Shyam Acharya former AVP of Videocon Industries Joins debut LED brand Abaj

New Delhi, 26th April 2018: Ahmedabad based consumer Electronics Company, Abaj Electronics Pvt. Ltd. has appointed Mr Shyam Acharya as the group’s new Chief Executive Officer.

Launched in 2012, Abaj Electronics is a debut consumer electronics brand having a wide variety of products including LEDs, Air Conditioners and Washing Machines.

In a career spanning nearly 22 years, Acharya has worked with Videocon and Akai Electronics Group. His last assignment was in the capacity of Associate Vice President of Videocon Industries Pvt. Ltd which represents a major brand dealing in consumer electronics, home appliances, DTH, Mobile Phones, and Telecommunications with operations in India, Mainland China, Poland, Italy and Mexico.

Shyam Acharya
Shyam Acharya

Acharya comes with a rich experience in various facets of business management such as Sales Administration, Accounting Management, Financial planning, Sales, supply chain and strategy.

During his stint at Videocon Industries, he was responsible for company’s entire gamut of Sales administration, financial planning, growth and target achievements and extensive dealer network and Supply chain management. He was taking care of 42 branches all across the country.

Speaking on the appointment of Mr Acharya; Mr Nirav Patel, CMD, Abaj Electronics Pvt. Ltd., said, “Over the last six years we have set up a strong foundation for Abaj’s presence in India. To materialize our long-term vision for our company, Mr Acharya is the best person to lead Abaj in the next phase as he is known by his visionary leadership, deep understanding of the consumer electronics and his focus on both people and business together.”

“Mr.Acharya’s role through the integration process will be very critical for a smooth transition. He joined the Company at a crucial juncture and I thank him for bringing the company to a point where it could take the leap into the future with more strength,” he added.

Commenting on his new role, Mr Shyam Acharya, said, “I am excited to join such a well-respected team and have the opportunity to take Abaj World to the next phase of growth. In a debut brand, you see results in front of you—numbers, revenues. In an MNC, you learn the ropes. I wanted my work to matter and give satisfaction. I look forward to making Abaj first choice for a value-seeking Indian customer”.

About Abaj Electronics:
Headquartered in Ahmedabad, Abaj Electronics is one of the debut brands in the digital electronics world. Way back in 2012, the foundation of Abaj Electronics was laid by Mr Nirav Patel, a young and dynamic entrepreneur who left his family business to follow his own path.

Abaj products are a blend of world-class technology, high performances and novel designs. Abaj makes available in India its wide range of consumer electronics, like LCD & Imperia, LED, Washing Machines, and Sound Bars.

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