Volvo Automobiles India on Saturday mentioned it has appointed Jyoti Malhotra as its new Managing Director with impact from March 1, 2021.
Malhotra, who at present serves because the Director Gross sales and Advertising and marketing, could be the primary Indian to move the corporate in India.
He joined the corporate in August 2016.
Malhotra succeeds Charles Frump who has been on the helm since October 2017.
“Frump has accomplished a profitable tenure in India and is shifting over to a different world project. Jyoti takes over from Charles on March 1, 2021,” the Swedish automaker mentioned in a press release.
Below Frump, the corporate began its native manufacturing in India, launched new technology fashions and expanded Volvo’s footprint in India.
“India is without doubt one of the most dynamic vehicle markets on the earth and it has been an honour to be part of the identical for over three years now…
“At current, we’re at a crucial juncture within the Indian market the place the business is shifting in direction of a major transformation to electrical mobility and I’m assured Jyoti will lead the corporate by way of this part in an especially seamless method,” Frump mentioned.
Malhotra has over 24 years of automotive expertise within the gross sales and advertising and marketing area.
He has held nationwide, regional and native positions in varied automotive firms like Mahindra & Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki and Fiat Auto India earlier than taking up as Director Advertising and marketing and Gross sales in Volvo Automobile India.
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