Watergen, an Israel-based company, which recently launched in India in a joint venture with SMV Jaipuria Group, has appointed Ruchin Khanduja to lead its marketing division in India. As the chief marketing officer, Ruchin will be responsible for building Watergen’s traditional as well as digital marketing strategy for India as well as driving the company’s communication and sales.
Khanduja comes with a diverse experience of over 24 years, working in key marketing leadership roles with leading brands in consumer durables, food retail/QSR and others. In the past, he has served as the marketing head of several leading organizations, such as McDonald’s, Hindware and LG Electronics. He comes in from a rich marketing background, having worked with renowned marketing and advertising agencies in India.
Speaking on the appointment of Ruchin, Chaitanya Jaipuria, director- of Watergen India commented, “Ruchin’s expertise in the industry will be an active push for Watergen to explore newer opportunities as a business. While we as a brand have been cognizant of the trends and the ongoing water crisis in India, Ruchin’s leadership based on his rich experience which spans over two decades will motivate brand presence and consumer outreach across India. We are extremely glad to have Ruchin on board as the marketing head of Watergen India. We are confident that he will significantly contribute to our vision of solving the drinking water crisis in the country.”
On being appointed as the marketing head of Watergen India, Ruchin Khanduja, commented, “To be associated with a brand, which drives holistic solutions for a problem as deep-rooted as water crisis, is an exciting role that I am looking forward to. We start with newfound optimism to drive visibility for a unique technology like Atmospheric Water Generator (AWG). I am looking forward to spearheading communications for Watergen in my capacity as a marketing head of the company.”