RIM Appoints Sunil Dutt as their New Managing Director for India

RIM has appointed Sunil Dutt as their new managing director for India. Dutt, will be replacing Frenny Bawa who has served as RIM’s managing director in India.

Dutt, who joins RIM from Hewlett-Packard Co’s (HPQ.N) Indian unit, has also worked with Samsung Electronics (005930.KS) and Nokia (NOK1V.HE) and is a 27-year veteran of the Indian mobile technology and telecoms sector, RIM said in a statement.

RIM, which has parted ways with a string of high-profile employees in recent months, said in November India managing director Frenny Bawa had left the company to pursue other interests.