OnePlus elevates Navnit Nakra as India CEO
Nakra’s journey with OnePlus India began in February 2020 as the vice president, chief strategy officer. Following this role, he went on to also oversee the sales operations of the company in the region, taking on the additional role of the head of India sales over the past year.
“Navnit has successfully led the strategy and sales operations at OnePlus India, and our team has gained immense growth under his leadership. India continues to be an important market for OnePlus, and we continue to focus on our India community’s needs as we work towards building a newer, more innovative ecosystem of products and services,” said Pete Lau, Founder of OnePlus and Chief Product Officer of OPPO.
“With the next phase of growth, I am excited for the opportunity to further drive the growth of OnePlus, as we continue to deliver the best of our flagship technology and build our affordable premium ecosystem portfolio to bring cutting-edge products to our community in India,” said Nakra.
According to the company release, “during the first half of 2021, despite the pandemic, OnePlus successfully generated 40% more jobs locally, both direct and indirect in nature – including jobs in the retail and service sector”.