Bangalore, September 3, 2014: Balaji Rajagopalan is the new Executive Director-Technology, Channels and International Distributor Operations, for Xerox India.
He replaces Vipin Tuteja who has decided to pursue his professional career outside of Xerox. Balaji has been with Xerox for over 30 years, most recently being at the helm of Post Sales Operations at Xerox India, and was responsible for setting up the national service network for Xerox. He held roles as a customer service engineer, in technical support, product training and manufacturing. He played a key role in the launch of the first laser printer and fax machine in India, and setting up the service organization for the high-end (Production color & mono) printers in India. Balaji has also served as a Master Black Belt for Developing Markets including Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey, Middle East & Africa, supporting Lean Six Sigma deployment.
Says Rajat Jain, Managing Director, Xerox India: “Balaji’s first-hand customer service experience along with his wide knowledge of the market, Xerox offerings and the channel ecosystem gives him a deep understanding of the business. With this expertise, we are sure that he will be able to take the Technology & Channels business to new heights. We wish him the very best for his new role.”
Adds Balaji “I am very excited to take up this new role. We have a very strong portfolio of products, a very talented team, an excellent network of partners and an iconic brand. I look forward to working with our partners and customers to deliver more value to them and grow Xerox business in India.”.