Gurugram: Indian automotive industry, BMW Group India’s President and Chief Executive Officer Rudratej Singh passed away on Monday. The unfortunate news was announced by BMW India Group.
The reason for the sudden demise is yet to be ascertained, however several reports claim that he suffered a massive cardiac arrest.
“BMW Group India, with profound sorrow, announces the demise of Rudratej Singh (46), President and Chief Executive Officer on 20 April 2020. The cause behind the sudden and unexpected demise is yet to be ascertained. Our prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult period. He will always be remembered as an inspiring and compassionate human being,” an official statement said.
“Rudratej Singh joined BMW Group India on 1 August 2019. His transformational vision and strategic orientation played a crucial role in navigation of BMW Group India in a challenging business environment. His demise comes at a crucial junction when BMW Group India was in midst of implementing strategic measures for strengthening the dealer network across India,” it added.
Arlindo Teixeira, Chief Financial Officer, BMW Group India has been appointed as the President (act.) in the interim.