Lenovo India has appointed Ajay Sehgal as the executive director for commercial business. As executive director, Sehgal will be responsible for driving growth for the overall Lenovo India commercial PC and smart devices business and will additionally lead the go-to-market (GTM) transformation for the infrastructure solutions and service and solutions businesses.

The appointment of Sehgal comes in the backdrop of Lenovo India’s decision to double its research and development (R&D) investments over the next three years in India and export Motorola brand phones from its Noida, Uttar Pradesh plant to select countries.

Previously, Sehgal served as the executive vice president, enterprise business, Vodafone Idea Limited (Vi). At Vi, Sehgal was responsible for driving growth and was responsible for P&L, market share, revenue, and customer experience. He also led the digital telco agenda for the organisation. In previous roles, he has worked with HP India as well as with Xerox and has handled multiple leadership positions across the PC and printing solutions businesses.