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Nick Stavrakis to Lead Dana Operations in Oceania

Dana Incorporated has appointed Nick Stavrakis as Managing Director for all operations in Australia and New Zealand as well as the company’s service and assembly center in South Africa, effective November 20, 2017. Stavrakis comes to Dana from SAF-Holland Australia where he served as Managing Director for the last nine years. Prior to that, he

Achates Power appoints two new Directors

Achates Power has appointed John Wall, former Chief Technology Officer, Cummins and John Koszewnik, Chief Technical Officer, Achates Power as new members to its Board of Directors effective immediately. “We are pleased to welcome our newest members to the Board of Directors. They bring deep industry experience and unique perspectives that will be beneficial as

Nirmal K Minda is the new president of ACMA

Nirmal K Minda, Chairman and Managing Director, Minda Industries Limited has been elected as the new President of Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA), the apex Industry body representing the interest of the Indian Auto Component Industry. ACMA has a membership of over 750 manufacturers and contributes to over 85 per cent of the auto component

Matthew Fahnestock is Dana’s new Chief Information Officer

Matthew Fahnestock has joined Dana Incorporated as vice president and chief information officer. He will oversee the development and implementation of Dana’s enterprise-wide information technology strategy. Dana provides highly engineered solutions for improving the efficiency, performance, and sustainability of powered vehicles and machinery. “Matt brings a wealth of IT experience and perspective to this key

Pilloo Aga wins AIRIA award for outstanding contribution

Pilloo Aga, Finance Director, Gold Seal Group has won the ‘Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Indian Rubber Industry’ instituted by the All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA). She has received the award from Kamal Chaudhari, president AIRIA, Vikram Makar, senior VP, AIRIA and Vinod Bansal, chairman, WR/MC member AIRIA at the recently concluded All

Anand Sundaresan is the new Chairman of IESC

Schwing Stetter India Vice-Chairman and Managing Director Anand Sundaresan has been appointed as Chairman of The Infrastructure Equipment Skill Council (IESC), promoted by the Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association (ICEMA), and subsidised by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC). He succeeds Vikram Sharma, CEO of Kobelco. Sundaresan is the immediate past President of the Indian

Prashanth Doreswamy named as Continental’s new India Head

Technology firm Continental Corporation has named Prashanth Doreswamy as its new India head. Doreswamy will take over as Market Head of Continental India and Managing Director, Continental Automotive India, on 1st Oct 2017. He succeeds Claude d’Gama Rose, who retires later this year. Earlier, Doreswamy was Country Manager and Managing Director, India & SEA, Cooper

Allison Transmission promotes G Frederick Bohley as Treasurer

Allison Transmission Holdings has promoted Vice President of Finance G Frederick Bohley to Treasurer. He will be responsible for the company’s relationships with commercial bankers, senior secured credit facility lenders and revolver participants, debt investors and credit rating agencies. “We are very pleased to further expand Fred’s scope of responsibilities.  Over the past 20 years, Fred

Continental Expands Range of Flexible Benefits for Working Dads and Moms

From telecommuting and sabbaticals to parental leave and part-time work, Continental is expanding the range of flexible work practices offered to more than 18,000 employees in the U.S. Named one of FORTUNE Magazine’s Most Admired Companies and one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes, Continental is committed to meeting the needs of all employees locally