Kapila Perrera, 53, is new Head of After Sales at Porsche India. He will assume his position with immediate effect and will be reporting to Anil Reddi, Director of Porsche India. Perrera will be responsible for all After Sales related activities which include setting up of technical expertise, recruitment of qualified After Sales staff and training officers besides management of spare parts stocks and other logistics related activities. He will also be responsible for taking care of Porsche car warranty process in India.
Perrera is well versed with After Sales. He was After Sales Manager Porsche Center, Kuwait from 2003 to 2007 after which he was Head of After Sales at Zubair Automotive in Oman where he operated with a staff of 1200 across 24 dealerships in the country. Perrera has a task ahead of him which will include setting out building a solid service foundation for the Porsche brand in India. Porsche sold 51 cars in Indian in November 2012 while total sales in October-November totaled 144 units.
Commenting on the appointment, Anil Reddi, Director of Porsche India, said: “Kapila Perrera brings with him a wealth of experience in the automotive service environment. With his extensive know-how, he will be a valuable asset, as we set about building a solid service foundation for the Porsche brand in India.”