New Delhi: Mr. Anil Khera, CEO, Videocon d2h was recognised as the “Man of Electronics” by CEAMA. This covered accolade is in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the growth of the consumer electronics and appliances industry in India and reaffirms the deep respect the industry has for his pioneering stewardship of the industry.
The award was conferred by honourable Shri P. P. Chaudhary, Hon’ble MoS for Law & Justice and Electronics & IT, Government of India at the CEAMA’s 37th Annual function, held in New Delhi on 15th Dec 2016.
Mr. Anil Khera, a 35 year plus veteran of the electronics and appliances industry, has been at various leadership roles in his over 30 years association with the Videocon group. As the first MD of Sansui, Mr Khera made it among the best selling TV brands. As MD of Kelvinator, he guided it to high growth in a fragmented, intensely competitive industry. In 2008, he joined Videocon d2h, the DTH service brand from the Videocon group. Mr. Khera has been instrumental in making Videocon d2h among the top brands in a 6 player industry and the fastest growing DTH service in India. Under his leadership, Videocon d2h became the first Indian media company to be listed on NASDAQ. For the past 3 years, Mr. Khera has been the President of the DOAI, the apex industry body.
Commenting on this occasion, Mr. Anil Khera, CEO, Videocon d2h Ltd. said, “I am deeply honoured by the recognition CEAMA has bestowed on me. The last three and half decades has been truly exciting with the fast pace of change. I continue to remain excited about the possibilities and opportunities the future has in store with converging and emerging technologies in the consumer electronics industry”
Mr. Manish Sharma, President CEAMA said, “This award is a reflection of Mr. Anil Khera’s dedication and passion towards the consumer electronics industry. He has been a great asset to the industry and his constant motivation and enthusiasm has contributed to the progression of consumer electronics industry overall in the country.”
Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA), is an all India body representing the INR 45,000 Crore Consumer Electronics and Durables Industry