HCL Infosystems, India’s Premier Distribution, IT Services and Solutions Company, today announced the appointment of Mr. Bimal Das as the Joint President for its Distribution business. Bimal will lead the Enterprise Products Distribution business, strengthen the partner portfolio and focus on growing enterprise products & IT distribution business.
Mr. Bimal Das is an established business leader with a remarkable career spanning over 25 years. Bimal is a versatile professional with rich experience in building and managing diverse businesses in the IT & FMCG industry. Prior to joining HCL Infosystems, he was the Managing director of PT. Ingram Micro, Indonesia and had also worked with companies like Hindustan Lever Limited and Usha Rectifier Corporation Limited.
Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Harsh Chitale, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HCL Infosystems Ltd. said “We are delighted to have Bimal on board to grow our enterprise product distribution business. A key strategy and element of our transformation growth story is to focus on building our Enterprise Product Distribution portfolio and business with Service Attach. With his rich experience and vast knowledge, I am sure that Bimal will play a pivotal role in strengthening and growing the enterprise products distribution business. I welcome him to the HCL family and we look forward to his valuable contribution in driving our transformation growth story.”
At HCL Infosystems, Bimal has been given the mandate to expand the enterprise partner ecosystem, take niche enterprise products to market and grow the cloud distribution portfolio by partnering with leading cloud service providers. He would also play a key role in enabling growth in HCL’s services business as new partnerships in the Enterprise Products Distribution business would have attached Warranty and AMC Services.
On the appointment, Mr. Bimal Das, Joint President – Distribution (Enterprise Products & IT), HCL Infosystems said “I am excited to be a part of HCL Infosystems and be part of its transformation journey. With enterprise products distribution being a key strategic focus area, I am looking forward to contribute, drive and expand this business to greater heights by working along with my colleagues and business partners.”
Bimal has completed his MBA from FMS Delhi and Masters in Physics from Ravenshaw College, Orissa.
About HCL Infosystems
HCL Infosystems Ltd. with revenue (LTM) of Rs. 8297 crores (US$1.4 Bn) is India’s Premier Distribution and IT Services and Solutions Company. HCL Infosystems’ has one of the largest sales & distribution network in the country and provides value added distribution for partners including last mile connect and support in marketing and promotions for Telecom, IT , Office Automation and Consumer Electronics products covering more than 15000 towns across 664 districts in India. Our distribution business has an unparallel network that reaches more than 100,000 retail outlets, over 800 Direct and Micro Distributors and over 12400 Channel Partners across India. In the services space the Company has robust services offerings such as a comprehensive portfolio of Infrastructure Managed Services, Enterprise Application Services, System Integration Services, Office Automation Services, Managed Print Services, Life Cycle Services and After-Sales Support Services. HCL Learning, the Company’s learning solutions business, serves the entire spectrum of education and training requirements across schools colleges, individuals and enterprises and offers Digital Content & Learning Solutions.
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HCL is a business enterprise with presence in the fields of technology and healthcare. Founded in 1976 as one of India’s original IT garage startups, the HCL enterprise currently comprises of three companies in India – HCL Technologies, HCL Infosystems and HCL Healthcare with annual revenues of US$ 6.4 billion and over 90,000 professionals from diverse nationalities operating across 31 countries including over 500 points of presence in India. In the technology space, HCL’s offerings span a wide range of software and hardware services and solutions including R&D, technology services, enterprise and applications consulting, Remote Infrastructure Management, IT hardware, systems integration, distribution of technology and telecom products. A new entrant in healthcare, HCL aims to provide innovative medical services, products and training to meet the growing demand for quality healthcare in India. For further information, visit www.hcl.in