Popular electronic giant, Philips Electronics has appointed A. Krishnakumar as managing director and chief executive officer for its electronics business in the country with effect from December 2013. Krishnakumar will be replacing Rajeev Chopra and Mr. Chopra will take on as global head of Philips Consumer Luminaire Business Group.
Mr. Krishnakumar is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad and previously worked with Coopers & Lybrand Consulting, HSBC Investment Banking, Microland and Johnson & Johnson’s healthcare division. He joined Philips in June 2010.
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