Christie Cinema Asia appoints sales director for India

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Kanwal Brar, sales director for cinema at Christie Digital Systems India

Christie has announced the appointment of Kanwal Brar as sales director for cinema at Christie Digital Systems India. Brar will report to Don Shaw, senior director of sales for digital cinema for the Asia Pacific region, and he will assume his duties on April 15, 2019.

Brar will focus on building and strengthening Christie’s sales channels within India and re-establish direct relationships with key accounts. Further focus will be on promoting new RGB laser projection products to support Christie’s position in the Indian market.

Previously, Brar led an entrepreneurial initiative, launching and growing the business to a stable, profit generating organisation. Prior to being an entrepreneur, he was associated with Christie Digital Systems in India in various positions overn a span of 10 years.

Shaw said: “In his new role, Kanwal will be accountable for the strategic focus of Christie’s cinema sales efforts in India. His previous experience as part of the Christie family is a tremendous asset in building on the foundation already in place for the Christie brand and its cinema technologies, which are eliciting keen interest in the burgeoning Indian entertainment market.”