Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. (TKM) today announced the proposed appointment of Mr. Naomi Ishii as their new Managing Director. Ishii has spent over two decades at Toyota Motor Corporation primarily in Human Resources and Business Planning Divisions.
In his current position as General Manager at Toyota, he oversees the Product & Business Planning divisions. The current Managing Director & CEO of Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Mr. Hiroshi Nakagawa will move back to Japan. The company has 2 manufacturing facilities, both of which are located in the suburbs of Bangalore, Karnataka and employ over 6400 people.
The formal appointment of the new Managing Director will be made at the meeting of the Board of Directors of Toyota Kirloskar Motor, scheduled to be held on the 6th of January, 2014.