Rajan Wadhera, President – Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra, has been appointed as the new President of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the Indian automotive industry. He succeeds Dr Abhay Firodia, Chairman, Force Motors Ltd. 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 in New Delhi, India.
The members of SIAM also elected Kenichi Ayukawa, as Vice President of SIAM. Ayukawa is the Managing Director & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India Limited.
Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) has been elected as Treasurer of SIAM. He replaces Kenichi Ayukawa.