New Delhi, Nov. 8 -- Google India on Friday announced that it has appointed Sanjay Gupta as its new country manager and vice president of sales and operations for India. He will contribute to Google's ongoing efforts to expand the internet ecosystem in the country, driving internet adoption among consumers and businesses and accelerating innovation.

He will take on the role early next year and will be based out of Mumbai working closely with the teams based in Gurgaon, Hyderabad and Bengaluru.

"Our ongoing engagement in India is a source of pride for both our Googlers in India but also around the world. Our Indian operation is important and strategic for its own sake but also for the innovation which then feeds breakthroughs elsewhere i...