The Board of Bharti Infratel has appointed Bimal Dayal as its managing director (MD) with effect from October 22, 2020 up till the effective date of amalgamation between Indus Towers and Bharti Infratel.

At present, Dayal is serving as the MD and chief executive officer (CEO) of Indus Towers. Dayal was also proposed to be the CEO of the merged entity by the shareholders group Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Plc.

The development comes at a recent meeting held by the company on October 22, 2020.