Amit Garg is CEO of Simon India an Indian subsidiary of Simon Holding, a Spain based 300 euro million global electrical wiring devices, lighting control and security systems company. He has a rich experience in handling international business for diversified business in Electrical, Lighting, Power and Defence sectors.
Amit has a cross-cultural experience of 19 years in International Business development, B2B marketing, Relationship Management and post M&A integration. He started his career in 1994 with Kirloskar Electric Company, India as Marketing Manager. In 2001, he joined GE Power Controls, India as a Sales Manager and helped in augmenting the market share of GE’s low voltage switchgear. In 2004, he joined Havells India Ltd. wherein he played the responsibilities of Director- Business Development (EMEA)- Havells-Sylvania. Later, he worked with Actuant Electricals, Delhi as Country Manager- SAARC and Samtel Avionics & Defence Systems (SA) as Sr. Director- Business Development (International).
Amit is known as an effective communicator, team leader, and combines flexible and detail oriented attitude with the ability to interact effectively. In Simon India, he has been working on devising a strong business strategy to bring the best product design in switch and lighting segment while establishing a dedicated distribution channel of high-end switches In India.
Amit possessed the valued credibility and personal integrity that leave lasting impressions with decision makers, motivate employees while creating loyalty in the organization. He holds a B.Tech. degree in Electrical & Electronics from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal and an MBA in International Business Strategy from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi. Team India consists of professionals who come from various excellent company backgrounds serving Simon with passion & their hard work. Simon is always on a look out for the best talent in the industry & rewarding its efficient team mates for higher results.