Two days before the launch of Jeep Compass, the Indian arm of Fiat Chrysler Automobile (FCA) has roped in Raghavendra Kulkarni to Head its after sales operations. He will be a part of the FCA India leadership team and will report directly to Kevin Flynn - President and Managing Director, FCA India. He will be handling after sales operations, which includes providing support to Fiat and Jeep customers across India. Raghavendra Kulkarni has a vast experience of 32 years in after sales and has worked with major automobile companies like M&M, Toyota, General Motors, Bentley, Volkswagen in India and overseas.Raghavendra Kulkarni will handle key responsibilities like implementation and help in the expansion of Mopar workshops across India. This will include innovations in service operations, customer satisfaction and set up new workshops.
Commenting on the appointment, Kevin Flynn, said,"Raghavendra joins the FCA India family at the right time, as we are about to go to market with the Made in India JeepCompass. His vast experience in After Sales will be immensely valuable to us as we are moving the needle in strengthening our Service network with Mopar across the country. We welcome him and look forward to his expertise in taking our Service operations to the next level."
Jeep is all set to launch its much-awaited Compass on 31st July and the company has started accepting the bookings of the SUV.The Jeep Compass is powered by a 1.4-litre Multiair petrol engine and a 2.0-litre diesel engine. It is expected that the Jeep will launch the Compass in a price range between Rs 18 lakh to Rs 22 lakh ex-showroom, India.