Continental has appointed Krishan Kohli as head of its Gurgaon location, and head of Business Unit Hydraulic Brake Systems in India. Now, he is Head of Business Unit Vehicle Dynamics (VED). He succeeds Thomas Laudes, who will be taking up another leadership role within the company. Kohli has around three decades of experience in Automotive & Commercial Vehicle businesses.
Prashanth Doreswamy, Country Head Continental India and Managing Director, Continental Automotive, India, said, “We are delighted to have Krishan Kohli take up this additional role. He comes with a deep understanding of our industry and experience in the business.”
According to Matthias Matic, Head of BU VED, within Continental’s global automotive business, “Kohli’s current role complements the additional responsibilities and will help further boost and reinforce our safety business in the India market. I wish him all success.”
Krishan Kohli, sia, “We are in the business of protecting human lives, reducing accidents, and making roads safer for everyone, regardless of the market, technology or vehicle class. Legislations have played a key role in bringing our technologies to India, and we look forward to supporting India market better. Gurgaon location has been growing; in the last two years we have achieved several production milestones here. We will continue to focus on supporting our customers better, ensuring quality and operational excellence for business growth.”