Continental names Dr Dirk Abendroth as new CTO

Continental has appointed Dr Dirk Abendroth (43) as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the future Continental Automotive group sector effective January 1, 2019. By the end of next year, Continental will unite the technologies for autonomous driving and connected mobility in this sector. Abendroth will assume responsibility for the associated global research and development function. […]

Zac Hollis is the new Sales Director of SKODA AUTO India

SKODA AUTO India has appointed Zac Hollis as the Director – Sales, Service & Marketing with effect from November 1, 2018. He will replace Ashutosh Dixit who will take on an international role within the Volkswagen Group, and will report to ŠKODA AUTO India’s Managing Director Gurpratap Boparai. Hollis brings with him extensive international experience from […]

Satyakam Arya succeeds Erich Nesselhauf as MD & CEO at DICV

Daimler Trucks announces a change in leadership with its successful commercial vehicle business in India: As of November 1st 2018, Mr. Satyakam Arya (45), currently Head of Customer Services at Daimler Trucks Asia and Chairman of PABCO Ltd., will take over as Managing Director and CEO of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV). He will succeed Mr. […]

Ram Venkataramani Takes Over As ACMA President

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), the apex body representing India’s auto component manufacturing industry, announced the appointment of Ram Venkataramani, Managing Director, India Piston Rings as its President of ACMA while Deepak Jain, Managing Director, Lumax Industries Ltd. as Vice President for the term 2018-19. The announcement was made at the 58th Annual […]

Leadership Change At DICV

Erich Nesselhauf, who has been Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) since June 2014, will return to Germany to take over global responsibility for Manufacturing Engineering at Daimler Trucks’ headquarters effective 1st October 2018. His successor will be announced in due course. Erich Nesselhauf joined Daimler Trucks’ Indian project organization […]