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Tata Motors forms a new division for electric mobility business

Promotes Shailesh Chandra to lead the vertical.

Tata Motors has set up a new business vertical for electric mobility to capture the opportunities arising out of new mobility trends, the company said.

“Creation of this new business vertical will enable Tata Motors to deliver on its aspiration of providing innovative and competitive e-mobility solutions,” the company said in a statement.

To bring organizational focus and alignment, Tata Motors has announced the appointment of Shailesh Chandra to lead the electric mobility business in addition to his current responsibility.

He has been promoted as president - electric mobility business & corporate strategy, with immediate effect, and will continue to be a member of the executive committee.

“Tata Motors is optimistic about the future of electric vehicles and will play a leading role in the electric mobility evolution in the country. We will also leverage on the capabilities of other Tata group companies to develop the full ecosystem and fasttrack the adoption of e-mobility,” said Guenter Butschek, CEO & Managing Director, Tata Motors, in a statement.

Mr. Chandra has played an instrumental role in leading the project teams to deliver the EESL project, and has been closely working with some of the group companies and other ecosystem partners in his current role.

Tata Motors said it was committed to the government’s vision for electric vehicles by 2030 and would work in a collaborative manner to facilitate faster adoption of electric vehicles and to build a sustainable future for India.

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