Lenovo has appointed Amar Babu to lead the company’s business in the overall Asia Pacific region, including Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, ASEAN, Australia, New Zealand, and India and South Asia. He succeeds Ken Wong, who will become the president of Lenovo Solutions and Services Group to capitalize on the group’s service-led transformation growth opportunities.
Amar Babu is currently vice president and leader for Services Operations, Lenovo Intelligent Devices Group, a post he took in 2018. He was vice president and chief operating officer of Lenovo Asia Pacific for three years, and prior to that was managing director, Lenovo India and South Asia starting from 2007. Before joining Lenovo, he held a number of leading technology positions in different companies including at HCL, Citibank, and intel.
Amar Babu holds an MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur and a BE from PSG College of Technology. He is based in Mumbai.