Harman appoints Vikram Kher as Vice President for Lifestyle Audio in India
New Delhi: Harman, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd, has announced the appointment of Vikram Kher as the Vice President for its Lifestyle Audio Division in India.
Kher was previously working with PayTM and he will be responsible for sales, operations and marketing, catalyzing the Harman growth story in the country, informed the company in a release.
As the company says, Kher will further strengthen Harman’s position as a dominant leader in the consumer audio category.
Pradeep Chaudhry, Country Manager, Harman India, said, “Vikram is an industry veteran, and I’m confident he will bring great value as the leader of Harman’s expanding lifestyle audio business in India. His deep understanding of e-commerce, retail sales and the consumer lifestyle market will further strengthen our team of high-performers at Harman. We are excited to have him onboard.”
Commenting on the appointment, Vikram Kher, said, “I’m honored and excited to join Harman, a true pioneer in technology and audio. With its legacy and 70 years of leadership in high quality audio, it’s a wonderful opportunity to lead the lifestyle audio business in India. I look forward to making my contribution in this phase of growth and innovation for the company.”
Vikram has over two decades of experience in e-commerce, retail sales & distribution, channel management, trade marketing, and brand management. He had previously worked with companies like Amazon, Philips, Castrol and Hindustan Petroleum.