Gionee CEO Arvind R Vohra steps down, but will continue as Executive Director


The Chinese smartphone manufacturer founded in 2002. Since 2011, Gionee has grown rapidly, expanding its presence in countries including India, Nigeria, Vietnam, Taiwan, Myanmar, Thailand and Philippines. Gionee products are currently on sale in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Russia, Middle East and Africa, with exports reaching 1 million phones per month for the overseas markets.

Arvind  partnered with Gionee to launch this brand in India back in March 2012. The company, which entered India in 2012, competes with Chinese rivals including Xiaomi and Lenovo, besides market leader Samsung Electronics.

As per the our sources the Gionee will designate a senior executive from China operations.