After launch of world’s biggest mobile factory by Samsung in Noida near Delhi on Monday, HOMTOM, a leading smartphone brand of Shenzhen, China has now announced its foray in India with the inauguration of its India office at Noida. HOMTOM has further appointed Nikhil Bhutani as the Director for Product & Operations for their India business [in Picture above].
Nikhil Bhutani has a varied and rich experience of more than a decade in the field of business development, distribution management and product development. Prior to HOMTOM, he worked as the Regional Head of Ziox Mobile and, before that, as Regional Manager at Ingram Micro. Besides this, he was also associated with leading organizations like Hyve Mobiles, and The Princeton Review in the past. His diverse exposure to multiple aspects of businesses and his brief stint with Indian Army have instilled in him a “Never Say Die” approach towards his goals, qualifying him as a smart leader for any organization.
Commenting on the appointment, Gary Zhang – CEO, HOMTOM, said, “We are elated to have Nikhil on board with HOMTOM. He brings in a wealth of experience and we hope to reap the benefits with his expertise.”
“India is a promising market for Mobile industry and we will be investing heavily in the region to achieve robust growth. With our new office now operational in Noida, we are planning to launch mid to high-end segment of Smarterphones. We aim to capture a formidable market share within a year”, quoted Zhang.
Incepted in the year 2013, HOMTOM, is a part of SHENZHEN ZHOUJI HENGTONG TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD. from Shenzhen, China, which offers ODM services to various Smartphone companies across the globe. HOMTOM has a huge focus on R&D and holds more than 100 patents. The company is about to manufacture in India in order to endorse ‘Make in India’ and ensure superior quality products being delivered to the Indian customers by understanding local needs and usage pattern. In order to reach out to the masses, the company will roll out an aggressive partner program to recruit, train, certify and support a wider base of partners in India.
Speaking at the occasion, Nikhil said, “With the advent of Brand HOMTOM in India, we emphasize upon bringing superior quality devices, loaded with latest features, at affordable prices to the Indian market. It falls in line with the brand’s vision of offering Smarterphones for a Smarter India. Concomitantly, we are eying to deliver a robust yet smooth distribution network with transparent policies, which will offer win-win propositions for the brand as well as resellers and partners.”
SHENZHEN ZHOUJI HENGTONG TECHNOLOGY CO. LTD., known by the brand name HOMTOM, was conceived in the year 2013, in Shenzhen, China. It is present in more than 100 countries and sells its renowned line of HOMTOM smartphones through various channels. HOMTOM also offers ODM services to various Smartphone companies across the globe.The company has invested heavily on R&D and into the production and sales of communication equipment and accessories. Over the years, the company has established itself as one of the largest ODM/OEM companies across the globe. HOMTOM has numerous patents and has been awarded the National High-tech Enterprise Award Certificate.