Former NetApp executive Anil Valluri has been appointed the senior director of India operations at Google Cloud. Valluri who last worked as President of India and SAARC operations for NetApp has spearheaded numerous technology transitions in India for customers across banking, telecommunications, public sector and manufacturing.
“Cloud is the next big transition in the technology industry and Google has been making major strides in this space. I’m excited for this new opportunity to help businesses of all sizes in India succeed in this rapidly digitising economy,” Valluri said.
“Anil has led some of the biggest technology multinational companies in India and his experience will be invaluable as we continue our charter to help companies solve their most complex business and technology challenges. I look forward to working with Anil to deepen our customer engagement, expand on our strategic partnerships, and deliver advanced solutions to help companies in India accelerate their data-led innovation,” Karan Bajwa, managing director of Google Cloud India, said.
In March, the company announced plans to expand its presence in India by launching a cloud region in Delhi, adding to its Mumbai region which was opened in 2017.