Toyota India’s Mr. Sandeep Singh moves to Toyota Motor Asia Pacific

New Delhi, January 31st, 2014: Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. (TKM) today announced its new organization structure, which will be effective from 1st April, 2014. Mr. Sandeep Singh, the Deputy Managing Director (Sales, Marketing, Customer Service & Commercial Divisions) of TKM will be moving on to Toyota Motor Asia Pacific Engineering & Manufacturing (TMAP-EM), headquartered at Bangkok, as Executive Managing Coordinator.

Toyota India's Mr. Sandeep Singh moves to Toyota Motor Asia PacificIn his new role, Mr Singh will head the Planning Group at TMAP- EM. His role in TMAP-EM is effective from 1st April 2014.

Simultaneously, Mr. N Raja, Senior Vice President and Mr. Akitoshi Takemura, Senior Managing Coordinator will jointly take charge of Sales & Marketing functions at TKM.

Mr. T. S. Jaishankar, Executive Vice President & Director will be responsible for Commercial functions and Mr. Hitoshi Iwanaga, Senior Vice President will take charge of Customer Service functions.

Overview of TKM:

Company name Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited
Equity participation TMC: 89%, Kirloskar group: 11%
Number of employees Approx. 6,400 +
Land area Aprox. 432 acres (approx.1,700,000 m2)
Building area 74,000 m2
Total Installed Production capacity Upto 3,10,000 units

Overview of TKM 1st Plant

Established October 1997 (start of production: December 1999)
Location Suburb of Bangalore, Karnataka State
Products Innova, Fortuner manufactured in India.

Prado, Land Cruiser and Prius imported as CBUs.

Installed Production capacity Upto 1,00,000 units

Overview of TKM 2nd Plant

Location On the site of Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited (on the outskirts of Bangalore, Karnataka State)
Products Corolla Altis, Etios, Etios Liva, Camry, Camry Hybrid
Start of production December 2010
Installed Production capacity Upto 2,10,000 units