In the technology driven marketplace, automotive vehicles and parts manufacturing represents one of the largest global markets. The industry has adopted the global standards, which was manifested in the increasing output and exports of the sector.
Between 1998-99 and 2003-04, output of commercial vehicles has grown 2.8 times compared to the 2.2 times increase in passenger cars. Furthermore, two-wheeler output continues to dominate the volume statistics of the sector. In 2003-04, for every passenger car turned out by the sector, there were 7 two-wheelers produced. In the two wheeler segment, there is a greater preference for motorcycles followed by scooters, with both production and domestic sales of motorcycles increasing at faster rates than for scooters in the current and previous years.
The Automobile market is fast evolving into a competitive and increasingly sophisticated arena. The needs of the customers are being met with greater efficiency and customisation. Almost all the major Global players in the Automobile and auto-components industry are setting up manufacturing plants in India to meet the domestic as well as global demand. The industry’s highly competitive environment translates into a strong demand for senior management who can successfully steer companies through challenging times. This trend has positioned India as the hotbed of talent for the Automobile industry.
At Ross Warner we have been addressing mandates in the areas of Research and Development, manufacturing, construction, operations, information technology, corporate management, human resources, production, body shop, maintenance, mechanical engineering, sales and service, marketing, finance, customer care, design, etc. We understand the industry and its requirements very comprehensively and our team of consultants with a robust background of the industry across the different levels of the value chain ensures that we work on these mandates very efficiently.