Who: V Sivaramakrishnan
What: Appointed as MD of Oxford University Press India
When: 5 November 2015
V Sivaramakrishnan (Siva) was on 5 November 2015 appointed as the Managing Director of the Oxford University Press India (OUPI) with regional responsibilities including Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal. He will also join the Asia Education Divisional Board of OUP.
He succeeds Ranjan Kaul, who will retire in November 2015 end after working with OUP for 14 years.
Prior to this appointment, Sivaramakrishnan was working in Manipal Global Education Services where he has overseen seven years of strong business development, improved quality assurance, and the effective delivery of supporting technology platforms.
Earlier, he has also led a team that built and ran a successful online news, shopping, and gaming portal. He spent nearly ten years with the Ford Motor Company and held various consumer branding roles within Proctor and Gamble.