In an interesting development, first sighted by BGR India, it has been revealed that Business head of Micromax, Ajay Sharma has quit and is reportedly headed towards OPPO, a big brand in China, which is about to start its India operation by the launch of OPPO N1 in India on 30th January.
The news won’t be as shocking as Android VP Hugo Barra’s departure from Google to join Xaiomi few months back, to the western world, but is riveting enough in Indian scenario. Ajay Sharma had left HTC India division to lead Micromax in 2011 and since then the Indian Behemoth Micromax has tasted success in India and has also expanded its operations oversees to Russia.
According to BGR India, Mr. Verma has confirmed his departure from Micromax but has not yet revealed his next move. OPPO is all set to launch its operation in India and is Aiming quite high. It has already managed to Rope in Indian mega stars, Hrithik Roshan and Sonam Kapoor for the launch of their flagship phone OPPO N1 in India. It would be a very wise move on OPPO’s part, if they have signed Ajay Sharma, who is well versed in Indian market as the new lead.