Optiemus Infracom Limited today announced the appointment of A. Gururaj as the Managing Director of Optiemus Electronics Limited (OEL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Optiemus Infracom Limited engaged in the business of manufacturing telecom products in India.
A. Gururaj has previously spearheaded some of the finest organizations and has also been Advisor to various state governments to promote ESDM Industry in India.
On his appointment, Ashok Kumar Gupta, Chairman, Optiemus Infracom said, “The appointment of Gururaj is a defining moment for the Optiemus group. As we envision participating aggressively in India’s electronics manufacturing growth story, we believe that Gururaj is the right leader to guide the group to new heights of success. We look forward to playing a major role in telecommunications and IT hardware manufacturing in India and we are confident that Gururaj’s leadership and years of experience will immensely boost our team’s capabilities to deliver our objectives.”
On his appointment A. Gururaj said, “Optiemus has a rich legacy of serving the industry with its dynamic approach. I am excited to be a part of Optiemus’s journey at a point when initiatives like PLI have potential to emerge as significant milestones in shaping the future of the Indian electronics manufacturing industry.”
A. Gururaj holds a graduation degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi as well as a Master’s Degree from the University of Texas. In his previous roles, Gururaj worked for Reliance Communications, Flextronics Technologies India, TVS Electronics, Toyota Group company, AMP and Palo Alto.
Gururaj was also the Managing Director of Wistron India between 2016 and 2019 where he was primarily responsible for setting up a large green field manufacturing plant in Bangalore. Gururaj has been instrumental in setting up the manufacturing greenfield for Flextronics in Sriperumbudur, Chennai, India.