Anil Raj

Anil Raj

Managing Director, OMC Power

Anil Raj is managing director at OMC Power.

Anil is a veteran of the telecom industry with roots tracing back to the earliest days of mobile telecom. Anil was the start-up CEO of Hutchison (Hutch) in India and launched the country’s very first mobile network in 1995. He started his career at Ericsson where he held a number of senior management positions in Sweden and in Asia Pacific.

As Vice President and Head of Ericsson’s Smartphone Business Unit, he was responsible for launching the world’s first smartphone in 2000 and the first Bluetooth product in 2001. He also headed Ericsson’s companies in India and Indonesia establishing the company as the market leader. While at Ericsson, he also spearhead the merger of Ericsson’s and Sony’s handset businesses into Sony Ericsson and went on to forge the Symbian initiative where he served as Chairman.