Continental rejigs top management

The Supervisory Board of Continental has approved the largest organisational changes in the company’s history. Following this, Executive Board member Nikolai Setzer (47), responsible for the Tyre division and Corporate Purchasing, will switch to Continental’s Automotive Group on April 1, 2019. Here, he will assume the new position of spokesman for the Automotive Board and […]

Renault India appoints Venkatram Mamillapalle as MD

Renault has appointed Venkatram Mamillapalle as Managing Director for Renault India effective March 1, 2019. He will replace Sumit Sawhney, who moves to a new position within the group. Fabrice Cambolive, Senior Vice-President, Chairman, Africa-Middle-East-India Region, said, “Over the last six years, Sumit has been instrumental in laying a strong foundation for establishing and growing […]

Hoffmann appoints Manav Goel as Director for India

Europe’s leading system partner for quality tools Hoffmann Group has appointed Manav Goel as India Director. He will be responsible for overlooking the sales team and driving strategic business partnerships. A civil engineer and an IIM Kolkata graduate, Manav has more than 21 years of experience in strategy planning, people management and systems development. He has […]

Masakazu Yoshimura is the new MD of Toyota Kirloskar

Toyota Kirloskar Motor has announced the repatriation of Akito Tachibana, present Managing Director and proposed the appointment of Masakazu Yoshimura. The formal appointment will be made at the meeting of the Board of Directors on January 22, 2019. Masakazu Yoshimura will be responsible for broad leadership and strategic direction of Toyota’s business operations in India. He comes with over 25 […]