Volvo Auto India appointed three new officials in their senior management positions. The newly appointed members in the organization includes Nalin Jain who will take up the position of Chief Financial Officer, while Jyoti Malhotra has joined as the Director Sales and Marketing and PR and Rajiv Chauhan has taken up the role of Network Director.
All the newly appointed members have an expansive experience of the Automotive industry. Nalin Jain holds a 20 year working experience of operational and managerial positions in various organisations. At Volvo, he will be focusing on the continuity and growth of Volvo in the luxury car segment.
Jyoti brings in 21 years of experience in the field of Indian passenger and commercial vehicle industry. He has worked with the companies like Fiat India, Maruti Suzuki and Mahindra and Mahindra. At Volvo, he will take care of field sales, channel marketing, business strategy, sales training and used car operations.
Rajeev has a 20 year experience in the automotive industry with a working stint at Daewoo and Honda cars. His job profile at the Volvo Auto India will be to look at service, service training, planning and strategy for dealer expansion and dealer development.
On the appointment of the new team, Tom Von Bonsdorff, Managing Director, Volvo Auto India said "This year has been a promising year for Volvo and we have an aggressive plan to grow further by launching many exciting new models, some of which will be game changers for Volvo in India. The new robust team brings in industry, market and cultural experience with proven track record from different functions and markets. This team will lead our accelerating plans for India."
He also added, "We have an on-track for a 20% Y-O- Y growth this year. As a part of our expansion plan, we are looking at expanding our dealer network aggressively with Pune, Lucknow and Jaipur planned for this calendar year. We seek to increase volume of sales and secure a 10% market share in the luxury car segment