Puneet Chandok Resigns as Head of India and South Asia at AWSby Fintech News Singapore June 5, 2023
Amazon Web Services (AWS)’ Head of India and South Asia Puneet Chandok has resigned with effect from 31 August after having served in the company since June 2019.
According to a TechCruch report, Chandok has plans to join a rival firm but no official announcement has been made so far.
Vaishali Kasture, Head of Enterprise, Mid-Market and Global Businesses at AWS India and South Asia will step up as the interim leader of commercial business at the unit effective immediately.
The news comes on the heels of AWS’ announcement that it plans to invest INR 1,05,600 crores (US$12.7 billion) in India by 2030 to meet growing customer demand for cloud services there.
This planned investment in data center infrastructure in India will support an estimated average of 131,700 full-time equivalent (FTE) jobs in Indian businesses each year.