Lakshminarayan will serve as an independent director on the board of EKA Mobility, an electric car and technology firm subsidiary of Pinnacle Industries Limited.
Lakshminarayan provides decades of expertise in leadership, notably in the international automobile sector. He has worked with organizations like Bosch and Tata Motors for over 35 years.
He spent more than 22 years with Bosch, serving as an executive board member and in senior roles in Germany and India. His current board memberships include ZF CVS (Ind) Ltd, TVS Automotive, TVS Automotive Solutions, TVS Electronics, Sansera Engineering, Wendt India, and Brose Automotive India, among many others, according to a press release from EKA mobility.
According to a press release, B Anil Baliga, a former vice-president of bus & applications at Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV), was recently named president. Lakshminarayan’s appointment comes after Rashmi Urdhwareshe, president of SAE India and a former director of ARAI, was appointed to the board earlier this year.