In a strategic move reflecting its commitment to excellence, HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the appointment of Tanuj Patro as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Patro, a seasoned finance professional, brings over two decades of experience to his role, having worked with industry giants like Microsoft, Nokia, LG, E&Y, and emerging market pioneers like Paytm.
Tanuj Patro’s Journey and Expertise
Patro’s journey is marked by his adeptness in navigating both large corporate landscapes and fast-paced startup environments. As a Chartered Accountant and an alumnus of the Advanced Executive Management Program from INSEAD, Patro’s expertise is unparalleled in the industry.
Ravi Kunwar, Vice President- India & APAC, HMD Global, expressed his excitement about Patro’s appointment. He believes that Patro’s deep financial expertise and strategic mindset align seamlessly with HMD Global’s vision for growth.
Patro’s Role and Vision at HMD Global
As CFO, Patro will oversee HMD Global’s financial operations for India & APAC markets. He will work closely with the leadership team to drive financial performance, operational efficiency, and support the company’s mission of connecting people through advanced mobile technology.
Patro is committed to fostering an environment of collaboration and inclusivity, where diverse perspectives drive financial strategies to new heights. He is excited to collaborate with the talented team at HMD Global and navigate the dynamic landscape of the mobile technology industry.
Patro’s appointment as CFO heralds a new chapter of financial leadership and innovation for HMD Global. His experiences in diverse markets like India, East Africa, South Africa, and Malaysia have reinforced the importance of cultural sensitivity and the ability to lead diverse teams. His global perspective, coupled with his remarkable expertise, positions him to be a driving force in HMD Global’s continued success.