Citrix Strengthens India Leadership Team

Industry Veteran, Ravindra Kelkar Appointed as Senior Director, Enterprise & Public Sector, Citrix India


India, March 20, 2018: Citrix today announced the appointment of Ravindra Kelkar as senior director, Enterprise & Public Sector, Citrix India. In this role, Ravindra will report to Makarand Joshi, area vice president & country head, India Subcontinent, Citrix.

With sales experience spanning over 20 years, Ravindra joins Citrix to spearhead business growth initiatives for the enterprise, public sector and ITeS vertical along with executing the Citrix cloud strategy for India.

Commenting on this appointment, Makarand Joshi, Area vice president & Country head, India Subcontinent, Citrix, said “With enterprises in India adapting to digital transformation to gain an edge over their peers, we now have the opportunity to partner and play an instrumental role in their success stories.  Ravindra’s extensive sales and channel experience, coupled with his innovate approach to go to market strategies, will help grow the Citrix enterprise business in India.”

Speaking on his appointment, Ravindra Kelkar, Senior director – Enterprise and Public Sector, Citrix India said, “I am excited to join Citrix to accelerate our efforts to increase our visibility and customer base in India. As enterprises and PSUs accelerate cloud adoption, adopt digital workplace strategies and focus on security and next gen networks, I look forward to leveraging my experience to help our customers on their digital transformation journey.”

Ravindra joins Citrix from Tech Mahindra, where he served as VP business development. Previously, Ravindra held sales and management leadership roles at Microsoft, Cisco, and Novell.


About Citrix –

Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. We help customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. With 2016 annual revenue of $3.42 billion, Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.