CEO and MD, Renault India
Mr. Venkatram Mamillapalle comes with over 28 years of automotive experience and spearheads Renault’s operations in India and SAARC countries. As the Country CEO and Managing Director, his key responsibility is to lead the group operations and activities in the country, as well as make functional decisions and achieve the growth plans outlined for India, which plays a significant role in the expansion strategy of Groupe Renault.
Venkatram was the head of Renault-Nissan-AVTOVAZ in Russia where he was part of a major transition, steering growth and profitability for the company. Prior to joining Groupe Renault, Venkatram has held several leading positions with various Indian and global OEM’s including Eicher Tractors, Delphi Automotive Systems, Tata Motors, Lombardini India and General Motors (Korea).
Venkatram brings with him vast knowledge of the Indian automotive landscape including Supply chain management, quality, manufacturing and logistics which will enable the company to implement a comprehensive expansion for Renault in India. He has also been part of the Executive Committee, Board and International Boards of the companies in the past.
Venkatram is a Mechanical Engineering from Madurai Kamraj University in Madurai city in Tamil Nadu, India. He is married and has two children. Venkatram loves to travel and explore new and unique destinations.