As the Senior Vice President of Asia Pacific and Japan for Nokia, Sandeep leads customer operations, drive business growth strategy and superior customer engagement services across multiple channels in the region. Over a tenure spanning 20 years in Nokia, Sandeep has held several senior management positions in strategy, sales and business development.

Most recently, Sandeep was responsible for Nokia’s business and operations across the India market which includes sales and delivery operations, manufacturing plant, R&D centre and its global service delivery centres.

In an earlier role, Sandeep was heading the India sub-region in Nokia’s network business (formerly Nokia Solutions & Networks) where he successfully grew the business with six leading telecom operators. Sandeep joined Nokia in 1996 and has held numerous senior leadership roles in the company in various business groups across Asia Pacific.

Born in India, Sandeep holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical and Electronics from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani. In his new role, Sandeep is based in Singapore.