Global mobility technology leader Bombardier Transportation announced today the appointment of Rajeev Joisar as Managing Director for India. In this significant leadership role, Rajeev Joisar will be responsible for the end-to-end mandate of business development and sales through to project execution and services, with customer satisfaction and business growth as priorities.
“For almost two decades, Rajeev Joisar has been a trusted leader and proven business partner for Bombardier and our customers in India, and he is a great addition to our senior team,” said Andrew DeLeone, President of the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India region at Bombardier Transportation. “As the Managing Director for India, Rajeev will nurture and further develop our valuable customer relationships, while growing a sustainable business in India,” he added.
Rajeev Joisar has held various roles with increasing responsibility during his career at Bombardier, and he brings vast experience in managing complex multi-site cross-divisional projects. He has also had management positions in operations, strategic sales, project management and bid management. Most recently, his direction and leadership helped the India team to win two major new contracts with the combined value of more than half-a-billion euro. The first was signed in May 2020 for the Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System, which includes 210 commuter and intracity cars, and the second was signed in the first week of July 2020 for the Agra-Kanpur Metro Project, which includes both rolling stock and signalling.
This appointment brings Bombardier a fresh opportunity to strengthen its business relationships with customers and industry partners across India. Rajeev Joisar has in-depth knowledge of the rail transportation business, coupled with strong leadership skills, commercial acumen and project management expertise. Together with his team, he will focus on developing innovative mobility solutions that delight customers and meet India’s growing need for sustainable transportation.
Rajeev Joisar holds a bachelor’s degree and is a certified engineer with specialization in Electronics and Communications from a recognized university in Vadodara, India.