Stellantis, the multinational automotive manufacturing corporation, formed in 2021 on the basis of a 50-50 merger between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the French PSA Group, has announced the heads of the Citroën and Jeep brands in India.
Saurabh Vatsa and Nipun J Mahajan have been given new roles.
Vatsa will be responsible for sales, marketing, aftersales, product planning and PR functions for Citroën in India. He joined PSA in 2018 as senior director - marketing and corporate communications.
Mahajan will be responsible for the sales, marketing, aftersales, product planning and PR functions in India for Jeep. He has been with Jeep for the last five years. He was most recently vice president, sales operations and network development.
The duo will report to Roland Bouchara, CEO and managing director, Stellantis in India. The new, integrated organisation structure has been in place since 7 June.
Bouchara said, “I am pleased to welcome Saurabh and Nipun to our India leadership team. These appointments are a continuation of the seamless integration process that has been well underway since Stellantis was born. Both Saurabh and Nipun brings to their position a series of stellar achievements and rich industry experience from which our customers, partners and the group as a whole will benefit greatly.”