Oppo appoints Elvis Zhou as president of India operations
New Delhi | Jagran Technology Desk: The Oppo has appointed Elvis Zhou as the President of its India operations. In press released, the company said that Zhou will be spearheading OPPO’s business strategy in India.
“Elvis has been an integral part of the OPPO India. His experience in the smartphone industry makes him the ideal person to lead our ambitious India growth strategy as we expand our operations. We extend a warm welcome and congratulate him on his new role,” said Charles Wong, Vice President of Global Sales, OPPO.
According to the company, Zhou is not unfamiliar with the Indian market and has been with OPPO India for more than six years now. He has also served as the general manager of OPPO Mumbai.
“I am extremely excited to take on this new role at Oppo India. Indian mobile market is growing exponentially and I look forward to further strengthen the brand presence in the country by providing great user experience with our products,” Zhou said on his appointment.
Zhou has previously spent more than 11 years with OPPO in various roles, starting as the regional manager of OPPO East Guangdong, where he was responsible for sales in the region, said the company.
The company said that in his new role, Zhou will fulfil and fuel OPPO’s momentum in the India market, adding that his vision and leadership skills will steer the company’s business in the country.
“His vision and leadership skills will steer OPPO’s business in India and help achieve the company’s vision to be a sustainable organisation contributing to a better world,” the company said in a statement.
Zhou had joined the OPPO Mumbai office as a General Manager in 2013 and since then has contributed to the impressive sales growth in the Indian market.
According to market research firm IDC, Oppo ranked 4th in terms of smartphone sales volume with market share of 10.7 per cent in India in 2019.
Oppo has a manufacturing facility in Greater Noida where it has announced plans to invest and has set a target to start making 100 million smartphones by the end of this year.
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