Nissan has appointment Arun Malhotra as the new Managing Director for Nissan Motor India, a 100% subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd, Japan. BE in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Malhotra will report to Guillaume Sicard, President – Nissan India Operations. He will be based in Nissan’s Sales & Marketing headquarters in Mumbai.
Malhotra will be responsible for developing business strategies to maximize Nissan’s overall performance, managing product introduction and significantly increasing the presence and accessibility of the Nissan and Datsun brands through continuing network expansion.
Speaking about Malhotra’s appointment, Guillaume Sicard, President – Nissan India Operations said, “Arun Malhotra has a consistent record of high performance and extensive experience in automotive sales, service, and marketing in India. I am happy to have a seasoned leader like him join us to accelerate Nissan’s progress in a dynamic market like India.”
Prior to joining Nissan, Malhotra was the chief of International Sales and Marketing for the automotive and farm sector of Mahindra & Mahindra. With over 30 years of experience in the automotive industry, Malhotra has a proven track record in sales, service, network expansion & development, brand building and customer centric initiatives in reputed automotive organizations including Bajaj Auto, and Maruti Suzuki. He has worked across the length and breadth of India.