Bharti Airtel India CEO to leave company

Bharti Airtel’s chief executive for India and South Asia, Sanjay Kapoor, is to leave the company on February 28 2013.

An official statement released says Gopal Vittal, the company’s present group director of special projects, will take over as its CEO effective the beginning of March.

India remains Bharti’s biggest market, with the company operating in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and 17 African countries.