Vernie Sannoo

Managing Director, Barefoot Power India operations

Vernie Sannoo manages Barefoot Power India operations as Managing Director. He has a rich experience of 27 years in sales, marketing, rural distribution, service and overall business operations. His previous stint was as Vice-President –Retail sales at a Solar Home lighting company incubated by Idealab (USA). In the last six years, he has gained first-hand knowledge of consumer needs and market with respect to solar products.

He has an experience of 22 years with Eureka Forbes for setting up sales and service channels in Asian market and building a sales-service driven organization, where he managed service through 900 service centres responsible for satisfaction of 4 million consumers.

Vernie believes that his experience of demo based selling, after sales service, coupled with rural distribution network, backed by efficient service and consumer finance will help state of art Barefoot Power products to reach rural consumer which will help in overall development of Rural India.