Germany-headquartered sanitary fittings manufacturer Grohe has appointed Renu Misra as the new president for the Middle East, Africa and East Mediterranean region.

In her new role, Misra will represent Grohe Group’s interests in the region - reporting directly to Michael Rauterkeus, CEO of Grohe AG.

She joined the German sanitary fittings giant in 2010 as chief financial officer for India operations and was then promoted to the post of CEO (Grohe India Business) leading sales in the country and the subcontinent region.

Misra’s managerial and organisational capabilities in delivering robust results in challenging markets has resulted in significant growth of business, said the company in a statement.

Her most recent role was general manager of Lixil Water Technology (LWT) for India and the subcontinent where she was responsible for Grohe and American standard brands.