Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on 17th December said it has elected Vinod Aggarwal, MD & CEO, VE Commercial Vehicles Limited (VECV) as its new Vice President for 2021-22. Aggarwal will replace Vipin Sondhi, MD & CEO, Ashok Leyland Limited who served as the Vice President of SIAM from September 2020 till date.
“Change in Vice Presidentship has been done due to the resignation of Vipin Sondhi from his position at Ashok Leyland,” the industry body said. In October this year, Aggarwal was also appointed as the President of Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC), replacing Nikunj Sanghi.
Kenichi Ayukawa, President, SIAM, said, “We thank 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 Vinod Aggarwal as the Vice-President. He is an old hand at SIAM and has led as its Treasurer.”