Alto-Shaam, the global manufacturer and innovator in the foodservice equipment industry, has appointed Arpita Raj to the newly created role of Regional Sales & Culinary Manager for India.
Arpita joins Alto-Shaam with twelve years of experience in culinary supervision, consultancy and operations. In her previous role, Arpita was Culinary Head for a commercial refrigeration and foodservice equipment company in India, where she handled all operations, sales support, R&D, and product alignment for key accounts across the country.
In her new role, Arpita will use her culinary skills and strategic experience to foster new client relationships within targeted market segments including foodservice distributors, design consultancy firms and key account end users.
“Alto-Shaam is a global leader in foodservice equipment and respected amongst culinarians for its innovative solutions,” Arpita said. “I am looking forward to joining the team and helping to continue the business’ expansion in India, where we are committed to providing quality products and services to our customers.”
Arpita will directly report to Vijay Pawar, Alto-Shaam’s Regional Director for Sales & Culinary in India.
Regarding Arpita’s appointment and experience, Vijay says: “Arpita’s culinary skills and extensive knowledge of the Indian market will make her a great resource for our customers. I am excited to have her join the team to strengthen support and growth in India.”