Lamborghini India has announced the appointment of Sharad Agarwal as the new Head of the company with immediate effect. The Italian automaker also confirmed that its first-ever SUV - Lamborghini URUS - would be launched in 2018 in India. Agarwal has a rich experience of 15 years in the automotive spectrum and has been associated with renowned brands like Audi India, Field Forces, Zuari Industries, TVS Motor Company and Mahindra First Choice.
"It's indeed a pleasure to welcome Sharad as the Head of Lamborghini India. Sharad comes with 15 years of experience in the automotive industry and his expertise and contribution will allow us to further strengthen the brand in a market Lamborghini considers strategic and one of the most promising thanks to the already announced arrival of the Lamborghini SUV, URUS, announced in 2018," said Andrea Baldi, General Manager of Automobili Lamborghini Asia Pacific. In his new role as the Head of Lamborghini India, he would drive the entire spectrum of activities for Lamborghini in India, overseeing the functions of sales, marketing, after sales and network development.
Sharad will bring his strategic and strong business understanding to further strengthen Lamborghini's positioning within the Indian auto industry. Sharad's exceptional attention to detail in everything will help the brand to focus on growth and excellence. Prior to his appointment, Agarwal has been associated with Audi India since May 2012 as Head of Corporate Sales, fleet and leasing and financial services and moved as Head of Field Forces in 2013.