In November India managing director Frenny Bawa had left the company to pursue other interests. This came at a time when other high profile executives were leaving the company. RIM has now named Sunil Dutt as the new managing director in India. .
Dutt is a 27-year veteran of the Indian mobile technology and telecoms sector. In the past, Dutt has worked for companies such as Hewlett-Packard, Samsung, and Nokia.