Manel Srinivas Nayak Knowledge Series - A Talk on "Telecom Industry Prospects and Challenges".

May 16, 2018

TheKnowledge series on “Telecom Industry Prospects and Challenges” was conductedon Wednesday, 16-05-2018 at Swarna Academy Hall with Shri Gopal Vittal M.D& CEO of Bharti Airtel group.

Shri.Gopal Vittal began his talk with few points, which would help students getinsight on his view of Telecom sector and his learning from the same. He spokeabout the transition from his previous employer HUL to Airtel- what was thedifference between the FMCG sector and Telecom Sector.

Mr. Vittal also sharedhis - How stiff the competition has become post the arrival of Reliance Jio,The Broadband Scenario in India will undergo a change with introduction of asingle setup box for Broadband as well DTH services, Overseas operation in over20 countries of the African Continent is now turning profitable and at the nickof time.

Mr. Vittal opined thatwith telecom sector, the reaction to change must instant or else it would bedifficult to survive in a High Capital inducive industry. Consolidation has led to removal ofregional players, who are being acquired by National players in order tosurvive.

The program concludedwith Q&A session followed by Vote of Thanks and National Anthem.