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HT correspondent, Hindustan Times
New Delhi, February 08, 2013
Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecom service provider, on Thursday announced a new organisation structure for its India operations.

The corporate restructure coincides with the appointment of Gopal Vittal as the new head of its India operations and will be applicable from March 1, 2013.

Instead of the current 3 regional hubs, the organization will now be divided into 8 hub operations reporting to a newly created position of Director - Market Operations.

Circle CEOs will report to a Hub CEO, who will provide overall guidance and oversight to the Circles under it.

Ajai Puri, Operations Director North & East, has been appointed as the Director - Market Operations for India and will report to Gopal Vittal, Jt MD and CEO Designate for India.

Raghunath Mandava, currently Operations Director for West & Distribution has been appointed Director - Customer Experience, reporting to Gopal Vittal.

Najib Khan, CMO - Airtel Business, has been appointed as CEO Homes and Office. In this role, Najib will be responsible for the Company’s Telemedia business, the SMB vertical, LTE and Wi-Fi.