Virtual Forest, one of India’s first companies specializing in manufacturing energy-efficient consumer electronics and EMS (Electronics Manufacturing Services), has named Sandeep Kejriwal as Co-Founder, COO & CFO, to lead the overall strategy, operations, and financial management for the organization. Kejriwal was earlier associated with EMC India (now DELL-EMC) as its CFO.
He holds more than two decades of experience in leading international finance/operations across MNC manufacturing, technology start-ups, and global IT/ITES organizations. He also served as the Regional Chairperson for the NASSCOM GIC Forum. He held several senior leadership positions at institutions namely Hewlett-Packard, EXL Service and Goodyear India.
Commenting on the appointment, Omer Basith, Co-Founder & CEO at Virtual Forest, said, “Sandeep’s impressive record of creating high-performing work environments, while driving financial & operational excellence aligns with our objectives and growth plans. We are extremely excited that Virtual Forest will now benefit from his vision, guidance, and leadership. We look forward to the growth journey ahead.”
“I am excited to take over the new role at Virtual Forest as it strongly resonates with my entrepreneurial passion to create stakeholder value while also making a difference to our people and planet. We are strongly committed to reducing carbon emissions from the globe and at the same time, support our country’s vision to become “Atmanirbhar” by designing and building innovative electronic components for various industries here in India”, said Sandeep Kejriwal, Co-Founder, COO & CFO, Virtual Forest.