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Mr. Rajeev Tewari Appointed as Director of Canon India’s CSP Group

July 17, 2012 - New Delhi, Delhi, India

Canon India Pvt. Limited, India’s No. 1 Complete Digital Imaging Company announced the appointment of Mr. Rajeev Tewari as the Director of Canon India’s CSP group. In his new role Mr Tewari would look at taking CSP’s growth to the next level and increasing the contribution to Canon’s overall brand revenue.

Prior to taking on as the Director, Mr. Tewari headed the Wide Format Imaging division where he successfully set up the marketing and sales operation of the division. He has replaced Mr. VP Sajeevan, who led the CSP group for over 5years.

Mr Tewari’s belief in constant growth and innovation helped create a loyal, committed and highly productive partnership network. Today, Canon holds an undisputed No.1 position in the digital copier space wherein the indirect Channel Sales has played a major role. Rajeev strongly believes that it is essential to develop a motivated and potent team by ensuring personal and professional growth for the employees.

Speaking about plans for his new role Mr. Tewari said, “My association with Canon goes back a long way and now with this renewed leadership role, I am excited and look forward to building on CSP’s India growth. In today’s age when consumer requirements change by the hour, the premier focus would be on constantly innovating consumer specific printing solutions. Strengthen the channel network would be another major focus for the CSP division.”Moreover the key focus will be on Customer Relationship Management Program This will certainly enhance the engagement with customers directly and will help in connecting with them on regular basis

On the appointment of Mr. Tewari, Dr. Alok Bharadwaj, Senior Vice President, Canon India commented,” Rajeev’s decade long association with Canon has been that of exceptional understanding of technology & customers. He has handled Canon business to large enterprises through direct sales team, business of building channels in office automation category and new domain of Wide Format Imaging applications quite successful. We are confident that under his leadership, the CSP group will benefit greatly.”

The Canon System Products (CSP) group comprises of Inkjet Product Division, Laser Product Division and System Integrators Division.

About Canon Inc.

Canon Inc. (NYSE: CAJ), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a leader in the fields of professional and consumer imaging equipment and information systems. Canon’s extensive range of products includes copying machines, inkjet and laser printers, cameras, video equipment, medical equipment and semiconductor-manufacturing equipment. Originally established in 1937 as Precision Optical Industry, Co., Ltd., a camera manufacturer, Canon has successfully diversified and globalized to become a worldwide industry leader in professional and consumer imaging systems and solutions. With over 195,000 employees worldwide, Canon has manufacturing and marketing subsidiaries in Japan, the Americas, Europe, Asia and Oceania; and a global R&D network with companies based in the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia. Canon’s consolidated net sales for fiscal 2010 (ended December 31, 2010) totaled $45.8 billion (at an exchange rate of \81 = US$1). Visit the Canon Inc. website at:

Canon in India

Canon India closed the year of 2011 with revenues of Rs 1525 crore which is 21 % growth over 2010. Canon focuses on multiple market segments of consumer, B2B, Government & Commercial. Canon’s product portfolio extends over a vast variety of copier MFDs, fax-machines, printers, scanners, All-in-ones, digital cameras, camcorders and multimedia projectors, cable ID printers, semiconductors and card printers.

Canon India Pvt. Ltd. is a 100% subsidiary of Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd., a world leader in imaging technologies. Set up in 1997, Canon India markets over 140 comprehensive range of sophisticated contemporary digital imaging. The company today has offices in 7 cities, warehouses in 13 cities across India and employs over 930 people. Canon has approximately 380 primary channel partners 13 National Retail Chain partners, and over 4000 secondary retail points. Oce distributors in India will now be a part of Canon partner network. Canon’s service reach extends to over 200 towns with over 200 service Engineers, 4 Master service centres and 34 Canon Care Centers. Canon and Océ products are available with complete service support network.

Source: Business Wire India


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