Electrolube Opens New Office in India
Posted on 08 August 2012 by Electrolube
Electrolube, pioneers in materials manufacture for the electronics, automotive and industrial manufacturing industries, has announced the opening of a new office in India to service increasing market demand more effectively. The new warehouse and technical sales facility will be based in Bangalore, situated close to the major electronics manufacturing centres of Southern India. Renowned for it's chemistry expertise, approachable people and eco-friendly ethos, Electrolube aims to strengthen the companys presence in the market and stimulate interest in their long established and innovative new products, which include contact lubricants, conformal coatings, thermally conductive materials, resins and service and maintenance aids. The new office will support distribution based in North India by Sumitron and will concentrate on the Southern India technology manufacturing centres in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mysore, Chennai and Pune, for automotive, but with flexibility to serve anywhere in India.
Ron Jakeman, Group Managing Director of H K Wentworth said, "It is a very dynamic time for Electrolube and indeed for materials innovation. India is a large and growing market for the electronics industry and expanding Electrolubes operations is a great opportunity. Having a direct presence in the country will allow us to improve contact with the market and provide first rate technical support to critical market sectors."
Padmanabha Shaktivelu has been appointed Sales Manager of Electrolube India and joins the company from Delta Electronics where he held the position of Deputy Manager of Power Electronics for South India and Key Account Manager. Padmanabha brings extensive market knowledge of electronics manufacturers in Southern India and excellent experience of business development and relationship building with customers, including major global manufacturers. Having previous experience in numerous sales and engineering service roles in India and highly qualified with an MBA, a BSc in Electronics Engineering and a Post Graduate Diploma in Power Electronics, Padmanabha has a very strong technical capability of matching the most effective products to customer needs, an essential factor for Electrolubes high standards of technical customer service.
Commenting on his appointment, Padmanabha said, "I'm delighted to be on board at such an interesting time for the company and look forward to building relationships with new customers and expanding the Electrolube product groups in India."
The new Bangalore office will join Electrolubes established worldwide network of manufacturing and sales offices located in France, Germany, USA, China, Australia, Brazil and headquartered in the UK. For further information about Electrolube, please visit www.electrolube.com.