Bombardier Transportation has announced the appointment of Rajeev Joisar as managing director for India.
In his new role, Rajeev will be responsible for the end-to-end process of business development and sales through to project execution and services, making customer satisfaction and business growth his priorities.
Andy DeLeone, president of the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India region at Bombardier Transportation, said: “For almost two decades, Rajeev Joisar has been a trusted leader and proven business partner for Bombardier and our customers in India, and he is a great addition to our senior team.
“As the managing director for India, Rajeev will nurture and further develop our valuable customer relationships, while growing a sustainable business in India.”
During his career at Bombardier, Rajeev has held various roles with increasing responsibility, so he brings vast experience in managing complex multi-site cross-divisional projects. He has also had management positions in operations, strategic sales, project management and bid management.
Most recently, Rajeev’s direction and leadership helped the India team to win two major new contracts with the combined value of more than €500 million. The first, for 210 commuter and intracity cars for the Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System, was signed in May 2020, while the second, which includes both rolling stock and signalling for the Agra-Kanpur Metro project, was signed in the first week of July 2020.
Rajeev Joisar holds a bachelor’s degree and is a certified engineer with specialisation in Electronics and Communications from a recognized university in Vadodara, India.