TNI || New Delhi || 15th Nov 2021
Ashok Leyland has confirmed that its board has inducted Shom Ashok Hinduja as an Additional Director.
Shom is the third generation member of the Hinduja family. He is the son of Ashok P Hinduja, the current chairman of the Hinduja Group of Companies- India.
Besides the new role that has been given to Shom, he is currently the President of Alternative Energy and Sustainability Initiatives of the group that is today regarded to be a diversified transnational conglomerate.
He is also involved in the execution of initiatives that concern sustainability across group companies.
He has spearheaded the group’s entrance into the alternative energy sector and is also the chairman of the renewable energy business.
Dheeraj Hinduja, Ashok Leyland Chairman said that the inclusion of Shom in the board will enhance the sustainability of the company and also have new generation transformational initiatives in place given his expertise.
Significantly, under Shom, the next generation transformation spaces such as cyber security, battery technology etc., are being ventured into.