Lenovo Data Center Group (DCG) has announced the appointment of Ashish Taneja as Channel Head, India, effective immediately. Based in New Delhi, Taneja will report into the Managing Director India, Vivek Sharma.
As the new India Channel lead, Taneja will be responsible for driving the company’s channel strategy and partner ecosystem growth across the country. He will work closely with the partners, distributors and system integrators to accelerate the adoption of Lenovo DCG innovations and drive relevance for channel ecosystem.
Sharma said, “It is an exciting time for the industry. Most organisations are looking for solutions which will enable them to transition to the digital phase. Lenovo DCG is focusing on building and enabling a robust partner ecosystem to capture new and emerging market opportunities. With Ashish’s stellar industry relations and reputation, we look forward to strengthening our partner ecosystem and augment our growth.”
Taneja commented, “I am really excited to work with the channel team to strengthen our existing partnerships and work towards reinforcing Lenovo DCG as a partner centric organisation.”
Taneja joins Lenovo with over 23 years of career in the IT industry-primarily around channel sales, account management, business development and product management. In his prior role with Dell EMC, he was spearheading distribution and emerging channel for the combined entity. He has also worked with companies like Avaya, Microsoft India and Acer prior to Dell EMC.