SIAM appoints Mr Vinod Aggarwal as its new Vice President
Mumbai, 17 December 2021: The Executive Committee of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the Indian automobile industry, today elected Mr Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles Limited (VECV) as its new Vice President for the current year 2021-22. VE Commercial Vehicles Limited (VECV) is a joint venture between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors Limited.
Mr Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO, Ashok Leyland Limited served as the Vice President of SIAM from September 2020 till date. Change in Vice Presidentship has been done due to the resignation of Mr Vipin Sondhi from his position at Ashok Leyland.
Mr Kenichi Ayukawa, President SIAM said, “We thank Mr Vipin Sondhi for his valuable and active contribution and leadership as Vice President of SIAM, and wish him all the best for his future endeavours. We welcome Mr Vinod Aggarwal as the Vice-President. He is an old hand at SIAM and has led as the Treasurer.”
The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) is a not-for-profit apex national body representing all major vehicle and vehicular engine manufacturers in India. SIAM works towards supporting the sustainable development of the Indian Automobile Industry with the vision that India emerges as the destination of choice in the world for design and manufacture of automobiles. It also works towards facilitating enhancement of the competitiveness of the Indian Automobile Industry, reducing the cost of vehicles, increasing productivity, and achieving global standards of quality.