Jabra, provider in personal sound and office solutions, announced the elevation of Dr. Amitesh Punhani as its Head of APAC, Consumer Marketing. In his new role, effective May 03, 2021, Amitesh will be responsible for strengthening company’s vision and brand leadership in the Retail & Online Channel and driving market share growth across key geographies of Asia Pacific region i.e. Australia, New Zealand, Japan, ASEAN, Hong Kong / Taiwan and India. Prior to the elevation, Amitesh was the Country Marketing Manager for India & SAARC region.
Commenting on his new role, Dr. Amitesh Punhani said, “Jabra has seen significant growth in the India market over the years, and I am proud to have been a part of this journey. I’m now looking forward to accelerating unwavering growth and success of the brand across the Asia Pacific region while continuing to deliver superior sound experience for consumers.”
Amitesh has a Ph.D. in Vibration and Control Systems and M.S. in artificial intelligence from Ohio State University, USA and brings with him over 15 years of extensive experience across varied industries – Telecom, Consumer Technology and Consumer behavior. In his last assignment he was handling the data and devices category for Bharti Airtel in India. Prior to that, he worked for companies like GAP & Rockwell Automation in the USA. His strong understanding of consumer needs and behavior coupled with his keen interest in technology and know-how of the Indian market makes him an asset to the Jabra India team.