February 22, 2015 – Odgers Berndtson has named Sandeep Vij as a partner in the firm's energy, manufacturing and infrastructure practice in India. Mr. Vii was the chief operating officer of Smiths Detection India and has previously held senior roles in world class multinational industrial and technology companies, including Schneider Electric, Cisco, Honeywell Automation and Johnson Controls. Alasdair Spink, managing director, Odgers Berndtson India, said: "Sandeep's appointment marks a significant development in our industrial markets capability and strengthens the company overall. With over 25 years of leadership experience in some of the world's finest industrial and technology companies, Sandeep is uniquely placed to support our client base in India and across the APAC region." Odgers Berndtson provides a wide range of recruitment services for leading organizations in private and public sectors, including board level and executive search, management assessment and international assignments.