Abaj Electronics Pvt. Ltd. has appointed Shyam Acharya as the group's new Chief Executive Officer. 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.

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; Nirav Patel, CMD, Abaj Electronics Pvt. Ltd., said, “Over the last 6 years we have set up a strong foundation for Abaj’s presence in India. To materialize our long-term vision for our company, 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. 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.

Commenting on his new role, 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.” – TV Veopar Journal Bureau