Honda Siel Cars appoints Hiroshi Shimizu as Director, Sales & Marketing

April 10, 2006 New Delhi

New Delhi, April 10: Honda Siel Cars India (HSCI) has appointed Mr Hiroshi Shimizu as Director, Sales and Marketing, with immediate effect.

Mr Shimizu, who held the post of Senior Advisor, Sales and Marketing, at HSCI for the past three years, will be heading the entire Sales, Marketing and After Sales operations of HSCI. He will report directly to the CEO and President, Mr M. Takedagawa.

Mr. Shimizu is now one of the six directors in the company, who head critical functions in the company, such as Manufacturing, Administration, Finance, Quality and Purchase.

Mr Shimizu has been associated with the Honda brand for nearly 20 years. He brings with him rich sales and marketing experience, having handled domestic Sales in Japan, leading Marketing initiatives at Honda Thailand and subsequently at the Asia and Oceania division of Honda.

Meanwhile, HSCI is also in the process of selecting a person to fill the post of General Manager, Sales and Marketing.