The founder and chairman of consumer robots brand Milagrow Robots Rajeev Karwal has succumbed to Covid-related complications. Karwal was on ventilator support for almost a week and passed away on Wednesday morning.
Karwal, a towering figure in the Indian electronics space, is known most notably for bringing LG Corp into India in 1997 and transforming the company as their VP of Sales and Marketing. The IMT Ghaziabad alumnus also served as the CEO of Electrolux Kelvinator and Reliance Retail.
In his illustrious career, Karwal has also worked for Onida, Kishinchand Chellaram Group, Surya Roshini Limited. He founded Milagrow Business and Knowledge Solutions in 2007. He was recently in the UAE to oversee Milagrow’s expansion plans in the Middle East and Africa region.
Milagrow was set up in 2007 for management consultancy and by 2012 the company transitioned to making robots for residential and industrial use.