Avaya has hired Juniper Networks veteran Jitendra Gupta as sales head – Networking, Avaya India and SAARC.
The appointment of the new data networking head is a part of the company’s initiative to hire strategic talent and strengthen leadership at Avaya.
At Juniper Networks, Jitendra most recently served as the director, Partner Sales for India & South Asia region with a responsibility of building and leading Juniper’s India partner sales organization.
Prior to Juniper, Jitendra worked with Extreme Networks for 6 years as country manager for the India region.
His responsibilities at Avaya will include further developing the networking business and expanding the strategic enterprise portfolio in the region.