Head – Continuous Improvement and Marketing
Knauf Ceiling Solutions
Mr. Naresh Duble is the Head – Continuous Improvement and Marketing of Knauf Ceiling Solutions (India) Pvt. Ltd. Knauf is a global leader in the design and manufacture of ceilings and has a history of more than 160 years, offering innovative interior solutions that help enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency, overall performance and create beautiful spaces. In April 2020, the Knauf group completed its acquisition of Armstrong World Industries EMEA & APAC business. Knauf is the market leader for safe, healthy and
comfortable design of living spaces. The Knauf group has more than 220 production facilities and sales organizations in over 86 countries and with more than 35,000 employees worldwide.
In this role, Mr. Naresh Duble is responsible for driving the India business for Healthcare, Education verticals and Marketing department. He is passionate about transforming, way kids learn in schools and patients heals in hospitals. He is also accountable for Knauf Ceiling Solution Academy – responsible for continuous Improvement for Armstrong Sales team in the APAC region. Over the past few years, Naresh and his team have impacted ceiling installation quality in India, upgrading ceiling installation contractors’ skills in India. He has served Armstrong from the early days in India and worked in numerous leadership roles in sales and marketing since 2002.
Mr. Naresh Duble brings his broad expertise in the consumer durable and IT industry. Before this role, Mr. Naresh Duble worked with – Ingram Micro as Marketing Manager for IBM range of products. Mr. Naresh Duble started his career at Onida, where he worked as a product manager.
Mr. Naresh Duble holds a Bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering from Fr Agnel College of Engineering, a Masters Degree in Marketing Management (MMM) from Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai and Post Graduate program from IIM Ahmadabad.