Nov 20, 2012
Inderjit Sial is the new President & Managing Director of Textron India. He succeeds N.R. Mohanty who is retiring after 6 years of service with the company.
Inderjit is responsible for advancing the company’s globalization strategy in the region and with supporting Textron business units with their growth, business development, engineering and sourcing initiatives. He is also responsible for managing overall relationship with the Indian Government and Indian Military Services.
His most recent position was managing director of SAAB India Technologies, a position he held since 2010, after having joined SAAB in 2008 as vice president industrial cooperation. At SAAB, Inderjit was responsible for government relations as well as business development for a broad range of product lines covering defense and civil aerospace. He was instrumental in establishing SAAB’s industrial partnerships and JV’s with various Indian industries.
Prior to his role at SAAB, Inderjit held a number of positions in the aerospace and defense trade arena, including country head of Sukab AB, from 1989 to 1993, as well managing his own entrepreneurial venture , Rollscon, involved in trade development, industrial cooperation and offset, from 1995 to 2008.