil Dutt as new India MD December 6, 2011

    New Delhi: BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion on Tuesday named Sunil Dutt as its new managing director for India, one of its key growth markets, a month after its former top executive in the country left the company. Dutt, who joins RIM from Hewlett-Packard Co's Indian unit, has also worked with Samsung...
  • India, other nations oppose IMF MD from Europe May 25, 2011

    Washington: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa came out in the open on Tuesday to oppose the notion that the next Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) should be from Europe and argued that such a selection criteria undermines the legitimacy of the fund. "The convention that the...
  • How ICICI Bank discovered its new leader December 24, 2008

    Finally, the deed is signed. In May 2009, Chanda Kochhar will step into the corner office on the 10th floor of ICICI Towers in Bandra-Kurla Complex, a Mumbai suburb, to take over what is inarguably one of the biggest banking and finance jobs in the country. K V Kamath, its...
  • India businessman in Dubai drug net June 7, 2007

    Mumbai: Close on the heels of the detention of popular Indian disc jockey Aqeel, the Managing Director of a leading event management company was held at Dubai Airport on the charge of possessing drugs, television channels reported on Wednesday night. They said Harinder Singh, Managing Director of Percept Holdings, was...