Girish Wagh has been appointed as the ‘Head of Commercial Vehicle Business Unit’ and a member of the Executive Committee (ExCom) in Tata Motors Limited. Prior to the appointment Wagh was the ‘Head of Product Line MHCV’, Tata Motors Limited.
In the statement the company said that “Mr Girish Wagh will take charge of the new responsibilities with immediate effect and will closely work with Mr Ravindra Pisharody for a smooth transition”.
Wagh was heading the product line of medium and heavy commercial vehicles division of Tata Motors. The company also said that he will continue to oversee the MHCV related scope of responsibilities until his replacement is announced.
Wagh is a mechanical engineer from the Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Mumbai and has also done a post-graduate programme in manufacturing from SP Jain Institute of Management and Research before joining Tata Motors in 1992. He also headed the Tata Ace LCV project in the past.