Business / IT / Corporate
COMPAREX Group: Navin Kapur appointed Executive Vice President of COMPAREX Asia
Leipzig / New Delhi / Gurgaon, July 13, 2018 – As of Mid-July, Navin Kapur will take over the responsibilities of Executive Vice President for COMPAREX Asia. Previously acting as the Country Manager for COMPAREX India, Navin Kapur is taking over his new role from Sebastien Sisombat, who is retiring after nearly 40 years in the industry.
Thomas Reich, COMPAREX CEO: “I am happy to announce that Navin Kapur is the new Executive Vice President for the Asia region. I am grateful to him for stepping up and investing his great wealth of knowledge and experience into this dynamic region. He has a proven record of success in big and very heterogenic markets with India being one of the fastest growing subsidiaries within the COMPAREX Group.”
Navin Kapur has been leading COMPAREX India through its digital transformation, making it one of the best performing countries in the COMPAREX Group and a strong partner for its local and global customers. Under his leadership, COMPAREX India won Microsoft Partner of the Year in 2015 and received recognitions for best business practices from the CIO Review and The CEO Magazine. Most recently, COMPAREX India was named “best company to work for in 2018” by the leading Indian business magazine SiliconIndia.
Navin Kapur, designated Executive Vice President COMPAREX Asia: “I am grateful for this opportunity and the exciting tasks that lie ahead for me and my team. I am eager to fulfil my extended responsibilities and grow new business, continuing to support our customers with their software licensing and managed services needs, always keeping our company promise, to be ‘by your side in a digital world’. Furthermore, we will focus on a performance-driven culture. I believe that transparency and business excellence in finance and operations are crucial for this.”
Navin Kapur’s previous responsibilities as Country Manager COMPAREX India have been passed on to Kallol Sil.
Kallol Sil has over 25 years of professional experience spanning across different industry verticals and market segments. He is well known within the IT industry in India. He has held numerous leadership positions in leading multinational companies including Ernst & Young, Microsoft, Computer Associates, Tata Unisys & Sonata Software. A significant part of his professional career has been with Microsoft India, where he has spent highly successful 17 years.
Kallol Sil on his new role:“I am really excited to lead COMPAREX India at a time when it is going through a global transformation towards a managed services focused organization. COMPAREX India experienced good growth over the last 5 years and its business has been built on a solid foundation by Navin Kapoor. This provides me with the ideal platform to lead COMPAREX India to the next level of growth. All industry segments are going through digital transformation and technologies like Analytics, AI, IOT, Blockchain, RPA etc. will drive huge cloud services. COMPAREX India is uniquely positioned with its pan-India presence, 1000+ customers and highly capable work force to capitalize the immense opportunity ahead.”