SoftBank India has appointed Manoj Kohli as its country head. Prior to this Kohli was serving as the chairman of SoftBank’s renewable energy business.

In his new role, Kohli will be responsible for supporting SoftBank, SoftBank Vision Fund, and their portfolio companies’ interests in India. He will be responsible for government relations and public policy efforts, working closely with portfolio company founders and CEOs.
In the past, Kohli has led Airtel’s international operations besides working at companies like DCM Shriram and Escotel.