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  • SIAM appoints Rajan Wadhera as its new President

    06/09/2018 | New Delhi

    New Delhi, 6 September: The Executive Committee of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the Indian automotive industry, today elected Mr Rajan Wadhera as its new President. He is also the President – Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra.

    He succeeds Dr Abhay Firodia, Chairman, Force Motors Ltd. Mr Wadhera has been SIAM’s Vice President till now.

    The election for new office bearers was conducted during the Executive Committee Meeting, which was held after SIAM’s Annual General Meeting today.

    The members of SIAM also elected Mr Kenichi Ayukawa, as Vice President of SIAM. Mr Ayukawa has been Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited since April 1, 2013.

    Mr Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has been elected as Treasurer of SIAM. He replaces Mr Kenichi Ayukawa.

    About SIAM


    The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) is a not-for-profit apex national body representing all major vehicle and vehicular engine manufacturers in India. SIAM works towards supporting sustainable development of the Indian Automobile Industry with the vision that India emerges as the destination of choice in the world for design and manufacture of automobiles. It also works towards facilitating enhancement of the competitiveness of the Indian Automobile Industry, reducing cost of vehicles, increasing productivity and achieving global standards of quality.


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