16 Nov '12, 12am

Microsoft appoints Singaporean Haresh Khoobchandani to lead Thai operations

Microsoft appoints Singaporean Haresh Khoobchandani to lead Thai operations November 16, 2012 by Terence LEE Singaporean Haresh Khoobchandani, a Microsoft veteran, is now in charge of operations in Thailand, a company press released announced. The new managing director of Microsoft Thailand is replacing Birathon Kasemsri Na Ayudhaya. Haresh has over 15 years of experience in the company. Before his current appointment, he was the COO for Microsoft Indonesia, where he helped the subsidiary achieve over 30% growth. He was also the CMO for the Asia Pacific Consumer & Online business, as well as Senior Director for various portfolios across Singapore, Malaysia, and Asia Pacific. He is said to possess a strong track record in sales, marketing, and leadership of large teams. Haresh’s predecessor, Birathon, set the vision of Microsoft Thailand to improve the lives of 70 million c...

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  1. 22 Jan '13, 2am

    he didn't do too much in Indo for that only 1 year tenure, first 6 months of adjustment period, another 6 months of talk n push. all done by strong Indo team which now already fallen apart. just like the other regional guy who come to other country, he couldn't give direct benefit to the field rather than internal push & talk. now MS Indo is crushing in term of business n this guy just walk away leaving it to all new team members, taking all the credit n leave the business scattered.

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