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BD appoints Varun Khanna to spearhead India operations

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Sushmita Bandopadhyay
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India, March, 2014- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Co.), a leading global medical technology company, announced the appointment of Varun Khanna as the Managing Director in India.

Varun joins BD at a time when the company is strategically focused on driving growth through innovation and customer focus. India is one of the key markets and is central to BD’s growth strategy in Greater Asia.

He joins BD from Fortis Healthcare, where he played a key role in driving the growth of business in two of its fastest growing regions.  His most recent role was that of Regional Director – Western and Eastern Region, which he held since 2010.  Prior to Fortis, he worked with Etisalat Group, Reliance and Bharti Airtel, in various roles of increasing responsibility including Sales, Marketing as well as P&L Leadership.

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