Renault India appoints Rajiv Mitra as their new VP

French auto major, Renault has aggressive growth plans for the Indian auto industry is very well known in the auto industry. Earlier today, Renault India…

French auto major, Renault has aggressive growth plans for the Indian auto industry is very well known in the auto industry. Earlier today, Renault India stated that they have appointed Mr Rajiv Mitra as their new Vice President for Communication and Public Affairs. Mr Rajiv Mitra will be reporting directly to Mr Sudhir Rao, Deputy MD and COO, Renault India.

Rajiv Mitra has completed his Masters in Business Administration with a major in Marketing from Clarion University, Pennsylvania, USA. He also holds a Masters in Psychology. Mitra has been working with Renault India since August 2006.

Till this new promotion of his, Mitra was responsible for handling communication, crisis management, product launches, media relations, etc at Renault India. Prior to Renault, Mitra was working with Hyundai India.

Before working with major automotive manufacturers, Mitra used to work as an automotive journalist. He has written columns, been an editor, worked with shows like TopSpeed and Wheelocity in a span of 12 years before shifting to his job at Hyundai India.