Piyush Arora, an industry veteran with over 30 years of automotive experience, is the Managing Director and CEO of Škoda Auto Volkswagen India.
Responsible for the Indian region of Volkswagen Group’s five passenger vehicle brands - Volkswagen, Škoda, Audi, Porsche and Lamborghini, Piyush plays an instrumental role in implementing the Group’s global growth strategy in the region.
Piyush began his career with Tata Motors in 1989 as GET. He later moved on to various manufacturing related functions for next 6 years.
He joined Mercedes-Benz India in 1995, where he held several senior positions including the Supervisory Board positions at Mercedes-Benz Indonesia and Mercedes-Benz Vietnam, while overseeing their operations.
Most recently, he oversaw the Operations business for Mercedes-Benz India as its Executive Director and Head of Operations.
A Mechanical Engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Piyush holds an International Business Diploma from Symbiosis International University in Pune.