Gautam Kumar has been elevated to the position of Director-Independent & Emerging Business AB SKF out of Sweden.
He has confirmed this development through a social media post by saying, “A New Chapter Unfolds, Mingled with a Tinge of Bittersweet Goodbye. While I’m excited for the new challenges and opportunities, I’m also filled with mixed emotions as I bid farewell to my incredible team at SKF, India & South East Asia. The memories and bonds we’ve created are irreplaceable. I’ll miss you all dearly.To my future team globally – Independent & Emerging Business, I can’t wait to meet you and embark on this journey together. Let’s make magic happen!Thank you to everyone who has been a part of my journey. Let’s stay connected as I embrace this new chapter.”
Prior to taking over this new responsibility, Gautam was associated as CHRO-Industrial Region, ISEA I Business Director- Industrial Business, SGP, MLY and Philippines for about a year with the group in India. He joined the group in Feb. 22.
Gautam is a strategic Human Resource leader with broad international experience spanning India, China, Hong-Kong , Australia & South East Asia. He has managed Industrial & Employee Relation and successfully shut one manufacturing unit and successfully facilitated transition of two plant sell off & managed multiple global manufacturing footprint across Emerging Asia.