Philips India appoints Anjan Bose as the head of Consumer Lifestyle

October 27, 2010

Delhi, India: Philips India today announced the appointment of Anjan Bose as the business head, Consumer Lifestyle, Philips India. Prior to this, Anjan Bose was the business head, Philips Healthcare.


In his new role, Anjan Bose will be responsible for the consumer lifestyle portfolio in India across all areas of its businesses and operations.


Speaking on his appointment, Anjan said, “I am truly excited at this opportunity. As a market leader with leadership positions in key segments and plans to enter newer categories, Philips Consumer Lifestyle is uniquely poised to drive the consumer lifestyle space in India. Philips’ belief in ‘Sense and Simplicity’ through a strong ‘One Philips strategy’ coupled with 80 years of existence in the Indian market will be our strong rallying point to fuel our growth in this sector.”


Murali Sivaraman, vice chairman & managing director, said, “We are very pleased that Anjan Bose accepts the appointment to lead the India organization in a very exciting moment. Anjan spearheaded the turnaround of our Healthcare business in India and established it as a fast growing business. In addition, he was recently instrumental in making two strategic local healthcare acquisitions to make Philips Healthcare a success in India.”


Anjan started his career as a Service Engineer with Philips Medical, 29 years back. He is an Electronics & Electrical Communications Engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).

For further information, please contact:

Moushumi Dutt

Director - Corporate Communications

Philips India

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