Bengaluru based EV manufacturing company Altigreen has appointed new leaders to three different roles. The company has appointed Girish Lobo as Head- HR, Prashant Sankeshwar as its National Head- Network Development and Indranil Bhattacharyya as GM.
The appointment of Girish comes at a time when the Bengaluru-based company is aggressively expanding its countrywide presence. Finding outstanding talent and nurturing them, is crucial to cater to the rising demand. With over two decades of experience, he will now help the company in employing innovative human capital practices, driving agility and efficiency in HR policies, shaping dynamic environments with robust development frameworks that will enhance the company’s overall strategic plans and directions across segments. Girish has previously worked with Robert Bosch, Delta Electronics, Essilor India, Toyota Boshoku, and Kirloskar Ferrous.
In the new role, Prashant will now help Altigreen in its dealer partner growth with his deep understanding of automotive retail & wholesale businesses. He brings to the table working experience with companies namely Mercedes-Benz India, Toyota Kirloskar Motors, and BPL Limited. With the right set of skills required for the automobile industry, Prashant will look after the dealers’ network development of the company.
Also joining is industry veteran Indranil Bhattacharyya, with over 28 years of experience in vehicle engineering, CAE simulation and project management. He has good knowledge of the development of hydrogen-powered vehicles too. At Altigreen, he is leading a vehicle dynamics and simulation group for performance optimization of existing and future product platforms. Indranil holds an MS in Mechanical System Design and BE in Mechanical Engineering He has previously worked with FEV India, TATA Technologies, Mahindra & Mahindra, Maruti Udyog, and others
With a B.Com. and Master’s in Social Work, Girish in his illustrious career has managed greenfield projects from start-up, through growth and maturity phases by building HR strategies for the blue and white collared workforce and managing talent acquisition requirements across divisions.
Commenting on all the appointments, Amitabh Saran, Founder and CEO of Altigreen Propulsion Labs said, “We are really happy to have such experienced individuals on board with us. We believe their experience and knowledge will help us take both Altigreen and EV adoption in the country to new heights…we are confident that the top leadership will add great value to the company.”