Hasa Nand Nanani is an alumnus of Birla Institute of Technological Sciences, Pilani. He has over 45 years of diverse experience across International Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Global Procurement and Distribution, having held senior positions in Xerox India, the Jumbo World Holding and Spice Group.
He previously spent 20 years with Xerox India, rising to the position of Group Managing Director. He was instrumental in establishing the ‘Xerox’ Brand in India and helping it grow into one of the most successful joint ventures in India. He was in charge of business operations in India and South Asia and completed stints with Xerox in USA, UK and the Asia Pacific region. Under his stewardship, Xerox India was rated as the most successful channel and major account business in the Xerox world.
As Chief Operating Officer of Jumbo World Holdings, Nanani successfully headed the international operations of the group and grew it into a highly profitable business with revenue of US $ 1 Billion. He was responsible for the total growth of Global Operations in Sony Products, (Entertainment, Electronics, IT & Telecom Products), Telecom Handset Business, IBM and Compaq Computers. Subsequently, as Chief Operating Officer (India & International Operations), he was given additional responsibility for the growth of other prestigious group companies like Shaw Wallace, Mather & Platt, Falcon Tyres, Hindustan Dorr Oliver Ltd. etc (All Group Companies in India).
Thereafter, he spearheaded the growth of Spice Corp, the only group in India, with operations across the entire spectrum of the mobile eco-system, including Telecom Services, Mobile Handsets, Mobile Value Added Services, and Telecom Retail Operations.
In his most recent assignment as CEO & Executive Director of Si2i group, he was responsible for Mobile companies of Spice group in Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. The total revenue of the group grew more than US $ 1 Billion.
During his career, he was also responsible for initiating the Quality Movement in India. The ‘Leadership Through Quality’ (LTQ) training conducted by him was an outstanding success and was adopted by various Indian and multi-national companies in India. Nanani was also responsible for awarding Business Excellence Certification to various Xerox companies across the world.
Hasa Nand Nanani has been recognized with several prestigious awards including the ‘Top Professional Manager’. He participated in several international senior management development programs of Xerox corporation and is well known as one of their most successful CEOs.