Chief expertise officers of telecom operators Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel have resigned from their respective firms.
Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited is the most well-known Indian mobile network operator, owned by Reliance Industries and headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It operates a national LTE network with coverage across 22 telecom circles. It does not offer 2G or 3G service and instead utilizes voice over LTE to provide voice service on its network.
Recently, the Chief Technology Officer of the Reliance jio group, Jagbir Singh, had joined the company before the soft launch of 4G services. Antecedent to this assignment, Jagbir Singh was working with the one of the familiar company known as Samsung. Previously he had also worked with Airtel for a period of ten years.
According to the sources, he’s transferring again to Delhi. However, he didn’t disclose any additional particulars/details.
Bharti Airtel Limited is also one of the largest Indian global telecommunications services company, based in New Delhi, India. It operates in 20 countries across South Asia and Africa. Airtel provides GSM, 3G, 4G LTE and VoLTE mobile services, fixed line broadband and voice services depending upon the country of operation. It had also rolled out its VoLTE technology across the country. It is the largest mobile network operator in India and the third largest in the world.
The Chief Technology Officer of the Bharti Airtel for mobile networks, Shyam Prabhakar Mardikar has resigned from the company lately. He has too put in his papers. According to the source, Mardikar has resigned to move up the ladder in his profession, he has been with Airtel since August 2012. This was his second stint with the telecom major.
Untimely, he has served Airtel for about a decade from 2001-2010 after quitting his job at the Department of Telecom. He was serving as CTO of Airtel’s mobile network since January 2017.