Mahindra announces new leadership team under Dr. Pawan Goenka


Regroups businesses under 3 sectors, Automotive, Farm Equipment and newly formed Agriculture Sectors

Rajan Wadhera appointed President, Automotive Sector, following Pravin Shah’s retirement

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, today announced a restructuring of its businesses under Dr. Pawan Goenka, Managing Director, M&M Ltd. The company formed a new sector, the Agriculture Sector. This is in addition to its two existing sectors, namely – Automotive and Farm Equipment Sectors.

The company has also announced the appointment of Mr. Rajan Wadhera as the incoming President of the Automotive Sector. Mr. Wadhera will take over from Pravin Shah, the current President & Chief Executive (Automotive) M&M Ltd, as he retires on March 31, 2017.

Subsequent to the restructuring announcement, the respective business heads have also been re-designated.

Accordingly, Rajesh Jejurikar will now be the President of the Farm Equipment Sector and Ashok Sharma, the President, of the Agriculture Sector.  All three sector Presidents in their respective capacities will report to Dr. Pawan Goenka. All changes will be effective April 1, 2017.

Mahindra Trucks and Buses and the Construction Equipment businesses will now be an integral part of the Automotive Sector and will report to Mr. Rajan Wadhera.

Economic Times. In 2014, Mahindra featured on the Forbes Global 2000, a comprehensive listing of the world’s largest, most powerful public companies, as measured by revenue, profit, assets and market value. The Mahindra Group also received the Financial Times ‘Boldness in Business’ Award in the ‘Emerging Markets’ category in 2013.