Nissan has announced appointment of Arun Malhotra as their new Managing Director.
Malhotra will report to Guillaume Sicard, the President for Nissan India Operations. He will be based in Nissan's Sales and Marketing headquarters, located in Mumbai.
In his new role, Malhotra will be responsible for developing the business strategies and maximize the company's overall performance, managing product introduction and increasing the presence of Nissan and Datsun brands.
Malhotra has a good record of high performance and experience in automobile sales, service and marketing in India.
Before joining Nissan, Malhotra was the head of International sales and marketing for the automotive and farm sector of Mahindra.
Malhotra has more than 30 years of experience in the Automotive industry. The new MD has a good record in sales, service, network expansion and development, brand building and customer centric initiatives with reputed automobile industries like Bajaj Auto and Maruti Suzuki.
His experience comes from working across the length and breadth of India.
Malhotra has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and also an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.