Bharti Airtel Wednesday appointed Nakul Sehgal as Corporate Chief Financial Officer. Sehgal will report to Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal, the telco in a statement said.
The newly-appointed executive will work as an interface between the corporate office and operations and lead the investor relations and group taxation functions.
“Over the years Bharti has always attracted the best of talent from across industry verticals and geographies,” Mittal said, adding that he was confident that Sehgal’s vast experience within the financial and commercial domain will add value to the group.
He will also closely work with both Airtel India and Airtel Africa to ensure high-quality deliverables by group finance shared services functions to both regions, and will also be actively involved with Airtel Africa IPO and fundraising at Airtel India.
Sehgal brings more than 17 years of professional experience having worked in three continents where he held key positions within the financial and commercial areas of international business operations in emerging and advanced markets.
He previously worked with the Telenor group across geographies including in India. Prior to joining Telenor, he also worked with Ernst & Young and PwC.