Toyota Kirloskar Motor Announces Senior Leadership Changes
Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today announced organisational changes in the company, effective from January 1, 2022.
TKM, which named Raju B. Ketkale as its Executive Vice President, Manufacturing, also appointed Yoshinori Noritake as Executive Vice President and Chief Technical Officer.
Tadashi Asazuma is its new Executive Vice President, Sales & Customer Services.
The company also promoted Swapnesh R. Maru as its Executive Vice President, Finance and Administration, while Vikram Gulati is its new Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Governance.
In another organisational change, Sudeep S. Dalvi has been appointed as the Senior Vice President and Chief Communication Officer.
Masakazu Yoshimura, Managing Director, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, said, “We at TKM, are pleased to announce the realignment of our senior leadership team, aimed at strengthening the organisation while rationalising the management structure based on accountability, complexity and future readiness. As a people centric organisation,TKM has always put high emphasis on recognizing talent who exhibit proficiency while ensuring flexibility in assignment to further enhance competitiveness. This announcement not only recognise the truly significant contributions of the senior leaders, but also allows us to bring diversity within the management team, to nurture ‘One Team Asia’ spirit. I am excited to see this new team in action and I am certain that they will continue TKM’s consistent growth in the industry.”
The company also announced that Mahesh N Salkar, currently serving as its Executive Vice President, will retire on December 31, 2021. (MT)