Bengaluru: Xiaomi on Tuesday announced Raghu Reddy’s appointment as the Chief Business Officer for its India operations. Also Read - Xiaomi Teases Mi 10's Zooming Prowess on Weibo

He was earlier heading the Categories and Online Sales for Xiaomi India. Also Read - Amazon Great Indian Sale 2020: Great Deals, up to 40 Per Cent Discounts on Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi Phones, Gadgets, Fashion, Home & Kitchen

According to the company statement, under his new role he continues to be responsible for the Categories and Online sales business. Additionally, he will also take up several responsibilities from Managing Director, Manu Jain.

Raghu played a key role in propelling company’s exponential sales growth, added the statement.

He began his career with Wipro Technologies as a Software Engineer, and went on to work with Ernst & Young as a Senior Consultant, followed by Snapdeal as a Senior Director.