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BlackBerry® today made an annnouncement appointing Mr. Sunil Lalvani as thier Managing Director for India.

Sunil Lalvani is an industry veteran with over 20 years of extensive experience in the telecom sales and networking sector. Sunil had been with BlackBerry since 2009, spearheading Enterprise Sales in India prior to his appointment as Managing Director. With the appointment, Mr. Lalvani will be responsible for overseeing and driving the overall business strategy and growth for BlackBerry in India.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Sunil Lalvani said, “BlackBerry is driving the adoption of its next generation of mobile computing platform with BlackBerry 10, and India is a key market for growth of the powerful platform. As I take up this new role, our focus will be to drive differentiated solutions for consumers and enterprise customers in India, providing a unique mobility experience that harnesses the full range of the BlackBerry offering.”

Prior to joining BlackBerry in 2009, Sunil worked at various senior level positions with leading IT companies including Cisco, Nokia, SITA-Equant, and Global Telesystems in networking and telecom sales to enterprise customers in India.