Tyre maker Goodyear India Limited has rejigged its top echelons with Sandeep Mahajan assuming the role and responsibility of Managing Director of the company with effect from June 01, 2020 for a period of 5 years or up to the date of superannuation or retirement.
Sandeep succeeds Rajeev Anand who was earlier appointed as Managing Director of the company and who will now assume the role of Executive Chairman with effect from June 01, 2020, to September 30, 2020.
In addition, Sandeep has also been appointed as Additional Director with effect from June 01, 2020, to hold office till the conclusion of the next Annual General Meeting.
Sandeep comes with over 29 years of experience ad has launched various brands and products as Vice President in Goodyear India. An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, he began his career with Tata Steel. He has worked with large multinational companies like Tata Steel, Hindustan Unilever, and LG India. Prior to Goodyear, he was associated with LG India as General Manager and had also worked with Hindustan Lever in sales & marketing functions. It is this experience the tyre maker is hoping to leverage for its growth in the next five years.